Candidates Thomas Schwartzers, Eileen Dordek, Michael Negron, Angie Maloney, Matt Martin, Gus Katsafaros, Jeff Jenkins and Heather Way Kitzes are vying for the 47th Ward aldermanic seat currently held by Ald. Ameya Pawar (center). Pawar is not running for reelection. Candidate Dr. Kimball Ladien is not pictured. Provided

Crowd Of 47th Ward Candidates Who Aim To Replace Pawar Square Off At Forum Tuesday

Nine candidates are running for 47th Ward alderman. Ald. Ameya Pawar, who is running for city treasurer, is not running for reelection to the seat.

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Goose Island Ends Distribution Of Honkers Ale, The Beer That Put It On The Map

Once one of Goose Island's best selling beers, Honkers Ale is now moving to brewpub-only status.

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Joe Moreno’s Bad Behavior ‘An Open Secret’ In 1st Ward, Opponent Says After Alderman’s Ex-Aide Accuses Him Of Sexual Harassment

One of Moreno's ex-aides claims the alderman once asked his staffers to take their shirts off at a bar for a pay raise "contest." Meanwhile Moreno blasted the "absurd, false charges."

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Huge ‘Marry Me’ In Maggie Daley Park That Captured Downtown’s Attention (And Heart) Was ‘A Labor Of Love’

The massive proposal took six hours of clearing snow, said newly minted fiance Bob Lempa.