Left to right, top to bottom: Candidates Samantha “Sam” Nugent, Casey Smagala, Joe Duplechin and Robert Murphy are running for 39th Ward alderman. Submitted

Candidates Who Aim To Replace Laurino As 39th Ward Alderman Face Questions From NW Siders Thursday

A member of the Laurino family has served as alderman of the ward for more than 50 years.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Logan Square Factory Workers Shaken After Roof Collapses In Fire

"I could've been underneath that. My workers could've been under there," factory owner Randy Smith said.

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

Tavern On North Manager Brings ‘Irish Hospitality’ To 1930s-Era Wicker Park Dive Bar

Frank Cosgrave discovered unopened bottles of 1930's booze when renovating the bar, where you can get a properly-poured Guinness.