Elena Vázquez Felgueres, 29, and Tamar Fasja Unikel, 27, incorporate their Mexican and Eastern European heritage into their baked goods. Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

Just In Time For Hanukkah, Masa Madre Serves Up Mexican-Jewish Desserts In Pilsen

The Pilsen pastry shop — created by two Mexico City natives — offers a variety of homemade baked goods from scratch.

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Cops Kick Runners, Cyclists Out Of Park Near Lakefront After Chicagoans Ignore Coronavirus Closure

Mayor Lori Lightfoot ordered the lakefront and adjacent parks closed after crowds ignored social distancing guidelines last week.

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Another 42 People Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As Surge In Cases Worsens

There have now been 141 deaths in Illinois from the pandemic and 6,980 confirmed cases. The latter is a jump of 986 cases since Tuesday.