A mural by Chicago artist Chris Silva greets patrons in the entryway of the library. JONATHAN BALLEW/BLOCK CLUB CHICAGO

West Ridge’s Bright And Bold New Library Now Open, With Attached Affordable Housing For Seniors Coming Soon

PHOTOS: The mixed-use building is a collaboration between the Chicago Public Library and the Chicago Housing Authority.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published
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Off-Duty Officer Killed In River North Shooting, Another Man Wounded, Police Say

The officer was identified as John P. Rivera, 23, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

25th Ward Runoff: Byron Sigcho Lopez, Alex Acevedo Set To Square Off At West Loop Forum Monday

It's a heated race with Ald. Danny Solis gone, as the 25th Ward will soon have a new leader for the first time in more than two decades.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Army Of Lawyers Will Be Watching 25th Ward Polling Places On Election Day In Response To Vote Buying, Fraud Allegations

In February, some fourth precinct voters said they were given $20 gift cards in exchange for a vote for candidate Byron Sigcho Lopez.