Fashion Designer, Drag Queen Will Be Crowned King And Queen Of Puerto Rican Parade This Week
The coronation is Thursday at the Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center. Parade organizers hope to shed the stigma surrounding LGTBQ+ people in Latino culture.
Cubs Star Pitcher Marcus Stroman Makes $20K Pride Month Donation To Brave Space Alliance
Leaders of the South Side Black- and trans-led center praised Stroman for showing "evolved allyship" as rights for LGBTQ+ people are increasingly under attack.
Wicker Park’s The Point Is Reopening After Extended Shutdown — But Building Owner Still Trying To Evict Nightclub
A concert at The Point is scheduled for Friday. Police shut down the bar in February 2022 after two high-profile shootings outside. The owner said he’s since “enhanced” security measures — but didn’t give specifics.
‘Reimagined’ Auburn Gresham Save A Lot Could Open In July On 79th Street
The store closed in early 2020 under previous ownership. Yellow Banana, which owns and operates several Save A Lot stores, broke ground on a "complete transformation" of the building last week, owners said.