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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Chocolate Cafe With Roots In Luxembourg And The Netherlands Opening First U.S. Location In Logan Square

The cafe, called Chiqueolatte, is taking over the old Half Italian deli, which closed after the landlord tripled its rent.

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Match Baker, A Cupcake Bar With Flights Of Mini Cupcakes, To Open In Ampersand’s Old Spot

Lauren Sprowl used to bake cupcakes at night to relax. Now, she's turning her hobby into a business.

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ATM Stolen From Albany Park Store, Police Say

The glass front door of a store in the 3200 block of West Montrose Avenue was smashed open, police said.