Deborah A. Foster-Bonner, Ald. Roderick T. Sawyer and Richard A. Wooten are running for 6th Ward alderman. Provided; Jamie Nesbitt Golden/Block Club Chicago; Provided

Two Former Friends Take On Ald. Roderick Sawyer In Race For 6th Ward Alderman

A former cop and an accountant aim to unseat Roderick Sawyer in the 6th Ward.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published
Lincoln Park, Old Town Primary category in which blog post is published

DePaul Students Want Professor To Apologize For Column, Tweets They Call Racist, Xenophobic — But He Says He Stands By Writing

A student group is calling on university officials to censure Professor Jason Hill and the group wants Hill to apologize for social media posts and a recent column.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

Police Shut Down Rainbow Beach Park On Easter, Citing ‘Credible Intel’ — But Resident Wants Answers

On a beautiful Easter Sunday, drivers and pedestrians attempting to enter the South Side beach were turned away by police.

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

$95 Million, 19-Story Office Tower At Fulton Market Gateway Gets Key Approval

Neighbors have been worried about the traffic Thor Equities' tower at 800 W. Fulton Market will bring to the increasingly crowded neighborhood.