Italianate style buildings along 1300 block of 18th Place are among 850 buildings wanted to be preserved through the Pilsen Historic Landmark District proposalCity of Chicago

Pilsen Historic District Designation To Be Discussed At Community Meeting Tuesday

The designation looks to preserve approximately 850 Baroque-inspired buildings built between 1875 and 1910 along with murals within the district in the neighborhood.

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Man Drowns Near Pratt Pier In Rogers Park

The man was fishing off of the pier when he decided to go for a swim and never resurfaced, police said.

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Car With 4 Men Tries To Lure Over Girl, 14, In Gladstone Park

The incident happened Friday in the 5900 block of West Bryn Mawr Avenue.

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What’s Going On At Wicker Park’s Gurgoyle Fountain? A $67,000 Restoration

The 1800s-era fountain marks the “epicenter of the neighborhood," a Wicker Park neighborhood leader said.