The 16-foot tall statue of Benito Pablo Juárez was a gift to the city by the counsel general of Mexico in February of 1999. The statue was created by Julian Martinez, and is a replacement for the bust gifted by the Mexican President in 1977.
Holiday Windows on The Magnificent Mile
The Magnificent Mile Association announced a new holiday tradition for the 29th annual BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival, featuring festive window displays from 15 cultural and community partners in storefronts available for lease along North Michigan Avenue.Read more Read more
Help Our Athletes Unleash Their Inner Champion
While Special Olympics Illinois is primarily a sports organization for the intellectually disabled, they are much more. Your support helps pay for the 23,100+ athletes that compete in over 200 competitions in our state, in just one year, as Special Olympics Illinois does not charge for its athletes to participate.Read more Read more