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Old St. Patrick’s Church
Old St. Patrick’s Church

Rev. Thomas Hurley Stepping Down As Pastor Of Old St. Patrick’s Church For Health Reasons: ‘This Has Been The Hardest Decision Of My Life’

Hurley has led the West Loop parish since 2007. "I need some time to step away from the arena in order to re-examine my life and care for myself, and I believe the time is now."

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Old St. Pat’s Church, Irish Restaurants Raising Money To Feed People Who Are Homeless

The organizers aim to provide warm meals to people experiencing homelessness on St. Patrick’s Day.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Love In The Time Of Coronavirus: Chicago Couples Get Married Under Quarantine

From a front porch in Ukrainian Village to a livestreamed wedding in Old St. Patrick's Church, these couples didn't let COVID-19 stop their nuptials.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Old St. Pat’s Postpones Inaugural Shamrock’n The Block Amid Coronavirus Concerns

The new West Loop fest was postponed hours after Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Chicago's St. Patrick’s Day parades would be pushed back.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Old St. Pat’s Won’t Stage World’s Largest Block Party This Year, But A New Shamrock Fest Is Coming

Instead of the annual summer bash, which the West Loop church staged for 35 years, Old St. Pat's will launch Shamrock’n the Block on Desplaines Street on March 14.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

‘If We Don’t Remember Them, Who Will?’: Service Honors Those Who Died While Homeless In Chicago This Year

“We’re the most vulnerable people in the city and nobody thinks about us and then we die. ... Somebody has to represent that population and remember them."

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Old St. Pat’s Block Party Returns To West Loop This Weekend

The "World's Largest Block Party" will bring live bands, food trucks and more fun to the neighborhood Friday and Saturday.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop