The 26th Street Mexican Independence Parade, the highlight of the weekend, will begin at noon Sunday.Little Village Chamber of Commerce video

Celebrate Mexican Heritage With 50th Annual Parade At Festival De La Villita This Weekend

Fifty local leaders who have made their mark on Little Village will be honored as the parade's grand marshals. The three-day fest celebrates Mexico's independence from Spain.

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Man Shot By Police In Englewood Charged With Attempted Murder; COPA Asks For Witness Videos Of Shooting

Chicago police were not wearing body cameras at the time of the Sunday shooting, prompting the Civilian Office of Police Accountability to seek footage and information from the public.

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Downtown Shop Owners Clean Up After Looting: ‘This Is My Whole Life Savings’

Many of the shops were looted two months ago after protests demanding justice for the police killing of George Floyd. The latest looting came after police shot a man in Englewood.

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Pop-Up Coronavirus Testing Site Opens In West Ridge

The testing site will be open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. through Sunday.