Alds. Walter Burnett, left, Jason Ervin help Mayor Rahm Emanuel cut the ribbon.Walter Mitchell/ City of Chicago

Illinois Medical District ‘L’ Station Opens After 2-Year, $23 Million Overhaul

The renovation project was the largest update to the busy rail station since it opened more than 50 years ago.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

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.

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

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."