Ald. Roderick Sawyer (left) and Deborah Foster-Bonner (right) are running for 6th Ward alderman. Provided

As Of Now, Ald. Roderick Sawyer Faces A Runoff — But That Could Change As Votes Trickle In

Ald. Raymond Lopez (15th) needs 12 more votes to avoid a runoff and Ald. George Cardenas (12th) is just two dozen votes above the threshold for a runoff.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published
Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville Primary category in which blog post is published

Molotov Cocktails Found Outside Lakeview Synagogue Won’t Deter Congregation: ‘We Will Rise Above The Fear … Arsonist Hoped To Instill’

Police are trying to identify the man captured on surveillance video outside Anshe Sholom B'nai Israel Congregation in the 500 block of West Melrose Street.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Feminista Jones To Discuss The Power Of Black Women On Twitter At Two Chicago Events

The writer and activist will discuss complexities of race, class and gender with Block Club Chicago's Jamie Nesbitt Golden.

Lincoln Park, Old Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Baby Eastern Black Rhino Born At Lincoln Park Zoo

The calf, who does not yet have a name, was born to Kapuki Sunday evening.