With the help from her mother, Little Village resident Xiomara Vargas, 16, unexpectedly launched a businesses amid the coronavirus stay at home order.Provided

Little Village Teen Launches Artisanal Chamoy Company During Pandemic — And Sweet Picante Is Already A Hit

After gifting close friends and family the homemade sweet and spicy Mexican condiment, Xiomara Vargas started fielding orders in the late summer.

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You Can Support The Irish Nobleman, Local Artists By Shopping West Town Bar’s Pop-Up

Sales from face masks will support a local effort to give free masks and holiday cards to 1,800 West Town seniors.

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With No Help Coming From D.C., Indie Music Venues Launch Virtual Concerts To Help Save Struggling Clubs

The weekly virtual concerts will feature local artists performing from empty Chicago venues to raise money for a new emergency relief fund.

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Volunteers Needed To Clean Up Humboldt Boulevard In Logan Square

Resident Hayley Krolik spearheaded the event, set for Dec. 5. Cleaning supplies will be provided.