RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Pilsen

Pilsen
Scattered new condominium buildings are priced higher than the older buildings they replaced in this Southwest Side area, but are far outnumbered by houses and flats that are 80-plus years old. Read more about Pilsen, Chicago IL
Scattered new condominium buildings are priced higher than the older buildings they replaced in this Southwest Side area, but are far outnumbered by houses and flats that are 80-plus years old. Read more about Pilsen, Chicago IL « Show less

Top Pilsen Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Shaking off stage fright, Gel Set turns into real art

    Shaking off stage fright, Gel Set turns into real art
    Gel Set may have started as Laura Callier's one-woman joke band with nothing but songs about murder, but it has grown into a genuine expression of her art. Callier's sound is ambient and dark, with minimal, airy vocals over hazy synths, some samples and drum machine beats. It is a throwback to the deeply plastic sound of the '80s, but she pairs it with lyrics and vocals that are much more visceral. Callier spoke to the Tribune last week from her home in Pilsen, where she was just waking up after a late-night gig in Milwaukee to celebrate her record release. This is an edited transcript of that conversation.
  • Chicago Food Social puts tempting fare, music on menu

     Chicago Food Social puts tempting fare, music on menu
    More than a dozen food trucks with tempting menus will be among the highlights of this year's Chicago Food Social, an outdoor fest taking place Saturday and Aug. 24 in the Kendall College parking lot. Participating food trucks include Husky Hog Bar B...

    Emanuel touts progressive issues in NYC ahead of re-election bid

    Emanuel touts progressive issues in NYC ahead of re-election bid
    NEW YORK — Seated under the crystal chandeliers in the ornate ballroom of New York’s official residence Monday, Mayor Rahm Emanuel related the story of a poor, single mother from Pilsen who chose to put off getting a job after discovering...

    Beer budget

    Beer budget
    Anyone who tells you beer is cheap hasn't been to a craft beer festival recently. I'm all for spending money on the good stuff—treat yo'self; quality is worth it; etc.—but if you start scooping up festival tickets left and right, $40 here...

    Chicago girl competes on Food Network's 'Kids Cook-Off'

    Chicago girl competes on Food Network's 'Kids Cook-Off'
    Every chef has his or her area of expertise. For 11-year-old Chicagoan Madison Grant, that specialty is Southern cuisine. The soon-to-be sixth grader at South Loop Elementary has found her niche cooking grits, gumbo and seafood—and starting Sunday,...