After two years, Leonel Rodriguez closes Step Down Cafe in Pilsen.Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

After Decades Of Hard Work, New Pilsen Cafe’s Owner’s Dream A Reality: ‘We Did It’

Leonel Rodriguez has worn many hats before fulfilling his dream of opening a coffee shop in Pilsen.

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Wisconsin Is Back On Chicago’s Quarantine List: ‘Think Twice About Going To Wisconsin Right Now’

The order means anyone coming from Wisconsin to Chicago must quarantine for 14 days, though there are exceptions for people commuting for work.

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Pot Shop Applicants Getting 2nd Chance To Try To Get Illinois Licenses After Protests, Lawsuits

The change comes after weeks of criticism, protests and mounting lawsuits over how the state awarded points.