Pilsen

Faculty at two campuses serving the Latino community are asking for competitive wages, hiring more teachers, more bilingual staffing and special education teachers.
La propietaria de Chocolate For Your Body, Laura Wilczynska, dijo que la clienta reportó el incidente a los dueños y el hombre fue despedido.
Taras Zholdak, 50, is accused of inappropriately touching a customer during a massage at Chocolate For Your Body.
Nearly 2,000 people were to be evicted had the policy been enforced as planned this week. The mayor extended that deadline until mid-March.
The museum’s new president and CEO is also the founding executive of ChiArts High School.
Healthy Hood, which provides Chicago youth with resources to create music and art, received the grant from the Lewis Prize for Music, a philanthropic organization dedicated to music education.
La administración de Johnson lanzó una convocatoria de solicitantes en septiembre pasado como parte del Programa de Activación de Tiendas para Negocios Pequeños.
Groups receiving the funds will use them to revitalize commercial corridors across Chicago, including Michigan Avenue downtown and business districts in Garfield Park, Pilsen, Humboldt Park, Uptown, West Loop, Lake View and Chatham.
Todo fue tan de último momento que no estaban seguros adónde irían a almorzar después de la ceremonia.
They met waiting for a CTA bus headed for Navy Pier six years ago and beat out over 200 other couples to receive Cook County’s first marriage license of the new year.
The city has said migrants in shelters receive health screenings. A source close to the matter said out of the few thousand at the Pilsen shelter where a child died, only a few hundred have been screened.
Jean Carlos Martinez Rivero died Sunday afternoon after suffering a medical episode at the migrant shelter on Cermak Road and Halsted Street where the family was staying, according to police. Autopsy results were still pending Thursday afternoon.
Hundreds gathered at a vigil for Jean Carlos Martinez Rivero, leaving flowers and balloons at a memorial on the sidewalk outside the shelter for asylum-seekers. ‘He was a beautiful boy, he was always happy.’
The boy died Sunday at Comer Children’s Hospital, and four girls and a woman were taken to hospitals at different times Monday with fever and vomiting, official said.
The tavern-restaurant announced Wednesday that it will shut down at the end of dinner service on New Year’s Eve.
Carlos Tortolero and five other staffers from Bowen High School were disgusted with how Mexican culture was taught in Chicago public schools. So they did something about it.
Jamarcus Ellis, one of the best basketball players in Westinghouse High School history, died early Friday morning.
Salvador Herrera’s family members say they’re frustrated with the police investigation after Sunday’s slaying near a car break-in in University Village.
Se espera que una bodega en el 2241 S. Halsted comience a recibir migrantes el martes.
Some are happy to offer a ladder to new arrivals. Others decry the lack of services for locals. About 400 migrants could move into an area shelter as soon as Tuesday.
Larry Snelling called on the public to be partners with the Chicago Police Department in addressing deep-rooted community problems and fighting crime.
The buyer hopes to turn the building — empty for years as former parishioners and the Archdiocese of Chicago fought over its fate — into an events space.
The preliminary recommendation was supposed to prevent removal of the stained glass.