Teachers Union On Runoff In Mayor's Race: 'A Beautiful Day For Democracy'Among the first to back Jesus “Chuy” Garcia in his bid for mayor, the Chicago Teachers Union on Wednesday was taking a brief moment to enjoy Garcia’s success in forcing a runoff with Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
Drought Helping Provide Data For Fox River Pollution StudyThe lack of rain this summer might be killing your garden, but it's actually good news for people studying the health of the Fox River.
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.
Napping Worker Among Problems At Polling PlacesElection officials were expecting very low turnout for Tuesday's municipal elections. After the polls had closed at 7 p.m., only a handful of problems had been reported at polling places in Chicago and the suburbs.
Voters Head To Polls For Aldermanic Runoff RacesResidents of 14 of Chicago’s 50 wards are heading to the polls today to cast their ballots in runoff elections for alderman.
Early Voting For Runoff Elections Starts MondayEarly voting begins this coming Monday for aldermanic run-off elections in 14 Chicago wards.
Ald. Stone In Runoff For Second TimeFor the second consecutive time, Ald. Bernard Stone (50th) has been forced into a runoff with a challenger.
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.
Smith, Egan To Battle For Lincoln Park's 43rd WardNine candidates ran to replace outgoing Ald. Vi Daley in the high-profile Lincoln Park neighborhood’s 43rd Ward, but now, the field has been narrowed to two candidates who have both run before.
Dixon To Take On Ex-Ald. Chandler In 24th WardEighteen candidates ran for alderman in the West Side’s 24th Ward, but now it’s down to two – the current and former alderman.