St. Benedict Preparatory School had a $100,000 security system installed this summer. St. Benedict Preparatory School

St. Benedict Installs $100,000 Security System To Help Protect Students In Case Of School Shootings

The system from BluePoint Alert is designed to alert police and people at the school in emergencies like an active shooter situation.

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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."