West Lawn resident Amado Candelario, 17, received early admissions acceptance to Harvard University.Facebook

Emotional Video Captures Life-Changing Moment When West Lawn Teen Gets Into Harvard University

Amado Candelario dreamed of attending the Ivy League school to make his single mom — and his Latino community — proud. "We can do anything."

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Lightfoot Era Dawns In Chicago — ‘We Are Going To Transform Our City’

Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot is set to become the 56th mayor of Chicago Monday.

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As Successor Sworn In, Rogers Park’s Longest Serving Alderman Says Thanks, Reflects On 28 Years

Joe Moore was defeated by Maria Hadden, who will become the 49th Ward's new alderman Monday.