Articles By Jamie Nesbitt Golden

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

What If Corner Stores Were Also Community Centers? ‘Roopster Roux’ Author Brings Gas Station/Literary Center To South Side

A crime-fighting, book-loving rooster will be the face of a new gas station opening in Chicago Lawn this winter.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

With Black Women In Mind, Sista Afya Aims To Make Mental Health Services More Accessible In South Shore

"Finding a therapist that looks like you is hard, and when you go to therapy you essentially want someone you can relate to," said Latania J. Franklin, a therapist at the new Sister Afya center.

Roseland, Pullman Primary category in which blog post is published

South Side’s First Food Hall Opens In Pullman Featuring 3 African-American Chefs: ‘We Did Something Here. We Really Did’

Laine's Bake Shop, Exquisite Catering and Events and Majani Soulful Vegan Cuisine set up shop in the 111th Gateway Retail Center.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

Long-Awaited Shop & Save At Jeffery Plaza To Open This Fall: ‘There Were A Lot Of Rumors, A Lot Of Skepticism,’ Hairston Says

Ald. Leslie Hairston (5th) took a victory lap Wednesday morning with Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the owners of Shop & Save.

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

Need A Summer Job? McDonald’s Is Hiring 2,400 Workers In Chicago — And Easing Its College Scholarship Requirements

Employees can get up to $3,000 in college money after three months. Previously, a McDonald's employee needed to be on the job for nine months.