Ald. Pat O'Connor and challenger Andre Vasquez will head to a runoff race April 2. Provided

Ald. Pat O’Connor And Andre Vasquez Headed To Runoff In 40th Ward Race

Ald. Pat O’Connor has been the 40th Ward’s alderman since 1983, when he was first elected at the age of 28.

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Logan Square Parking Spots Get A Green Makeover For A Day — And Firm Hopes To Make It Permanent

"You get the great benefit of having trees and shrubs as opposed to concrete and flood water," the owner of the design firm said. "It would go a long way in making Logan Square a greener place."

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Watch ‘The Voice’ Alum Meagan McNeal Wow CTA Green Line Riders With An Impromptu House Performance

The South Side mother of two performed DJ Dennis Ferrer's "Hey Hey," with her baby boy in a sling, delighting CTA passengers.