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Jose Lopez
Jose Lopez

Humboldt Park’s 44th Annual Puerto Rican Parade And Festival Returns This Weekend With Live Music, Puerto Rican Food And More

Division Street between Western Avenue and Humboldt Boulevard, along with all intersecting cross streets, will be closed to car traffic during the parade Saturday.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

BadaBing Wings Opens In Uptown, Finds Early Success Despite Wing Shortage, Price Increases

Badabing Wings opened Jan. 3 and has sold out of wings multiple times due to eager customers and pandemic-caused wing shortages.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Affordable Housing And Arts Building A Step Toward Preserving Humboldt Park’s Puerto Rican Identity: ‘We Are Not For Gentrification’

After years of planning, a five-story affordable housing complex with a ground-floor theater will soon rise on Division Street.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Humboldt Park’s Majestic Puerto Rican Flags Still Standing Proud After 25 Years

On the 25th anniversary of the installation, a look back at the history of the flags.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Despite The Rain, Humboldt Park’s 41st Puerto Rican Parade Draws Thousands (PHOTOS)

The rain did "really hurt" the festival in the park, however, according to Jose Lopez, executive director of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale