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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Lightfoot Era Dawns In Chicago — ‘We Are Going To Transform Our City’

Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot is set to become the 56th mayor of Chicago Monday.

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As Successor Sworn In, Rogers Park’s Longest Serving Alderman Says Thanks, Reflects On 28 Years

Joe Moore was defeated by Maria Hadden, who will become the 49th Ward's new alderman Monday.