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Community

One Summer Chicago program kicks off citywide

Thousands of youth across the city began working part-time positions at sites in and around their neighborhoods Monday, June 29 as part…

BYNC launches fundraising campaign for longtime staff member

Calls and cards have been steadily streaming in to the BYNC office for a longtime staff member who was recently diagnosed with…

Arts and Entertainment

CrEATefest: Hands-On Arts and Food Truck Fest to benefit local organization

Changing Worlds, a local nonprofit organization is hosting CrEATefest, a hands-on arts and food truck festival on Sunday, August 9, 2015. This…

Five Events: Arts and Entertainment

April 17: The House on Mango Street: Artists Interpret Community Opening Reception The NMMA is hosting an opening reception for its new…

News

Durbin and Gutierrez urge cooperation to move Bubbly Creek restoration forward

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and U.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez urged federal agencies to work together to expedite the…

Mayor Emanuel announces 311 enhancements to boost services for veterans

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the City has enhanced its 311 intake assessment and training process to better identify…

CTA expands service for Taste of Chicago, Crosstown Classic, Gold Cup Finals

The Chicago Transit Authority is a convenient and affordable transit option for those traveling to events downtown this…

Hundreds of Illinois Immigrants Protest Statewide Budget Cuts

As the State of Illinois begins a new fiscal year without a state budget and funding for vital…

Riot Fest moves to Douglas Park, residents call for public meeting

Residents of Little Village and North Lawndale are calling on the Chicago Park District to hold a public…

Fiesta Back of the Yards celebrates 25 years

The aroma of chargrilled meats and the sounds of traditional Mexican music filled the air as thousands of…

Events

Pilsen Fest presents: Hello Seahorse!

Pilsen Fest presents a collaboration of music, ideas, arts and culture by Jenny and the Mexicats on August 22nd,…

Villapalooza

For the fifth year, Villapalooza will be packed with acclaimed artists and local legends. Come enjoy music, drinks, food,…

Los Cojolites at La Catrina Cafe

Los Cojolites (Veracruz), Sones de Mexico, Zenen Zeferino & Esther Cruz (Veracruz), Chicago Mariachi Project, Cielito Lindo Family…

Patricia Ortega’s Flamenco Jams!

Patricia Ortega’s Flamenco Jams! will be joining forces with some Flamenco Jam Masters: Diego Alonso, Wendy Clinard, Javier Saume…

Little Mexico Film Festival

Little Mexico Film Festival presents a selection of short films at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee Ave., on July…

Monster Food Truck Rally

Don’t miss out on The Plant’s fourth annual Monster Food Truck Rally, Saturday, Aug. 8, 11-3 p.m. The…