Indicted Ald. Willie Cochran (20th) rejected a plea deal Wednesday offered by prosecutors.Kelly Bauer/DNAinfo

Ald. Willie Cochran ‘Couldn’t Stomach’ Guilty Plea, Lawyer Says, As Judge Sets Corruption Trial Date

The sitting alderman, who did not file to run for re-election, rejected a plea deal Wednesday. Fifteen candidates aim to replace him.

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5 Things To Know About Austan Goolsbee, The High-Powered New Addition To Chicago’s School Board

The economics professor at University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business will round out the mayor-appointed board.

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Tatas Tacos In Portage Park Celebrates Holiday Season With 12 Days Of Tacos

The restaurant is also collecting donations for a special holiday meal at the Irving Park Food Pantry Dec. 19.