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All Things Andersonville: Small Business Spotlight

By Jayda McClendon
Medill Newsmakers

Andersonville is a Chicago neighborhood that’s well known for its small business scene. In this edition of Medill Newsmakers, we explore how small businesses in this community are enhancing the in-store shopping experience.

Photo at top: Shopper browsing a display at Cowboys and Astronauts. (Jayda McClendon/MEDILL)

It’s not over yet: CDC expands romaine lettuce warning

By Jayda McClendon
Medill Reports

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is continuing to warn consumers to avoid buying romaine lettuce distributed from Yuma, Arizona after 31 more people became ill from E.Coli. The outbreak is troublesome for lettuce sales at local grocery stores such as Village Market Place in Skokie.

Photo at top: Assortment of lettuce at Village Market Place in Skokie. (Jayda McClendon/MEDILL)