CHICAGO (CBS) — The South Shore Drill Team was there to welcome a much needed grocery store to the area.
Wednesday marked the grand reopening of a Jewel-Osco in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on Wednesday at 94th and Ashland. The store had been looted during widespread civil unrest last summer, and underwent a full remodelingREAD MORE: Police, CPS Increase School Safety Measures After Shootings Kill 2 Simeon Career Academy Students, Social Media Threats Appear Directed At Simeon And Other Schools
Mayor Lori Lightfoot joined community leaders and other elected officials for the grand reopening.
The mayor said it was a great day for the community. The store includes a 2,200 square-foot space to house the South Shore Drill Team so they can practice.READ MORE: From Hotels To Retailers, Staffing Shortage Crisis Persists In Chicago -- And It's Affecting Customers
Come and see us live.
South Shore Drill Team Community Room
Inside the Jewel-Osco
9400 S. Ashland, Chicago, IL
Performance time: 9:00am@jewelosco #chicagoIL #Auburn #gresham #afterschool #program pic.twitter.com/jX80wacbq4
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