Articles By Mina Bloom

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Belmont Cragin, Barrio Con La Población Latina Más Alta De Chicago, Sigue En La Lucha Contra El Coronavirus

Seis meses después de la pandemia, todo pareciera ir en contra de esta comunidad hispana. El desafío más grande es cómo proteger a sus residentes.

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Después De Perder Feligreses Latinos Por ‘Los Males De La Gentrificación,’ Una Iglesia De Logan Square Podría Convertirse En Una Vivienda Totalmente Asequible

Líderes de la iglesia se han asociado con la agencia de vivienda asequible LUCHA en un nuevo plan que la transformaría en un complejo de 22 unidades.

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Outdoor Dance Performances, Classes Coming To Avondale Parking Lot In October

The events, scheduled for Oct. 3-4, are being put on by a dance company formed in the midst of the pandemic.

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Woman On Divvy Bike Says Pickup Truck Driver Hit, Seriously Injured Her In Logan Square

Because of her head injuries, Marguerite Wynter doesn't remember much about what happened. Wynter and her family are calling on witnesses to come forward.

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Chicago Park District’s Plan For New Brighton Park Headquarters Approved By Key Committee

Some commissioners lauded a "transformational" investment in the South Side neighborhood while others cautioned about the risk of gentrification.

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Logan Square Venues, Arts Groups Create Grant Program For Musicians Out Of Work During Pandemic

The organizers behind Sustain Chicago Music are seeking donations to give $1,000 grants to Chicago-area musicians.

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For Generations, The South And West Sides Have Been Shut Out Of Housing Near Public Transit. A New Plan Aims To Change That

"We want to make sure that these transit-oriented projects are led by the community and owned by the community and do not displace people when they get built," one community leader said.

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After Losing Latino Congregants To ‘Evils Of Gentrification,’ Logan Square Church Could Become All-Affordable Housing

The church has teamed up with affordable housing developer LUCHA on a new plan that would transform the church into a 22-unit affordable housing complex.