47th Ward Winner Will Be First Indian-American AldermanNorthwestern University emergency management staffer Ameya Pawar defeated the handpicked candidate to replace Ald. Eugene Schulter (47th) Tuesday night.
Longtime Ald. Eugene Schulter Drops Out Of RaceThe alderman, who represents the Lincoln Square neighborhood, reportedly has his eye on a new job: county tax reviewer.
Aldermen Seek Ban On Alcoholic Energy DrinksTwo 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.