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A look inside Javier’s Bistro

Nestled away in Miami Village among thrift stores and barber shops, a new, hip restaurant named Javier’s Bistro has bloomed in what used to be Cira’s Restaurant.

Javier’s Bistro was opened by Javier Mendez and his wife Deborah. Cira’s Restaurant, which served the south side for decades, closed over a year ago. Mendez says he was there with his wife on the day the restaurant closed its doors for good. Now, in the same location, Mendez has opened up his own restaurant…

Q&A with Chancellor Terry Allison

As of July 1, IU South Bend has a new chancellor. Terry Allison, recent provost and vice president of academic affairs at Governors State University in Illinois, is coming to campus with a clear vision for the university. Chancellor Allison spoke with The Preface about his thoughts on beginning this academic year and his plans for the future of IUSB.

Q: How are you liking things at IU South Bend and in South Bend so far?

A: I’m really enjoying being here. When…