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First Look at Humboldt Park's Newest Coffee Shop, C.C. Ferns

C.C. Ferns Coffee, 2806 W. Augusta Blvd. is a cozy spot located toward the back end of the California Clipper (hence the "C.C." name). The cafe is pouring La Colombe coffee and espresso products but also offers a small range of cigars and alcoholic beverages, including "boozy steamers."

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Cinco de Mayo dining, drinking specials

...m. May 1. There will be complimentary trolley rides among three of its establishments. Frontier (1072 N. Milwaukee Ave., 773-772-4322) features $3 tacos, elotes and Dos Equis, $5 Milagro tequila and Paloma...

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Commonwealth Tavern (2000 W. Roscoe St., 773-697-7965) offers a $6 queso fundido special along with $6 Milagro margaritas and $3 Corona and Corona Light.

Kanela Breakfast Club in Lakeview (3231 N. Clark St., 773-248-1622), Old Town (1552 N. Wells St., 312-255-1206) and Wicker Park...

Kanela Breakfast Club in Lakeview (3231 N. Clark St., 773-248-1622), Old Town (1552 N. Wells St., 312-255-1206) and Wicker Park (1408 N. Milwaukee Ave., 773-661-1010) feature a...

...773-248-1622), Old Town (1552 N. Wells St., 312-255-1206) and Wicker Park (1408 N. Milwaukee Ave., 773-661-1010) feature a breakfast quesadilla ($10) comprising scrambled eggs, chorizo, black beans, corn...

Nacional 27 (325 W. Huron St., 312-664-2727) celebrates on May 1, 2 and 4 with Mexican menu specials, including...

...made with Milagro Tequila, Dos Equis, lime, sour mix and triple sec. Lottie’s Pub (1925 W. Cortland, 773-489-0738) offers the same drink specials, along with $6 tacos and Dos Equis...

...same drink specials, along with $6 tacos and Dos Equis is $3.50. The Pony (1638 W. Belmont, 773-828-5055) hosts a free Milagro brand sampling beginning at 8 p.m. There...

Roof on the Wit (201 N. State St., 312-239-9502) offers shrimp or steak tacos ($16), chips and salsa ($11) and queso...

Stretch Bar & Grill (3485 N. Clark St., 773-755-3980) features $2 tacos and $3 Corona, Corona Light and Modelo and half-off tequila.

Tuscany (1014 W. Taylor St., 312-829-1990) features $5 pizza selections, including its margherita with tomatoes, mozzarella, basil and...

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Brendan Sodikoff Stealthily Opens Humboldt Park Coffee Shop

Brendan Sodikoff's taken another step in his quest to transform that Humboldt Park intersection of California Avenue and Augusta Boulevard. This time it's through a stealthy opening of a new coffee shop. This morning the Hogsalt restauranteur announced the opening of C.C. Ferns Coffee.

There's a void for coffee drinkers in the area as Knockbox Cafe closed in the fall due to increased rent at 1001 N. California Ave. The building's landlord has been working with Sodifkoff to remake the intersection.

...morning seeking comment. But it appears through photos that they're pouring Intelligentsia coffees at 2806 W. Augusta Blvd. Photos also reveal some rather decadent-looking donuts available, as well as various beverage syrups...

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Chicago Grand Neighbors are concerned: GrandBar having 4th deleterious impact hearing

...known as Betty's Blue Star Lounge, 1600 W Grand Ave., at the corner of Grand and Ashland, has been a point of concern for neighbors for sometime. A 4 a.m. licensed...

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...and Consumer Protection (BACP). It is being held at 10 a.m. in City Hall, 121 N. La Salle Street, Room 805...

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Sam Prekop @ Empty Bottle

Sam Prekop celebrates the release of his latest album, The Republic, with a show at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N. Western Ave., tonight at 6pm. Cleared and Good Willsmith open. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door. 21+

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The weekly art gallery crawl: April 24-26

Roots & Culture - 1034 N. Milwaukee Ave. Magalie Guerin and Ross Normandin. Reception 6-9pm.

THE MISSION - 1431 W. Chicago Ave. Mental Lanscape, work by Mariana Sissia; Kal Pani, work by Maya Mackrandilal. Reception 6-8pm.

DfbrL8r - 1463 W. Chicago Ave. Double Dialogues, work by Manuel Vason and collaborators. Reception 8-11pm.

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Aspect/Ratio - 119 N. Peoria St. I Will Be Your Guide for This Session, work by Einat Amir. Reception 5-8pm.

Chicago Art Department - 1932 S. Halsted St. Confessions. Reception 7-11pm.

Comfort Station - 2579 N. Milwaukee Ave. When Are We?, work by Heinz Flores. Reception 8:30-10:30pm.

Co-Prosperity Sphere - 3219 S. Morgan St. VersionFest 15 / 100 Watts. Reception 10pm-2am.

Logan Center for the Arts - 915 E. 60th St. Go Away, Ghost Ship!, work by Alex Calhoun, Sara Rouse, Zachary Harvey, and Autumn Elizabeth Clark. Reception 6-8pm.

Morpho Gallery - 5216 N. Damen Ave. 10th Annual Juried Photography Exhibit. Reception 5:30-8:30pm.

Sullivan Galleries - 33 S. State St. MFA Show. Reception 7-9pm.

Valerie Carberry Gallery - 875 N. Michigan Ave. #2510. Inland Antic, work by Josh Dihle. Reception 6-8pm.

Zolla/Lieberman Gallery - 325 W. Huron St. Interval & Ratio, work by John Fraser; Beyond the Soviet Union, work by Vadim Katznelson. Reception 5-8pm.

Andrew Rafacz Gallery - 835 W. Washington Ave. Nebula Winners, work by Erik Frydenborg. Reception 4-6pm.

House - 4929 S. Campbell St.Nineteen, work by Victoria Fried, Alec Rudek, Georgia Notin, Matthew Ryan, Tyler Lumm, Loren Ibach, Luis Mejico, Patt Knerr, MR NICE GUY and Jen Page. Reception 6-10pm.

Slow - 2153 W. 21st St. Loo Presents: We; Snuff. Reception 6-9pm.

The Hills Esthetic Center - 128 N. Campbell St. The Mayor, work by Marcel Alcala. Reception 6pm.

ADDS DONNA - 4223 W. Lake St. A.R. is not invited, work by Magda Tothova. Reception 1-4pm.

Julius CĂŚsar - 3311 W. Carroll Ave. Lactic Incorporated: Substrate Systems. Reception 1-4pm.

  • we need change CLEAN-UP THE CORNERS

    Wow! Way out west in my neck of the woods. I'll definitely be there to support and hopefully make a purchase.

  • Veronika Fashion Designer,Gallery Owner,Web Designer, Muse

    Awesome. Please join us later. It's going to be a great show


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