Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner traded barbs Thursday on the issue of violent crime, as the governor sought to make Rauner’s support for ownership of assault weapons a major campaign issue.
An anti-crime pilot program involving the group CeaseFire and the Chicago Police Department appears to be moving ahead after a disagreement was resolved.
Throughout the city and suburbs and across America, this is the National Night Out.
Mayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel wants to use $25 million in Tax Increment Financing funds to make the city safer.