Ricardo Flores, manager at Mi Tierra, said deportation threats create a sense of “paranoia” in Little Village. Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

‘Not A Soul On 26th Street’: Sales Drop At Little Village Shops As Threat Of ICE Deportation Sweep Looms

Shop owners on the city's second-highest grossing shopping district are reporting significant hits to their sales. “People are frightened and that stops people from going out," one manager said.

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These South Side Peace Marches Aim To Empower Black Mothers, Feed Those In Need

One organizer is calling for people to meet 3-5 p.m. Friday at 51st Street and Cottage Grove Avenue.

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Officers Who Violently Pulled Woman Out Of Car At Brickyard Mall Should Be Stripped Of Police Powers During Investigation, COPA Says

But a Chicago police spokeswoman on Friday said "nothing has changed at this time with the status of the officers" and the investigation is ongoing.