Steel, strong and storied: The Humboldt Park Puerto Rican flags

CHICAGO — When you drive by Division St  between Western and California avenues, you can’t miss them.  There are two giant Puerto Rican flags that let you know you are entering Boricua territory. But how did these award winning structures come to be and what is the message behind them?

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NMPRAC Featured on Ñ Beat with Stacey Baca

ABC 7 will broadcast its Emmy Award-winning program, THE Ñ BEAT, hosted by Stacey Baca, with special contributions by ABC 7’s Tanja Babich, Rob Elgas, Michelle Gallardo, John Garcia, and Roz Varon, Saturday, October 8 at 6:30 PM, with an encore presentation on Sunday, October 9, at 4:30 PM. On

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NMPRAC featured on Chicago Tonight

There was much talk in the past two years about adding a certain museum with a “Star Wars” connection to the Chicago park system. As it turns out, a new museum did open in the Chicago Park District in that time. It may not have had the support of George

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Only Puerto Rican Museum In U.S. Is Celebrating Its Humboldt Park Home

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture was recently featured on DNAInfo.com. Here’s an excerpt: HUMBOLDT PARK — Did you know the country’s only museum that is entirely focused on Puerto Rican arts and culture is in Humboldt Park? If your answer was “no,” you aren’t alone, according to

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NMPRAC Featured In The New York Times – 36 Hours In Chicago

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture was recently featured in the New York Times. Here’s an excerpt. The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture (free) is in the oldest surviving structure in Humboldt Park: stables built in the 1890s. Inside the red-roofed building withits gables

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