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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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.