Candidates Marianne Lalonde, Erika Wozniak Francis, Justin Kreindler, Ald. James Cappleman, Angela Clay and Jon-Robert McDowell are running for 46th Ward alderman. Provided

Candidates In 46th Ward Make Gentrification Key Issue In Challenging Uptown’s Alderman

Five residents taking on Ald. James Cappleman focus on affordable housing, high-rises, community engagement and education.

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Despite The Rain, Humboldt Park’s 41st Puerto Rican Parade Draws Thousands (PHOTOS)

The rain did "really hurt" the festival in the park, however, according to Jose Lopez, executive director of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center.