State Sen. Iris Martinez has been vocal in the fight to save La Casa Puertorriqueña.Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

State Senator Slams Developer For Tearing Down Beloved Puerto Rican Community Center: ‘You Destroyed Our Icon’

According to Martinez, the plan all along was to save the community center and build affordable housing around it. "I'm just livid," she said.

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Pritzker Ends Daily Coronavirus Briefings

The governor's last daily briefing was Friday.

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West Town’s Do Division Street Fest Goes Virtual With Live Streams From Empty Bottle, Subterranean

Empty Bottle and Subterranean are members of the Chicago Independent Venue League, a coalition of independently-owned music venues fighting for survival.