Little Village Food Pantry Helps the Community Bounce Back

Little Village Food Pantry Helps the Community Bounce Back

The Amor de Dios food pantry in Little Village, run by Pastor Ramiro Rodriguez, positively connects to those in the community. It has also been a source of fulfillment and assurance during these unprecedented times and, as of today, May 24, 2021, continues that mission. A couple of months ago, a teenage boy, Adam Toledo, […]

Toddler in Little Village Among the 48 Shooting Victims in Chicagoland

Toddler in Little Village Among the 48 Shooting Victims in Chicagoland

Little Village was among the Chicago communities this weekend affected by violence throughout the city — 48 shootings. Approximately five people were fatally wounded; the other 43 other victims survived, as reported by ABC News on Monday, May 17, 2021. This weekend alone, Chicago police reported six shootings involving wounded minors. Since the beginning of […]

Mexican Independence Day Celebration Spawns Street Closures in Chicago

Mexican Independence Day Celebration Spawns Street Closures in Chicago

People celebrating Grito de Delores on the eve of Mexican Independence day caused police to close streets in downtown Chicago, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. A caravan of cars reportedly convened on Columbus Drive at approximately 10:48 p.m. CT. Hundreds of people rode around in their vehicles, honking their horns, and proudly displaying the Mexican flag. […]