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La Malinche Coffee House

La Malinche Coffee House
La Malinche Coffee House

Pilsen Coffee Shop Owner Dies After Struggle With 2nd Bout Of Cancer — But Her Café Dream Will Live On

Marlene Torres, 39, realized her dream to open La Malinche coffee shop last year, helping other immigrants. She was "constantly helping people," her husband said.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

La Malinche Owner Battling Cancer Again, Weeks After Opening Her Dream Cafe In Pilsen. Here’s How You Can Help Keep It Open

“I don’t want to close the shop because she worked so hard for this,” her husband said of the recently opened shop at 2110 S. Halsted St. in Pilsen. He's raising money to keep it open as she continues treatment.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

New Pilsen Coffee Shop La Malinche Is Dream Come True For Owner, A DACA Recipient And Cancer Survivor

Marlene Torres left her job and went to college to open her own business. La Malinche Coffee House, 2110 S. Halsted St., opened in Pilsen last month.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards