A "no trespassing" sign was put up at Vice District Brewing's South Loop taproom.Sam Hulick/Facebook

Vice District Brewing Closes South Loop Taproom While Facing Eviction: ‘We’re Not Throwing In The Towel’

The brewery is co-owned Curtis Tarver II, who was elected state representative last fall in the 25th District, which covers much of the South Side's lakefront neighborhoods.

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With Cooking Parties On Hold, Get In The Kitchen Brings In Sidelined Chefs To Launch Their Own Takeout Menus

Owner Jason Bailin started renting his space to furloughed chefs so they can offer prepared meals and home cooking kits.

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Avondale Hackerspace Volunteers Make More Than 4,500 Face Shields For Essential Workers

"The fact that we had so many people who were desperate for anything to protect them against getting infected just cried out for whatever help anyone could lend."

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Health Care ‘Superheroes’ From Around The World Share Real Stories Of Fighting Coronavirus, Thanks To An Uptown Doctor

The Healthcare Heroes Project highlights stories of doctors and nurses on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic.