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Economic Strategies Development Corporation

Economic Strategies Development Corporation
Economic Strategies Development Corporation

You Can Try Some Of Pilsen’s Best Restaurants During Tuesday’s ¡Buen Provecho! Taste Of Pilsen Event

More than a dozen restaurants are participating in this year's Taste of Pilsen event, which is Tuesday evening.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Pilsen’s Mole De Mayo Kicks Off On 18th Street With Mole, Music And More

The festival opened on 18th Street for the first time in three years, despite residents raising concerns about parking, traffic, noise and sanitation.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Despite Complaints, Pilsen’s Mole De Mayo Fest Likely Won’t Move Off Of 18th Street, Organizers Say

Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez wants the festival moved from 18th Street, saying he’s heard enough from residents fed up with the street closures and rowdiness it brings. The fest's organizer said he'll work with neighbors, but he's not moving it to a "side street."

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Pilsen’s Mole De Mayo Fest Will Return In-Person With Food, Music And Lucha Libre Over Memorial Day Weekend

This is the first year since 2019 Mole De Mayo will be held completely in person with all its usual activities.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Pilsen’s Christmas Window Walk Is Back With Designs From Local Artists To Boost Small Businesses

Local artists were paired up with small businesses to design and create a holiday-themed storefront display. The event will run through Jan. 6.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Benito Juarez Students, Community Groups Come Together To Clean Up Pilsen

The 18th Street clean-up event was organized by the Economic Strategies Development Corporation and local aldermanic offices.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

‘Shop Pilsen’ Campaign Encourages Residents To Support Struggling Neighborhood Businesses

At least six neighborhood businesses have closed since the start of the pandemic.

Business

Which Pilsen Shop Has The Best Holiday Window Display? Take A Stroll And Vote To Give Local Businesses A Boost

From Belli's to Pilsen Vintage and Thrift, 14 artists have created Christmas window displays as part of a competition to support businesses in Pilsen.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Window Display Contest Aims To Bring Christmas Magic To Struggling Pilsen Businesses

The contest was inspired by large Christmas window displays at Macy’s and other big shops in the Loop during the holidays.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Families Can Get Free Food At East Side Soccer Dome Saturday

More than 400 food boxes will be available to residents of all communities, an organizer said.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore