16th Ward

Artistic rendering of a Whole Foods Market planned for the Englewood neighborhood. (Credit: City of Chicago)

Whole Foods To Open Store In Englewood

As part of the city’s strategy to eliminate so-called “food deserts” in Chicago, City Hall has reached an agreement with Whole Foods to bring an 18,000-square-foot grocery store in the Englewood neighborhood.

09/04/2013

City Hall

Back Of The Yards Residents Want One Alderman, Not Five

Community activists in the Back of the Yards neighborhood says they’re not asking for much. They want one alderman.

WBBM Newsradio–11/13/2011

Hal Baskin

Baskin Concedes 16th Ward Race After Release From Jail

A candidate for 16th Ward alderman has conceded the race, after being released from a police lockup on charges of assault and obstruction.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2011

Hal Baskin, candidate for 16th Ward Alderman in Chicago (Credit: HalBaskin.com)

Aldermanic Candidate Arrested At Polling Place

A candidate for alderman was arrested Tuesday afternoon at a South Side polling place and later charged with assault.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2011