Jennifer and Cory Barnes, owners of South Shore Brew (far right), were joined by Ald. Greg Mitchell (7th); Tonya Triche, president, South Shore Chamber of Commerce; and Cory L. Thames, deputy director, Community Engagement at Obama Foundation at the groundbreaking for South Shore Brew.Provided by Jennifer Barnes

South Shore Brew Bringing Community-Focused Cafe To Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Old Office Building

Jennifer and Cory Barnes' cafe will bring coffee, food and job opportunities for young people to 71st and Yates.

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Work Begins On Affordable Housing Project Next To Logan Square Blue Line

In lieu of a traditional ground-breaking ceremony, the developer is putting out a series of videos that highlight the significance of the project and the community effort to get it built.

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Wisconsin Is Back On Chicago’s Quarantine List: ‘Think Twice About Going To Wisconsin Right Now’

The order means anyone coming from Wisconsin to Chicago must quarantine for 14 days, though there are exceptions for people commuting for work.