District Brew Yards opens Friday at 417 N. Ashland Ave. on the Near West Side.

District Brew Yards, Home To 3 Small Breweries, Joining Near West Side’s Growing Beer Scene

The collective will house production of Burnt City Brewing, Around the Bend Beer Co. and Bold Dog Beer Co. brews in an area of the city known for craft beer production.

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Cops Kick Runners, Cyclists Out Of Park Near Lakefront After Chicagoans Ignore Coronavirus Closure

Mayor Lori Lightfoot ordered the lakefront and adjacent parks closed after crowds ignored social distancing guidelines last week.

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Another 42 People Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As Surge In Cases Worsens

There have now been 141 deaths in Illinois from the pandemic and 6,980 confirmed cases. The latter is a jump of 986 cases since Tuesday.