Ald. Deb Mell at a 2018 event to condemn the burning of a rainbow banner by Rev. Paul Kalchik at Resurrection Catholic Church.Mina Bloom/ Block Club Chicago

Ald. Deb Mell Concedes 33rd Ward Seat To Rossana Rodríguez-Sánchez

About a week ago, on April 17, Mell said she owed it to her supporters and staff to seek a partial recount.

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Logan Square Parking Spots Get A Green Makeover For A Day — And Firm Hopes To Make It Permanent

"You get the great benefit of having trees and shrubs as opposed to concrete and flood water," the owner of the design firm said. "It would go a long way in making Logan Square a greener place."

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Watch ‘The Voice’ Alum Meagan McNeal Wow CTA Green Line Riders With An Impromptu House Performance

The South Side mother of two performed DJ Dennis Ferrer's "Hey Hey," with her baby boy in a sling, delighting CTA passengers.

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2,200 Nurses Strike At U of Chicago Hospital Over Short Staffing, Patient Safety

The hospital is on full bypass, asking ambulances to take patients to other hospitals.