From left to right: Candidates Miguel Bautista, Jasmine Jackson, Beverly Miles, and Ald. Jason Ervin are running for 28th Ward alderman. Facebook

Despite Efforts To Knock Out Competition, This West Side Alderman Won’t Be The Only Choice On The Ballot This Time

Ald. Jason Ervin will face off against Miguel Bautista, Jasmine Jackson, and Beverly Miles, the Board of Elections ruled.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published
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Wells Street In River North Will Be Closed For 1 Block For Outdoor Dining

The closure will be in place weekend evenings through patio season, according to Avli.

Midway, West Lawn Primary category in which blog post is published

Hancock College Prep Votes Out Police, Becoming 4th CPS School To Remove Cops On Campus

In a 6-4 vote, the school council voted against keeping officers at the Southwest Side school after hearing from teachers and parents.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Left Out of Federal Benefits, Undocumented Immigrants Are Running Out of Options

As debate rages in Washington, undocumented immigrants fear that federal relief may never come. Southwest Side community organizers see a need for systemic change.