Join the Crop Mob at Radical Root; Dolinsky Passes Out Free Fro-Yo Tonight
Grayslake: Interested in seeing what it's really like to run a farm? The Green City Market Junior Board is organizing a "Crob Mob" to help out Radical Root Organic Farm on Saturday, August 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Guests are advised to wear clothes that they wouldn't mind getting dirty. Check out the Facebook page to see how to sign up and for carpooling information. [Facebook]
Wicker Park: To help support Meals on Wheels, Steve Dolinsky will hand out free fro-yo tonight from 6 to 8 p.m. at the corner of Damen and Milwaukee. Look for him in the "big yogurt truck." [SteveDolinsky/Twitter via The Feast]
Roscoe Village: Mariano's Fresh Market opens tomorrow at 6 a.m. Located where a Dominick's used to stand, this is the first location for the grocery store in the city limits. [Grub Street]
Lakeview * : Native Foods Cafe may have just opened its first Chicago location a week ago in Wicker Park, but the meat-free establishment is already set to open a second location in Lakeview at 1023 West Belmont Avenue on August 30. [Grub Street]
*This post has been corrected to show that Native Foods Cafe is opening in Lakeview, not Lincoln Park.