Alderman Flies The Coop When Pressed About Pigeon Deportations To IndianaReached in person Thursday, Ald. James Cappleman tried to steer the conversation to other problems in his ward. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Same-Sex Marriage Rally Held Outside Thompson CenterA couple hundred people rallied at the Thompson Center in the Loop today, demanding that lawmakers make Illinois the tenth state to allow same-sex marriage.
Cappleman To Replace Shiller In Uptown's 46thSocial worker James Cappleman will succeed 24-year veteran Ald. Helen Shiller to represent the Uptown neighborhood’s 46th Ward in the City council.
Four Incumbent Aldermen Fall In RunoffsFour incumbent Chicago aldermen have lost their bids for another term, or were trailing late in the polls on Tuesday, including Bernie Stone (50th), the council's oldest member.
Social Worker, Attorney Up For Rematch In 46th WardA social worker and an attorney will meet again on April 5 in the battle to replace Helen Shiller as 46th Ward alderman.
14 Aldermanic Races Appear Headed For RunoffsAs many as 10 sitting Chicago aldermen appear headed into one-on-one runoff elections in April and four more open aldermanic races are headed towards runoffs between the top two contenders.
Vandalism At 2 More Uptown Political OfficesFor the second time this week, candidates running for alderman in Chicago’s 46th Ward woke up to find smashed windows at their campaign offices.