Wrigley Field Restoration Update: Rooftop Owners File Lawsuit

According to multiple reports and as expected, eight members of the Wrigleyville Rooftop Association filed a lawsuit Thursday against the City of Chicago and the Commission on Chicago Landmarks to overturn the city’s approval of the team’s plan to expand, restore and renovate Wrigley Field. The lawsuit does not include the Chicago Cubs. Crain’s Chicago […]

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Wrigley Field Restoration Update: Cubs Could Reportedly Break Ground in the Next Couple of Weeks

According to a report from Paul Sullivan, the Cubs will break ground on the “new underground home clubhouse in the next couple of weeks.” The Cubs received unanimous approval from the Landmarks Commission last Thursday on the team’s revised plans to restore, expand and renovate Wrigley Field. The new clubhouse is scheduled to be completed […]

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Wrigley Field Restoration Update: Landmarks Commission Unanimously Approved Revised Wrigley Plan

The Cubs received unanimous approval from the Commission on Chicago Landmarks on the team’s revised plan to restore, expand and renovate Wrigley Field. The Landmarks Commission approved seven outfield signs, five more than the two that were approved a year ago. The Cubs received approval for a large video board in left field and a […]

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Wrigley Field Restoration Update: Cubs Reportedly Meet Mayor’s Request to Change Wrigley Plans

The Cubs are scheduled to present the team’s revised plans to expand Wrigley Field at the Landmarks Commission Thursday and according to a report from the Tribune, the Cubs have agreed to make further changes to the revised plan that was made at the request of Mayor Rahm Emanuel. The Tribune reported the latest proposal […]

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Wrigley Field Restoration Update: Mayor Encourages Cubs and Rooftops to Continue Negotiations

The Cubs are on the Landmarks Commission’s scheduled Thursday to present the team’s revised plans to expand Wrigley Field. But the revised plans have met opposition from the neighborhood and the rooftop owners and according to multiple reports Tuesday afternoon, Mayor Rahm Emanuel addressed the latest with Wrigley Field. Mayor Emanuel “encouraged” the Cubs and […]

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Wrigley Field Restoration Update: Rooftops Won’t Sue if Number of OF Signs Reduced, Cubs Moving Forward with Revised Plan

According to multiple reports, the Wrigleyville Rooftop Association has agreed not to pursue legal action against the Cubs for blocking the views of the rooftops if the team goes back to the sign package that was approved last year by the Landmarks Commission and install only two outfield signs. The rooftop owners have reached out […]

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Day One of the 2014 Cubs Convention: The Future is Bright

The past, present and more importantly the future was on display Friday at the 29th Annual Cubs Convention. The theme of this year’s convention is ‘The Party of the Century Celebrating 100 Years of Wrigley Field’ and the team has several events planned for the year-long celebration that will be unveiled on Saturday. While the […]

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A Side of Cubs Videos for Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving from the CCO! It’s truly hard to believe the fourth Thursday in November has rolled around again. I’m beginning to sound like my parents, but where does the time go? So for those looking for their ‘Daily Cubs Fix’ on this day filled with family, friends, food and football, here are a few […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 04/08/13

Game Seven: Cubs (2-4) vs. Brewers (1-5) Game Time – 1:20pm CDT Coverage – TV: WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 183/844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Edwin Jackson (0-1, 3.60/0.80) vs. Marco Estrada (0-0, 7.20/1.80) Weather permitting … The Chicago Cubs will play the first game of the season at Wrigley […]

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Update on Wrigley Field Renovations

According to a report from DNAinfo.com, the Cubs presented their plan for potential upgrades to Wrigley Field and the surrounding area at a meeting of the West Lakeview Neighbors organization on Tuesday evening. Jennifer Dedes Nowak, the Cubs’ manager of community outreach, grants and donations, led the meeting that included a short video of the […]

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