Hilco Development Partners plan to build a one-million square foot warehouse at the former Crawford site in Little Village.Hilco Development Partners

Massive Little Village Warehouse On Old Crawford Coal Plant Site Approved By City Council

The 1-million-square-foot project was approved despite vehement opposition from some Little Village residents and environmental groups. 

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Saturday Is ‘Fiesta Mexicana Day,’ Honoring Uptown’s Oldest Restaurant

Peruvian immigrant Lucy Matthew opened Fiesta Mexicana on Broadway in 1979. Her daughter, Tania D'Agostino, now owns the restaurant.

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Ald. Sposato Calls Columbus Protesters ‘Savages’ At Police Budget Hearing

The Northwest Side alderman made the comment during a contentious City Council hearing about the Chicago Police budget.

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Man Fatally Shot Near Broadway In Uptown, Police Say

The man was walking down Belle Plaine Avenue when he was fatally shot, police said.