CITY HALL — Chicago’s most powerful alderman, Ed. Burke (14th), is facing a federal charge of attempted extortion.
Here is the federal criminal complaint against him unsealed on Thursday.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday again made it clear she does not intend to defund the Chicago Police Department, but youth activists aren't giving up the fight.
A neighbor and customer launched a GoFundMe after downed power lines started a fire at the building.
The 120-unit building will rise on the former site of an Ace Hardware store. It will include a new Ace, a coffee shop and several other stores.