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James Cappleman

Ald. James Cappleman cut short an interview with CBS 2 when asked about pigeon-nappings in his ward. (CBS)

Alderman Flies The Coop When Pressed About Pigeon Deportations To Indiana

Reached in person Thursday, Ald. James Cappleman tried to steer the conversation to other problems in his ward. CBS 2′s Brad Edwards reports.

01/17/2013

Same Sex Marriage

Same-Sex Marriage Rally Held Outside Thompson Center

A 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.

01/05/2013

Molly Phelan, James Cappleman

Cappleman To Replace Shiller In Uptown’s 46th

Social worker James Cappleman will succeed 24-year veteran Ald. Helen Shiller to represent the Uptown neighborhood’s 46th Ward in the City council.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2011

Four incumbent Chicago aldermen (clockwise from top left) Bernard Stone (50th), John Rice (36th), Freddrenna Lyle (6th), Sharon Dixon (24th) appeared headed for losses during the runoff election on April 5, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Four Incumbent Aldermen Fall In Runoffs

Four 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.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2011

Molly Phelan, James Cappleman

Social Worker, Attorney Up For Rematch In 46th Ward

A social worker and an attorney will meet again on April 5 in the battle to replace Helen Shiller as 46th Ward alderman.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2011

City Hall

14 Aldermanic Races Appear Headed For Runoffs

As 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.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2011

Cappleman Office Vandalism

Vandalism At 2 More Uptown Political Offices

For the second time this week, candidates running for alderman in Chicago’s 46th Ward woke up to find smashed windows at their campaign offices.

CBS Chicago–11/12/2010