Pete Ternes (left), co-founder of Middle Brow Beer Co., has enlisted the help of longtime friend and social worker Alison Larkin (right) to help get the brewery's workforce development program off the ground.Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

Middle Brow Bungalow Seeking People At-Risk For Gun Violence To Work At Their New Logan Brewpub

The folks behind the brew pub, now open at 2840 W. Armitage Ave., also plan to hire an on-site social worker.

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Dog Park Planned For Jefferson Park Stalls As Ald. Gardiner Pulls Plug On Funding

Now-former Ald. John Arena (45th) promised a group advocating for a dog park at Austin-Foster Park $100,000. But new Ald. Jim Gardiner says hundreds of neighbors oppose the plan.

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Another One: DJ Khaled Brings Miami Soul Food Franchise To Austin

Miami's DJ Khaled opened The Licking this week at 5045 W. Madison St., thrilling West Siders with its unique spin on soul food.