On 102nd Birthday, Chicago Woman Becomes U.S. Citizen, Registers To VoteThis Wednesday was a big birthday for a 102-year-old woman from the Northwest Side Belmont Gardens neighborhood.
Chicago Could Appear On Monopoly's Latest Board, If Enough Chicagoans VoteWill enough people vote to secure Chicago one of the coveted spots on Monopoly's latest board?
Voters Beware: Don’t Rely On City Website To Find Your New WardAt the beginning of 2012, the City Council approved a new ward map. Sadly, the city's website hasn't gotten the memo yet.
Illinois Voter Information Set To Become Part Of National Database Next YearFormer Governor Pat Quinn signed on to join the Electronic Registration Information Center or ERIC program in 2016 along with several other states.
The Internet May Change Drastically, Especially For ChicagoansThe FCC just passed new regulations that could drastically change America's Internet speeds and pricing -- especially for Chicago.
In Illinois, 17-Year-Olds Allowed To Register To Vote For the first time in Illinois history, 17-year-olds are allowed to register to vote - and hundreds in Chicago have registered so far.
Illinois To Allow Online Voter Registration The Governor signed a bill this morning making registering to vote easier for Illinois residents, reports WBBM's Brandis Friedman.
Illinois Senate Panel OKs Same-Sex Marriage LegislationAfter two days of snags in moving the issue, Sen. Heather Steans finally won committee approval by an 8-5 vote Thursday evening, sending the measure next to the floor.
Woman In Labor Votes First, Then Heads To HospitalThe labor vote literally has been cast this morning in the south suburbs.
Opinion: Obamacare Should Win It For Mitt RomneyIf you’re still looking for a reason to decide on which candidate to vote for, think about Obamacare and the fact that one report after another clearly shows that it’s going to cost the nation much, much more than originally stated by President Obama and his administration.
Kindergarteners, Pre-Schoolers Get First Taste Of Election In Vote For MascotToday was election day for some people who won't get to cast a ballot for president of the United States for more than a decade.
Today Is Last Day To Register To VoteYou can't vote in the presidential election if you're not registered. Today is the last day to do so.
Chicago Teachers Set To Vote On ContractAs teachers in southwest suburban Evergreen Park begin a strike, teachers in the Chicago Public Schools are ready to vote on the new contract that ended their strike last month.
Teachers Hold Massive Rally, Prepare For Vote On Whether To End StrikeChicago Teachers Union delegates are expected to meet Sunday afternoon and could decide whether to end a strike that kept students out of classes last week.
State House Expels Rep. Derrick SmithThe Illinois House of Representatives has voted to expel state Rep. Derrick Smith (D-Chicago).