The inside of the new coffee shop, opening Friday at 3185 N. Elston Ave. Provided

Avondale Coffee Club Brings Mid-Century Modern Vibe — And Menu Full Of Local Goodies — To Elston Avenue

The new spot, from husband-and-wife team Rick and Tiffany Chavez, will sell coffee from Reprise Coffee Roasters and grub from Food First Chicago.

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Should Pilsen Become A Historic Landmark District? Some Say City Is Trying To ‘Shove This Down Our Throats’

The process initially was set to extend late into the summer, but was expedited after someone tried to demolish three buildings in the proposed district.

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Concrete From CTA Wall Falls And Crushes Two Cars

The concrete was from a retaining wall and there are no reported injuries.

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Field Museum Researchers Remade A 1,000-Year-Old Peruvian Beer After Analyzing Ceramic Artifacts

An ale inspired by the ancient beer will be released in Chicago stores and bars this summer.