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

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.