Acero Strikers March To Ald. Burke's OfficeOn the picket line since Tuesday, they're demanding smaller class sizes and wages on par with public school teachers.
Chicago Restaurant Owner Addresses Mental Health Concerns In The Food Service IndustryDisturbing rates of suicide and substance abuse in the restaurant industry have been swept under the rug for years, but now change may be coming from within the industry, and a Pilsen restaurant is leading the way.
A Champion Boxer Beats The Odds Inside And Outside The RingOne of her greatest strengths is she is mentally strong in the ring. She survived a tough childhood in St. Louis, adopted by her great aunt and they found themselves homeless when she was eight years old.
Local Families Celebrate 'Day Of The Dead Xicágo' In Pilsen On SundayWhile the dates are often near Halloween, and skull imagery can be seen through both events, the two are not connected.
Three People Robbed Within An Hour In PilsenOne minute they’re minding their own business, the next minute a gun is in their face; three people were robbed in the Pilsen neighborhood early Tuesday.
Woman Shot While Riding In Car With Children In PilsenThree children were seen being taken away from the car after police and paramedics arrived, but they were not hurt.
Forbes Names Pilsen One of The World's Coolest NeighborhoodsForbes magazine named Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood one of the world’s 12 hippest destinations.
World Cup Watchers Cheer on MexicoFans could not take their eyes of the game and in the end, getting up early was well worth it for the fans.
School Security Guard Had Sexual Relationship With Student: ProsecutorsEllis Davis, 21, is charged with criminal sexual assault for allegedly having an inappropriate relationship with a Juarez High School student.
No Injuries Reported In Rollover Crash On Dan Ryan Entrance Ramp Near PilsenAbout 2 a.m., the semi was traveling east on Canalport Avenue when it began turning onto the eastbound Interstate 90/94 ramp and rolled over, according to Illinois State Police. Speed may have been a factor in the crash.
Sheriff's Officers Hand Out Gifts To Homeless At Pilsen Tent CitySheriff’s officers brought coffee, donuts, warm socks, blankets, and more to those who call the tents at 18th and Canalport home.
After School Youth Program In JeopardyWhile the organization is known for helping victims of domestic violence, their youth program is a staple on the city's South Side. And it's in trouble due to lack of funding.