Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot addresses supporters on April 2, 2019 after a landslide victory.Brittany Sowacke / Block Club Chicago

Lori Lightfoot Sweeps Mayoral Race, Winning All 50 Wards In Historic Victory

Despite the landslide, an overwhelming majority of the city didn't bother voting at all.

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

Hundreds Watch Stations Of The Cross In Pilsen As Via Crucis Good Friday Tradition ‘Brings People Together’

To celebrate Good Friday, hundreds of Catholics walked along 18th Street for the annual reenactment of the living stations of the cross in Pilsen.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Happy Village Officially Sells For $1.5 Million — But Dive Bar’s Renovation On Hold ‘For One Last Summer’

"We're going to run it as-is for the next six months," said Andrew Miller, one of the bar's new owners. "We're cognizant of the connection people have with this place."