'So Happy': Pilsen Business Owner Credits Back To Business Grant Program To Stay Afloat During Pandemic
Isabel Hernandez Of Pilsen Builds Ofrenda Three Times Her Size For 250 Families Ahead Of Día De MuertosDia de Muertos is one of Mexico’s biggest holidays, where people honor lost loved ones. It traditionally involves an altar, but one woman in Pilsen is taking the celebration to the next level.
Pilsen Artists Seeking To Preserve Neighborhood History By Restoring Street MuralsTake a stroll around Pilsen and one thing that stands out: vibrant murals on the walls of many buildings. For neighbors, they're more than just paint. They tell the story of the streets.
Extra-Alarm Fire Rages In Historic Pilsen BuildingAn extra-alarm fire broke out late Monday in a historic building in Pilsen.
Pilsen Nonprofit Tackles Food Insecurity: 'Who Better To Understand Our Challenges Than Ourselves?'"What we’re trying to do is teach the preventative aspects of that, that’s where healthy food comes into play.”
Construction Begins On Affordable Housing In Chicago's Pilsen NeighborhoodIt's meant to help people being pushed out of the neighborhood by increasing rents and higher property values because of gentrification.
National Museum Of Mexican Art Opens Ray Castro Plaza, Parking LotThe plaza honors the late Ray Castro, a social worker and Korean War veteran who grew up in the south Chicago neighborhood.
Woman, Teenage Boy Shot And Wounded Near Juarez High School In PilsenA woman and a teenage boy were shot Thursday afternoon near Benito Juarez Community Academy in Pilsen.
Murals On Pilsen Viaducts Drawing Some Unwanted Visitors In Pigeons, Who Are Making A Disgusting MessThe public art was installed only eight months ago. Nancy Plax spent two years fundraising for the project.
COVID-19 Vaccine Ambassadors Take To Streets, Address People's ConcernsWith more businesses opening up, there is a renewed push to get more people vaccinated for COVID-19.
14-Year-Old Girl Shot While Riding In Car In PilsenA 14-year-old girl was shot in Pilsen early Wednesday morning.