Left to right: Andre Vasquez, Dianne Daleiden, Maggie O’Keefe, incumbent Ald. Pat O’Connor (40th), Ugo Okere and forum moderator Rick Perlstein.Photo by Alex V. Hernandez

Ald. Pat O’Connor Called ‘Racist Troll’ By Moderator Of 40th Ward Forum

"Let me be clear, this is racism," O'Connor's opponent Ugo Okere said in a statement after the forum.

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Police Union Wants Feds To Investigate Kim Foxx Over Smollett Investigation

"I don't think justice was done here today," union President Kevin Graham said.

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After A Decade Of Salvaging And Repurposing Old Building Materials, Rebuilding Exchange In Danger Of Closing

In an email to customers and supporters, one of the founders said the organization needs to raise $50,000 in donations by May 30 to stay open.

Promises, Tamales And Even Truth-Telling: Chicago’s Mayoral Race Hits The Final Stretch

In the campaign to succeed Rahm Emanuel, candidates Lori Lightfoot and Toni Preckwinkle talk neighborhoods and look for votes.