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As Douglas Park Hosts More Music Fests, West Siders Ask: Is It Worth It?

There's big crowds, loud music, scarce parking and millions of dollars at stake. But the fests bring jobs, free tickets and the chance to showcase the neighborhood, too.

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First-Ever Hermosa Tamal Fest Set For This Weekend

"Get to know the business owners and support the neighborhood businesses that keep the community of Hermosa vibrant and alive."