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.

South Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Student Protesters Demand Lightfoot Live Up To Campaign Promises On Environmental Protection

Members of several youth groups protested outside the mayor’s City Hall offices to call for Lightfoot to reinstate a city department of environment to fight pollution and address climate change.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

‘Justice For Kenny’ Protest Planned Outside Richard’s Bar, Where Barista Was Stabbed To Death

The man who killed Kenny Paterimos was initially arrested by police but later released without being charged. Friends and family demand to know why.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

What Will Replace Auburn Gresham’s Closed Sav-A-Lot? Alderman Courting Multiple Grocers

Ald. David Moore hopes to fill the vacancy left by the discount grocer as soon as possible.