Tag: Ricardo Muñoz

Mike Rodriguez Files to Run for Office in the 22nd Ward

Mike Rodriguez Files to Run for Office in the 22nd Ward
Five years after Michael Rodriguez inherited the reins of Enlace Chicago, one of the most active and locally respected non-profits, he announced his departure from the Little Village organization. In November, the news went public that Rodriguez filed a petition to run for Democratic Committeeman of the 22nd Ward and that he was running unopposed.... Read more »

Are Little Village Youth Gangbanging for Mexican Cartels?

Are Little Village Youth Gangbanging for Mexican Cartels?
It’s Friday night in Little Village. The wind occasionally carries distant laughter or the tan-tan of a corrido from someone’s backyard. Yet the curtains are drawn and few people linger on their front steps. The shadows of the side streets give a courteous warning to visitors. Almost all businesses on the commercial artery lock their doors before the self-imposed... Read more »