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Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Immigrant Artists Lose Their Home After Contentious Eviction

The developer who ordered the eviction will demolish the Little Village building that housed the community space, La Casa del Inmigrante.

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Pilsen Food Pantry Launches Fundraiser To Find A New Home, Expand Services: ‘Every Dollar Counts’

The Figueroa Wu Foundation aims to buy the church or find a suitable location nearby to expand its many programs for neighbors.

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Billy Dec’s Sunda Coming To Fulton Market In 2022

The Fulton Market location will include signature items from the original River North location, including garlic crab noodles, spicy tuna crispy rice and hand-rolled sushi.

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Sterling Bay’s 29-Story Fulton Market Apartment Tower Next To Morgan Station Gets Key City Approval

Under the plan, the 350-foot-tall apartment tower will bring 282 residential units and 2,000 square feet of retail to 160 N. Morgan St.

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Pilsen Nonprofit Breaks Ground On Long-Awaited Affordable Housing Project: ‘We Believe In Development Without Displacement’

"Finding a safe, affordable place to live — and call home and raise a family — shouldn't be an elusive pipe dream," Mayor Lori Lightfoot said.

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With Ban On New Apartments In Fulton Market Lifted, High-Rise Proposals Keep Flooding In

Developer Trammell Crow wants to build a 33-story apartment high-rise and a 26-story office tower and would make an acre of parkland open to the public.

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6 Things To Know About Pedro Martinez, Chicago’s Next Schools Chief

The oldest of 10 children, Martinez grew up in Chicago, attended Benito Juarez High and has three sisters teaching in Chicago Public Schools.

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Public Defender’s Office Now Can Represent Non-Citizens In Immigration Cases: This ‘Will Change Lives’

"Everyone, regardless of their immigration status, should have fair representation," Cook County Commissioner Alma Anaya said.

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After Being Canceled Last Year, West Loop Art Fest Returns This Weekend

The free event runs 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday on Fulton Market Street between Peoria and Aberdeen.

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West Loop Boom Continues As City Council Approves More Than 1,300 New Apartments

Jamal Properties plans two apartment towers with more than 1,000 units, while DAC Developments plans 288 apartments in West Loop.

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After 20-Year Fight, Neighbors Will Start Work On Community Farm At La Villita Park This Weekend

The volunteer day is a culmination of activism to rescue the land from toxic contamination, revive it into a park and transform a portion of it to grow food.

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Pitchfork Kicks Off A Weekend Of Music In Union Park: PHOTOS

People flocked to the West Loop park to dance, sing and enjoy music in the open air after the festival's cancellation last year.

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ARC Music Festival Debuts In Chicago, Bringing Electronic Music To The Birthplace Of House: PHOTOS

The inaugural festival took place at Union Park.

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With Empty Tortilla Shelves, Folks Line Up At El Milagro In Little Village: ‘Where Am I Going To Find Them?’

Across Chicago and in the surrounding suburbs, folks say they can't find El Milagro tortillas at stores.

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National Museum Of Mexican Art Dedicates Plaza To City’s First Latino Committeeman, Ray Castro: ‘He Stood For Justice’

Castro, a veteran who died in 2005, is remembered for organizing sports programs for South Chicago youth and fundraising for a monument honoring 12 fallen soldiers, among other contributions.

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19-Story West Loop Apartment Tower Gets Key City Approval

The project gives developers flexibility to convert some apartments into hotel rooms. Hospitality workers pushed to nix that option and preserve affordable housing.

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Union Station, Epiphany Church Projects Honored For ‘Creative, Inclusive And Sustainable’ Overhauls

Other Chicago winners include Pullman Artspace Lofts and West Pullman School Senior Community.

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Pilsen Resident Opens Dream Carniceria Near Damen And Cermak: ‘This Shop Gives Me So Much Hope’

Mi Mandado Carniceria offers fresh produce, meat and ready-made treats like nachos and smoothies.

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West Side Legal Aid Program Will Bring ‘Community-Led Holistic Supports’ To Break Cycle Of Crime

Justice Rising is a collaboration between four neighborhood groups that aims to create a model for how young people interact with the legal system.

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Italian Restaurant Alla Vita Coming To West Loop This Month

Chef Lee Wolen will serve up pasta, pizzas, a signature chicken Parmesan and other Italian fare.

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