Maria Hadden smiles at Sol Cafe a week after winning election for alderman of the 49th ward. JONATHAN BALLEW/BLOCK CLUB CHICAGO

Rogers Park’s Incoming Ald. Maria Hadden Says No Developer Donations For Her, More Immigrant Voices For Neighborhood

After ousting Ald. Joe Moore in the 49th Ward, Maria Hadden is ready to hit the ground running, but she has many lofty promises to fulfill.

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

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Belmont-Cragin Elementary School Is Getting A New $44 Million State-Of-The-Art Building

Belmont Cragin is home to the fastest growing Latino population in the state, according to a local nonprofit.