Pilsen restaurant Monnie Burke’s has partnered with Heartland Alliance to collect items for children housed at facilities at Heartland Alliance in Chicago.[Mauricio Peña/Block Club Chicago]

Pilsen Restaurant Collecting Donations For Migrant Children Housed at Heartland Alliance Facility

This week, Monnie Burke’s be collecting new and gently-used items for migrant children separated from their families.

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New Wicker Park Event Venue Exchange 312 Aims To Give Locals A Place To Come Together

"We want our neighbors to know who we are and what we're about," said Sarah Neukom, one of the space's co-owners.

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Community Groups Sue City To Try To End Lincoln Yards TIF, Reform TIF System

The groups behind the lawsuit allege the city has used the TIF system in a "racially and ethnically discriminatory" way to benefit white-majority areas.