Theresa Siaw (from left), David Herrera and Ald. Roberto Maldonado at Thursday evening's aldermanic forum.Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

Maldonado Touts Affordable Housing Wins At Forum, But 26th Ward Candidates Say He’s Neglected Business, Job Growth

Ald. Maldonado is bringing hundreds of affordable units to Humboldt Park, but his opponents say jobs are needed, too.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale 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."