Florian Mosincat, of Lincoln Square, walks past a polling site in the 1st Ward.Hannah Alani / Block Club Chicago

Chicago Could Have Record Low Turnout Unless There’s A Late Surge At The Polls, Officials Say

Without a late surge of voters to the polls after work, the city may break the record for low turnout set in 2007 at 33.08 percent.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published
Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Dog Park Planned For Jefferson Park Stalls As Ald. Gardiner Pulls Plug On Funding

Now-former Ald. John Arena (45th) promised a group advocating for a dog park at Austin-Foster Park $100,000. But new Ald. Jim Gardiner says hundreds of neighbors oppose the plan.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

Another One: DJ Khaled Brings Miami Soul Food Franchise To Austin

Miami's DJ Khaled opened The Licking this week at 5045 W. Madison St., thrilling West Siders with its unique spin on soul food.