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.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Pilsen’s Via Crucis ‘Brings People Together’ On Good Friday

To celebrate Good Friday, hundreds of Catholics walked along 18th Street for the annual reenactment of the living stations of the cross in Pilsen.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Happy Village Officially Sells For $1.5 Million — But Dive Bar’s Renovation On Hold ‘For One Last Summer’

"We're going to run it as-is for the next six months," said Andrew Miller, one of the bar's new owners. "We're cognizant of the connection people have with this place."