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Pilsen Historic District Designation To Be Discussed At Community Meeting Tuesday

The designation looks to preserve approximately 850 Baroque-inspired buildings built between 1875 and 1910 along with murals within the district in the neighborhood.

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‘Buckle Your Seatbelts’: Future Aldermen Head To Boot Camp And Get Real Talk, Advice From Progressive Council Members

The newly-elected leaders discussed ways to build coalitions and get 26 aldermen to possibly break from the mayor — a rarity in Chicago.

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Woman Shot In Chest While Riding In Car In Pilsen Early Sunday

The 27-year-old woman was a passenger in a car in the 2100 block of West 18th Place when a blue SUV pulled up and the three occupants inside opened fire, police said.

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Apartments Built On Pilsen Lot Near Paseo Trail Should Have 30% Affordable Housing, Ald.- Elect Sigcho Lopez Says

The lot at 18th and Peoria is owned by Property Market Group, which pitched plans for a 465-apartment development on the site.

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Turn Off Your Lights For An Hour On Earth Day And You Could Win $100 During ‘Bungalow Blackout’

The Chicago Bungalow Association decided to host the event after being inspired by Earth Hour.

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Is There A Serial Killer Targeting Black Women In Chicago? After 50 Women Slain, FBI And CPD Form Task Force To Investigate

"Quite often, just knowing that it's a possible series is a gamechanger," said one man who thinks a serial killer is targeting women in Chicago.

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Ald. Ed Burke Took Bribe From Portage Park Businessman To Get A Large Sign, Feds Say

Charles Cui, who transformed a long-vacant Six Corners bank building into a Binny’s Beverage Depot and gym, was charged Friday with bribing Burke.

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Taste Of Randolph Lineup Announced: Dennis Lloyd, Anderson East And Real Estate

Holy Ghost!, Cory Wong and Billy Strings will also be headlining the outdoor festival.

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Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams Opens Latest Chicago Outpost In The West Loop

The new location is offering limited time flavors including lemon and blueberry parfait, Savannah buttermint and chocolate bunny.