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.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
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Rash of Wheel, Tire and Catalytic Converter Thefts on North Side Prompts Police Alert

Police recommend parking in well-lit areas and installing a car alarm set to go off at the slightest amount of motion.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

Vic Mensa’s ‘Anti-Bait Truck’ Will Hand Out Thousands Of Gym Shoes To Kids At Site Of Controversial Police Sting

The project comes after police used a "bait truck" full of shoes to arrest people in Englewood.