Victoria's Brides closed in late June after 16 years.Ariel Parrella-Aureli/Block Club Chicago

Victoria’s Brides Was A Quinceñera Paradise In Logan Square For 16 Years, But Seamstress Says Goodbye As Area Transforms

“I realized that this neighborhood was not going to work for my business anymore,” Gloria Pinduisaca said.

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With Less Than A Week Before Strike, Chicago Sweetens Offer To Teachers; Union Calls It ‘Insulting’

“We have bent over backwards to meet CTU’s concerns," the mayor's office said in a statement. But the CTU called the offer "inequitable."

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Chicago Restaurant Manager Was Notorious For Abusing Women, Staff — And Hospitality Group Did Nothing For Years, Victims Say

Multiple victims say Josh Schatan, a former manager at Cochon Volant, was notorious for abusing women and staff — and WellDone Hospitality Group fired a man who spoke out.

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100 Percent Affordable Housing Development For Seniors Proposed For Albany Park

Developers are looking at turning the empty lot across the street from the Albany Park (17th) police district into senior housing.