Little Village

Marlene Hopkins oversaw the 2020 Crawford plant demolition that coated the community in dust.
El concejal local Michael Rodríguez (22°) habló en contra del ataque, ocurrido a cuadras de su casa, y dijo que está trabajando con funcionarios y trabajadores comunitarios.
“It’s very heartbreaking to hear that these types of things are happening,” community leader Baltazar Enriquez said.
The man was found with gunshot wounds to his head and back around 6:45 a.m. Saturday in the 3600 block of West 26th Street, Chicago police said.
A man, 29, was in the driver’s seat of a vehicle in the 3400 block of West 24th Street when someone opened fire about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, Chicago police said.
As many as 90,000 people could be eligible for injury payments up to $500, according to a lawyer for the residents. Claims must be submitted by March 26.
Little Village group wants the EPA to force action taken on a heavily polluted channel off the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal.
The man, 37, was in critical condition at Mount Sinai Hospital, police said.
Mayor Brandon Johnson plans a range of resources, including another round of guaranteed basic income, targeted this time to four neighborhoods.
Negotiations have dragged on over pay and staffing, union leaders said. The charter operator runs two campuses near Little Village with a total of 550 students.
The teenager was shot multiple times about 12:30 p.m. in the 2400 block of South Albany Avenue.
Enrique Victor was shot in the head and the abdomen and taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital where he died, police said.
After a physical altercation at about 5:20 a.m. Sunday with another individual inside a residence in the 2500 block of South Trumbull Avenue, a 37-year-old and a 23-year-old, were shot multiple times throughout their bodies, police said.
The man, 23, was shot in the head Saturday in the 3400 block of West 24th Street.
Armando Flores, hermano de Margaritoy Pedro Flores, admitió haber escondido $2.3 millones de los ingresos de drogas de los gemelos bajo su porche trasero en Texas. Le concedieron “tiempo cumplido” por los 19 meses que pasó en la cárcel.
The Centenario clock has not worked for decades, despite the best efforts by community groups to repair it.
Por primera vez desde su inicio, el desfile se llevó a cabo en el día de independencia.
Spray painted messages of ‘Get Out!!!’ And ‘No Park For Profit!’ allude to festival opposition by some Lawndale and Little Village neighbors.
The parade landed on the holiday for the first time in its 26 years, bringing out more spectators after bad weather and COVID had dampened the event in recent years.
Worried about being priced out of their community, a group is exploring how to buy a building together and live there: “I don’t want to leave,” one person says. “There are many people who love Little Village but had to leave.”
El Departamento de Transporte está rehabilitando el arco, incluyendo el reloj, y aseguran que este volverá a su lugar a fin de año.
Police found multiple people with gunshot wounds inside a car in the 2300 block of South Whipple Street.