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.

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."