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Berrios loses rank as top Hispanic politician

by RUSS STEWART In the Byzantine, convoluted, treacherous, macho, nepotistic world of Hispanic politics in Chicago, where testosterone is never in short supply, there has always been an "El Hombre Grande" —

Residents wary of recreational pot sale

by BRIAN NADIG Whether a proposed medical marijuana dispensary at 6428-30 N. Milwaukee Ave. would ever sell marijuana for recreational use if the state law allowed it was one of the issues

Thai Town center open

by CYRYL JAKUBOWSKI The long-delayed Thai Town Center on the former site of the 17th (Albany Park) District police station, 4461 N. Pulaski Road, opened its doors on July 3 as the

Former late-night hangout Jack’s Restaurant to close

by SEAN KEENEHAN Jack’s Restaurant, 5201 W. Touhy Ave., Skokie, has been sold and will close in September after five decades of serving loyal patrons. Jack Koretos and Jerry Rubin bought a

Our Lady of Victory, St Cornelius school buildings to close next year

by BRIAN NADIG To longtime institutions in Jefferson Park – the Our Lady of Victory and Saint Cornelius school buildings — will be closing their doors next year as a result of

Concerns that state could legalize recreational pot raised at medical dispensary meeting

by BRIAN NADIG Whether a proposed medical marijuana dispensary at 6428-30 N. Milwaukee Ave. would ever sell marijuana for recreational use if the state law allowed it was one of the issues