Ed Warm saved and revived Carol's Pub in Uptown.Tim Regan/Block Club Chicago

Carol’s Pub Is Back From The Dead With Live Country, Hot Sandwiches — And Clean Bathrooms

Partner Ed Warm said the building would have likely been demolished and turned into condos without the upgrades.

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Despite The Rain, Humboldt Park’s 41st Puerto Rican Parade Draws Thousands (PHOTOS)

The rain did "really hurt" the festival in the park, however, according to Jose Lopez, executive director of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center.