“This brings back all of our traditions, just makes us feel reminiscent of our family that’s still down in Mexico,” said Jose Luis Diaz, 55.
The event will be scaled down — one large parking lot instead of two — and feature local musical talent instead of the major names of recent years.
Police suspect the gunman who they say sprayed a police van with bullets from an assault rifle last month – hitting two cops –has fled to Mexico.
The 16- and 17-year-old boys, both from Indiana, will remain in custody, a juvenile judge decided Monday. Two girls, 7 and 13, were injured.
Raekwon Hudson, wearing a torn and tattered green sweatshirt, had no reaction when Cook County Judge Peggy Chiampas ordered him to remain in jail.
The Chicago Federation of Labor is among a group of investors interested in a potential bid for the Sun-Times. Tronc Inc. also is interested.
Rosalyn Baldwin, 7, from Louisiana who’s on a mission to hug police officers in all 50 states arrived here to squeeze a few Chicago cops.