Resident Gene Pierson addresses The Night Ministry leaders at a community meeting in Bucktown. The crowd included a mix of residents who spoke out in support and in opposition of a plan to relocate The Crib, an overnight youth homeless shelter, to the neighborhood.Hannah Alani/Block Club Chicago

Will The Crib Get To Open Its Shelter In Bucktown? Big Vote Coming Friday

The Zoning Board of Appeals meets at 9 a.m. on Friday in City Hall.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published
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Off-Duty Cop 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.