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Catholic Churches, Schools To Close In Lincoln Square, Little Village, Norwood Park, Hegewisch

The Archdiocese of Chicago announced the closures and consolidations Friday night.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Century-Old St. Adalbert Church Hosts ‘Heartbreaking’ Final Mass As Parishioners Vow To Keep Fighting To Save It

“We don’t know what will happen to St. Adalbert’s physical church, but we do know that the spirit of St. Adalbert will live within us forever."

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

After Last Mass At St. Adalbert Church In Pilsen, Local Alderman Moves To Get Control Over Future Plans For The Site

Ald. Byron Sigcho Lopez will push to change the church's zoning to ensure the community has a say in what will replace it.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

St. Adalbert Parishioners Want To Take Over Their Beloved Church: ‘The War Has Not Been Won Or Lost Yet’

Ald. Byron Sigcho Lopez is putting pressure on the archdiocese to meet with parishioners, saying he might work to "downzone" the property.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Catholic Churches Among Preservation Chicago’s Annual ‘Most Endangered’ Buildings List

The 2019 list also includes Jackson Park, a super chic part of O'Hare that would make flying less horrible, and a power station, among others.

Bridgeport, Chinatown, McKinley Park

Catholic School Teacher Charged With Sexually Abusing Boy In Pilsen, Police Say

Yesenia Rodriguez was arrested Monday in the case, police said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Catholic Churches And Schools In Bridgeport Area Are Merging, Archdiocese Announces

Six Bridgeport-area Catholic schools will become three. Four churches will be merged to two parishes and the fates of four area churches remains up in the air.

Bridgeport, Chinatown, McKinley Park

Archdiocese Awards $660,000 To 26 Organizations Committed To Social Justice, Anti-Poverty Efforts

Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation, Pilsen Neighbors Community Council and Uptown-based ONE: Northside are among this year's honorees.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Historic Pilsen Church’s Towers Are ‘Perfect For Penthouse Units,’ Real Estate Listing Says

Despite protests to save the church, the archdiocese has once again put the Pilsen church up for sale.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Parishioners Rally To Raise $1 Million To Save St. Adalbert Church In Pilsen

The Polish-led group is racing to get pledges in hopes to save the church from being sold to a developer.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Could A Plan To Convert St. Adalbert Convent Into A B&B Save Pilsen Church?

Polish parishioners aim to raise $1 million in pledges in a last-ditch effort to save the iconic church.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Century-Old St. Ann Church Hosts Final Mass Saturday As Pilsen Parishioners Say Goodbye

The final service comes more than two years after the Archdiocese of Chicago announced plans to merge churches in the neighborhood.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
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