St. Adalbert Catholic Church's future is in limbo as parishioners wait for a decision by the Vatican’s highest court. [Mauricio Peña/Block Club Chicago]

In Pilsen, Churches Are More Than Sunday Mass — And Their Closures Are ‘Devastating’

Two years after the Archdiocese of Chicago announced a merger of Pilsen churches, parishioners are feeling a loss of community ties.

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Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Craft Beer Festival Returns to Ravenswood This Weekend

Beers from Band of Bohemia, Begyle Brewing Co., Dovetail Brewery, Empirical Brewery and Half Acre Beer Company will be on tap.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Wicker Park Soup Kitchen Would Become Apartments Under New Plan

Demand for the soup kitchen and social services has declined in the changing neighborhood, the center's executive director said.