Monday, Sep 5, 2011

Hispanic-American Business Community

Hispanic-American Business Community

Monday, Sep 5, 2011

Celebrating Inspirational Hispanic-American Locals

Celebrating Inspirational Hispanic-American Locals

11 Hispanic-American Chicagoans are spotlighted all month.

Monday, Sep 26, 2011

Hispanic Heritage Events

Hispanic Heritage Events

Vive la Hispanidad: 7th Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration The event closes Hispanic Heritage Month with artists, literature, entertainment, music and tasting of traditional and contemporary...

Monday, Nov 7, 2011
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By Lindsay McGivern

Hispanic Heritage Month

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Thursday, Oct 6, 2011

Goya, a Big Company with Big Chicago Ties

Goya, a Big Company with Big Chicago Ties

Goya is the largest Hispanic-owned company in the U.S., and it has big ties to Chicago.

Thursday, Sep 22, 2011

Hidden Gem Offers Tastes of Panama

Hidden Gem Offers Tastes of Panama

The restaurant Conoce Mi Panama in Logan Square offers a glimpse into the culture and cuisine of Panama.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2011

Dreams of Bringing Theater to Chicago Schools

Dreams of Bringing Theater to Chicago Schools

Golder College Prep High School senior Lauren Escobar wants to reach out to Latinos in the theater world.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2011

Helping Chicago's Homeless, One Program at a Time

Helping Chicago's Homeless, One Program at a Time

Sol A. Flores is the Executive Director of La Casa Norte, an organization that works with the homeless population in Humboldt Park.

Thursday, Sep 15, 2011

Marty Castro: Importance of Hispanic Heritage

Marty Castro: Importance of Hispanic Heritage

"Being a Latino engenders a sense of leadership and involvement in my community," Castro says.

Friday, Sep 16, 2011
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By Marcus Riley

PHOTOS: Latino Fashion Week Model Auditions

Long-legged models try out for coveted spots. View gallery

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Strong Chicago-Area Storms Bring High Winds, Torrential Rain

Strong Chicago-Area Storms Bring High Winds, Torrential Rain

A strong storm system that moved into the Chicago area Tuesday produced 40 mph wind gusts, brief torrential rainfall, frequent lightning and pea-size hail, causing damage in several areas.

Source: Suspects Turn Selves In After Robbery Ends in Fatal Crash

Source: Suspects Turn Selves In After Robbery Ends in Fatal Crash

Multiple suspects believed to be involved in the attempted robbery that sent a woman running onto Lake Shore Drive for help before she was fatally hit by a car turned themselves in to police for questioning...

'Stunning Failure': No Budget Solution Reached as Spring Legislative Session Ends

'Stunning Failure': No Budget Solution Reached as Spring Legislative Session Ends

Illinois’ budget standoff will likely stretch into its second year as lawmakers were still unable to come to an agreement in the final hours before the end of the spring legislative session Tuesday.

Residents Displaced After Storms Tear Roof Off Apartment Building

Residents Displaced After Storms Tear Roof Off Apartment Building

An apartment building in DuPage County was evacuated Tuesday afternoon and several residents displaced after the roof of the building was torn off during strong storms.

Should Trump Worry About a Third-Party Candidate?

Should Trump Worry About a Third-Party Candidate?

Just as Donald Trump is starting to make up ground in polls against Hillary Clinton, he faces a new problem: third parties. Over the holiday weekend, the threat advanced on two fronts.

Drew Peterson Guilty in Murder-for-Hire Plot

Drew Peterson Guilty in Murder-for-Hire Plot

The murder-for-hire trial of former suburban Chicago police officer Drew Peterson is winding down.