From left to right: Candidates Troy Hernandez, Hilario Dominguez, Aida Flores, Alex Acevedo and Byron Sigcho Lopez at a 25th Ward candidate forum hosted by the Pilsen Law Center.Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

We Need More Affordable Housing In Pilsen, 25th Ward Candidates Say At Forum

With longtime Ald. Danny Solis out, some candidates want to see a community-driven zoning process implemented in Pilsen. But one candidate countered: "The buck stops with the alderman."

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

Hundreds Watch Stations Of The Cross In Pilsen As Via Crucis Good Friday Tradition ‘Brings People Together’

To celebrate Good Friday, hundreds of Catholics walked along 18th Street for the annual reenactment of the living stations 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."