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Hot Mama may have a few suburban locations (Evanston, Oakbrook, Glenview), but we've just heard that the brand will soon conquer urban territory. Our source for Southport Corridor-related news tells us that Lakeview will be getting its very own store filled with clothing geared towards—you guessed it —mamas. Look out for this one at 3440 N. Southport. According to Southport Corridor News and Events' Facebook page, rumors about this opening have been circulating a year. [Southport Corridor News & Events]