Balloon Release Honors Slain Mother Marlen Ochoa On Her 20th BirthdayTwenty red balloons were released into the air in Pilsen, each one representing a year of Marlen Ochoa's life.
'Nevermore' Will Have More Days For Visitors At ExhibitAlong with the extending the dates of the show, Nevermore will provide free tickets and be open on Wednesdays for Chicago Public School groups "for select hours."
Hit-And-Run Driver Came Back, Nearly Ran Over Victim's Father In Pilsen, Victim SaysA car crash in Pilsen was caught on camera, but it is what one driver is accused of doing after he left the scene that has police looking for him.
Día De Los Muertos Celebrations Underway Throughout ChicagoThe Day of the Dead celebrates death as a natural part of the human experience.
Celebrate Dia De Los Muertos In Pilsen On SaturdayPilsen's Dia De Los Muertos celebration is approaching.
Hebru Brantley's 'Nevermore' Is The Past, The Present And Much More"It’s about community at-large I feel. There’s sort of a bigger story that I’m hinting at. It’s about community. It’s about what they can do to ultimately affect change," Brantley said. "It’s definitely speaking to culture. To African American culture. To Chicago culture."
Pilsen Residents Respond To The Threat Of ICE Raids With Plans To Escort Undocumented Immigrants On Daily ActivitiesPeople in Pilsen are working on a new way to defend undocumented immigrants.
Pilsen Volunteers Plan To Accompany Undocumented Immigrants Amid Deportation ThreatsMembers of the Pilsen community, are thinking about accompanying undocumented residents, wherever they need to go.
Crowd Gathers In Pilsen Park To Mourn El Paso Victims, Call For Unity And JusticeA crowd gathered in Pilsen Wednesday night to hold a vigil for the 22 people who were gunned down in El Paso, Texas this past weekend.
Chicago Communities Prepare For Possible ICE RaidsChicago areas are preparing for ICE raids and increasing fears surrounding the deportation threat.
Chicago Aldermen Plan To Help Undocumented Immigrants As ICE Raid Grace Period Nears EndThere are growing fears for many in the country who could soon face deportation. In June, President Donald Trump delayed United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids to round up undocumented immigrants.
Ald. Byron Sigcho Lopez To Slow Down Approval Process For Pilsen Landmark DistrictThe new alderman of the 25th Ward is vowing to slow down plans for a proposed landmark district in the rapidly gentrifying Pilsen neighborhood, amid concerns among homeowners and business owners who feel the effort is happening behind their backs.
Community Leaders Respond After Planned ICE Raids DelayedIn a tweet, President Trump said he's putting off the ICE raids for two weeks to give the Democrats and Republicans a chance to come to a compromise.
Artist Adds Ochoa-Lopez Baby To Pilsen MuralAn artist who memorialized Marlen Ochoa through a mural in Pilsen is now adding her infant son as well.
MISSING: Omar Lopez, 43, From PilsenOmar Lopez, 43, has been reported missing from the Pilsen neighborhood.