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.

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."