Former U.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez (center) said Mayor Rahm Emanuel (right) offered to appoint his daughter Jessica Gutierrez (left) to the 30th Ward seat last summer. Facebook; Ted Cox/DNAinfo

Luis Gutierrez Says Rahm Promised To Give Daughter 30th Ward Seat Last Summer — But When She Said No, Things Got Ugly

The mayor, who supported recently re-elected Ald. Ariel Reboyras, denied ever making such a promise to the Gutierrez family.

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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.

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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."