Michael Negron (left) and Matt Martin are running for 47th Ward alderman. Alex Hernandez/ Block Club Chicago

Hundreds Flock To Davis Theater To Hear 47th Ward Candidates Debate Affordable Housing, Taxes

Matt Martin, an attorney at the Illinois Attorney General’s office, and Michael Negron, Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s former policy chief, aim to succeed outgoing Ald. Ameya Pawar.

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Chicago Failing To Enforce Recycling Rules In Big Buildings, Businesses — And Has Abysmal Results To Show For It, Watchdog Says

The city “makes no attempt" to identify big building owners who don't offer recycling, even though more than 40 percent of Chicagoans live in high-density buildings, the inspector general said.

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Coronavirus Kills 238 More Illinoisans, The Most Deaths Reported In A Day Yet

Among the most recent victims were 71 people in Cook County, including four women and men in their 40s. At least 12,639 people have died from COVID-19 in Illinois.