Eugene Schulter

Ameya Pawar

47th Ward Winner Will Be First Indian-American Alderman

Northwestern University emergency management staffer Ameya Pawar defeated the handpicked candidate to replace Ald. Eugene Schulter (47th) Tuesday night.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2011

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Longtime Ald. Eugene Schulter Drops Out Of Race

The alderman, who represents the Lincoln Square neighborhood, reportedly has his eye on a new job: county tax reviewer.


Four Loko cans

Aldermen Seek Ban On Alcoholic Energy Drinks

Two top Chicago aldermen have proposed a ban on the sale of alcoholic energy drinks that have come under intense scrutiny lately after nine college students in Washington State were hospitalized after drinking them at an off-campus party.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2010