Articles By Heather Cherone

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Muslim Woman Who Said She Was Profiled, Attacked By Cops Could Get $160K From City

CTA surveillance footage showed the officers tackling her from behind and ripping off her hijab and face veil.

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Demand For City-Funded Mental Health Clinics To Take Center Stage At City Hall — Again

Half of the city's mental health clinics were closed more than seven years ago.

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Despite Cries Of ‘Shame’ And Unanswered Questions, TIF Districts For Lincoln Yards, The 78 Move Forward

At the three hour meeting, residents urged the Joint Review Board members not to advance the proposed TIFs.

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Stop Blocking Voters On Twitter, Ethics Board Warns Aldermen

But aldermen can delete comments posted to their pages if they are "profane" or "libelous," according to the new opinion.

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Lincoln Yards Soccer Stadium Not Happening — But Fight Against TIF Funding For Development Continues

The 20,000-seat stadium was to be home to a United Soccer League team owned in part by the Ricketts family.

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Burke Spurns Calls To Drop His Bid For Re-election, But Change Is Coming To City Council Regardless

Five aldermen, including President Pro Tempore Margaret Laurino and Zoning Chairman Danny Solis, are not running for re-election.