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Pilsen celebrates the Fourth of July with a bang

Photographer Rick Majewski captures the neighborhood's spectacular Independence Day parties, as American flags are hoisted, Mexican food is served up, and amateur fireworks displays erupt on block after block.

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It's the 2017 Best of Chicago issue! Reader staff and some of our favorite writers reflect on reasons to love Chicago. Plus our readers choose the best in Arts & Culture, City Life, Food & Drink, Goods & Services, Sports & Rec and Music & Nightlife.
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