Billy Alvarez, co-owner of Mima's Taste of Cuba, next to the mural of Celia Cruz at the restaurant.Alex V. Hernandez/Block Club Chicago

Mima’s Taste Of Cuba Brings Fresh Cuban Food To Irving Park — And Wins Over Some Cubbies

"We buy the box of plantains. We peel them, we cut them. That's why it may take a little longer for your order to come out but at the end of the day you're getting quality."

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Mamby On The Beach Canceled, High Lake Levels And Endangered Birds Blamed

The cancellation comes after weeks of meetings between event organizers, the Chicago Park District and environmental groups, who wanted the event moved.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Rock The Badges Takes Over Six Corners This Weekend

Money raised at the event is donated to charities that benefit the families of fallen police officers and firefighters.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Culver’s To Open Below New Luxury Micro Apartments In Ravenswood

The micro apartments and new Culver's will be steps away from a CTA Brown Line stop.