Katy Pizza and Michelle Foik (right), co-owners of Eris Brewery & Cider House.Alex Hernandez/ Block Club Chicago

Built Big From The Start, Women-Owned Eris Brewery & Cider House Will Soon Start Tapping Ciders At Chicago Bars

After a solid first year, Eris owners say the business is on track to grow into its massive home in an old Masonic temple on Irving Park Road.

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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.