A sign for Ina Mae Tavern & Packaged Goods went up earlier this week in the window of the former Beachwood Inn. [Leah Root]

Former Beachwood Inn Will Soon Be A Southern-Inspired Bar and Restaurant

A Wicker Park watering hole since 1950, Beachwood Inn closed in June 2015. The space has been empty since then.

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Inside Independence Library — Irving Park’s First-Ever Permanent Public Library (PHOTOS)

The new library's includes an early-learning play space for children and a YOUmedia space for teens.

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Scabby The Rat, A Chicago Icon, Could Get Outlawed By Trump Appointee: Report

"We named him, we raised him, and we have defended his rights in federal court before," Local 150 posted on Facebook.

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Police Say Same Burglar Hit 11 Lincoln Park Homes In Past Month

The most recent burglaries happened last week, police said.