Articles By Mauricio Peña

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St. Adalbert Church Could Become Chicago Landmark Under Proposal By Ald. Sigcho-Lopez

The freshman alderman wants to landmark the church and its rectory building, according to a letter submitted to the Department of Planning and Development.

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Man, 53, Dies After Being Shot In Lakeview Thursday, Police Say

The man was in his car in the 3700 block of North Ashland Avenue when a white SUV approached and fired shots, police said.

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Man Shouting Racial Slurs, Giving Nazi Salute Shatters Pilsen Sanctuary Church’s Door, Pastor Says

United Lincoln Methodist Church has been on high alert since a September encounter with right-wing group Frontline America, pastor Emma Lozano said. Now she's asking city leaders for help.

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Ling Shen Ching Tze Buddhist Temple, St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church On Display This Weekend For Open House Chicago

The Plant and the Chicago Maritime Museum are among the Back of the Yards and Bridgeport sites that will be on display.

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New Owners To Take Over Pilsen Community Bookstore Next Year

Veteran booksellers Katharine Solheim, Mandy Medley and Thomas Flynn plan to build on the former owners' "great work and make the store our own.”

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Renowned Indian Restaurant Jaipur Returning To Former Ronero and Esco Bar Spot In West Loop

On Tuesday, Jaipur owners announced they would reopen at 738 W. Randolph St. via Facebook.

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13-Story Office Building Planned On South End Of West Loop Gets Key City Approval

The Crayton Advisors building at 308 S. Green St. is set to include ground floor retail and 105 parking spaces.

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Sterling Bay’s Planned 18-Story, 11-Story Fulton Market Office Buildings Get Key City Approval

If approved, the proposed buildings will be the fourth and fifth office towers in the West Loop from Sterling Bay in under two years.