Candidates Edgar Esparza, Ald. Ariel Reboyras and Jessica Washington Gutierrez are running for 30th Ward alderman. Provided

The 30th Ward Deserves More Than A ‘Rubber Stamp’ Alderman, Young Challengers To Reboyras Tell Voters

Jessica W. Gutierrez, daughter of U.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez, and Edgar Esparza, a 23-year-old college student, are challenging the longtime alderman.

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73 More People Die Of Coronavirus In Illinois In The Worst Day To Date

There have now been 380 deaths in Illinois. An additional 1,287 positive cases were added in the past 24 hours.

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New Pilsen Mural ‘We Will Figure It Out. Aqui Juntos’ Inspires Hope During Coronavirus Crisis

"We wanted to let our neighbors know we are thinking about them," artist Shelby Rodeffer said.

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Undocumented Chicagoans Are Eligible For City’s Coronavirus Relief Benefits As Mayor Signs New Order

Undocumented people pay taxes — but the federal government isn't helping them with relief programs during the pandemic, so Chicago is stepping up.