Our Lady Of Guadalupe

Tens of thousands came to Des Plaines this week to honor the Virgin Guadalupe, the patron saint of Mexico. (CBS)

Cold Not Stopping Our Lady Of Guadalupe Celebration

CBS 2’s Derrick Blakely reports this is the 25th year for this celebration of Our Lady of Guadalupe at the Maryville Academy Shrine in Des Plaines and this one may be the coldest yet.

12/11/2013

Catholic Pilgrims Gather At Shrine Of Our Lady Of Guadalupe

A huge group of Catholic pilgrims – numbering in the tens of thousands – is gathered at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Des Plaines.

12/12/2012

Some Crete residents balk at the idea of an immigrant detention center proposed for their village. (CBS)

Little Village Church Members To March Against Immigrant Detention Center

Members of a small Little Village neighborhood church are hoping civil libertarians will join them for a three-day march to protest a new immigration detention center planned for far south suburban Crete.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2012

Tens of thousands came to Des Plaines this week to honor the Virgin Guadalupe, the patron saint of Mexico. (CBS)

An Estimated 100,000 Flock To Des Plaines To Honor The Virgin Guadalupe

Thousands of the faithful gathered in Des Plaines Monday for the conclusion of a two-day festival marking the day it is believed the Virgin Guadalupe appeared to a peasant in Mexico.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2011