The Horror House (2911 W. Belmont) has been open for just over a year, and has quickly established itself as an essential part of Chicago’s pop culture landscape.
As Halloween approaches, I sat down with Horror House co-owner Vinny Malave to talk about business over the past year, the horror community, the highs and lows of small business ownership, the shop’s Riot Fest presence, the Avondale neighborhood, Fanny DeVito and upcoming store events.
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