Tag Archive for Maxwell Street Market

Munchies on Maxwell

The New Maxwell Street Market is something of a foreign oddity, but strangely familiar in so many ways. The Market hosts an interesting group of people and things that would otherwise seem tacked together; despite this, it still remains relatable,…

Best of the South Side: Pilsen

Empanadas. Theater. Futbol. Experimental art. Once a Czech enclave and now the largest barrio in a state not named “California,” Pilsen is also one of the perennially up-and-coming neighborhoods in Chicago. The mix of Latino culture of West Pilsen and…