Lebster Pabon and his two children get ready for the 4-mile bike parade. "It's my sixth Tour de Fat, first time with this bike and the kids," said Pabon, who works as a youth program manager for West Town Bikes.Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Scorching Temps Didn’t Keep Cyclists From Celebrating Tour de Fat’s Return To Neighborhood Roots

"I am so freaking over the moon and so overjoyed it's back. It's a festival. Last year, it was a concert," West Town Bikes' Coralee Montes said.

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Pilsen’s Via Crucis ‘Brings People Together’ On Good Friday

To celebrate Good Friday, hundreds of Catholics walked along 18th Street for the annual reenactment of the living stages of the cross in Pilsen.

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Happy Village Officially Sells For $1.5 Million — But Dive Bar’s Renovation On Hold ‘For One Last Summer’

"We're going to run it as-is for the next six months," said Andrew Miller, one of the bar's new owners. "We're cognizant of the connection people have with this place."