- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park
- Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
- Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
- Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
Cops Rarely Pull Over Drivers In Their Own Neighborhoods, Data Shows. Motorists In Black Neighborhoods Aren’t So Lucky
Drivers are least likely to be pulled over on the far Northwest and Southwest sides, where many first responders live. Ald. Nick Sposato said that's because "white people just know how to talk their way out of a ticket."
With Chicago Snowed In, Some Residents Want To Know: Why Isn’t There A Citywide Sidewalk Shoveling Service?
Chicagoans are largely on their own when it comes to digging out of their homes after snowstorms, which is harder for older residents and people with disabilities. A municipal shoveling effort would help erase that inequality, supporters say.
Ald. Sposato Calls Columbus Protesters ‘Savages’ At Police Budget Hearing
The Northwest Side alderman made the comment during a contentious City Council hearing about the Chicago Police budget.
Northwest Side Affordable Housing Proposal Tests Lightfoot’s Resolve On ‘Aldermanic Privilege’
Ald. Nicholas Sposato's plan to downzone a property at 6001 W. Lawrence Ave. would hobble a nonprofit's plan to build an all-affordable 48-unit housing development.
Lightfoot Won’t Support Changing Columbus Day To Indigenous Peoples Day As A City Holiday
The mayor said there was more the city could do to “elevate the history of indigenous people” in Chicago, but she does not plan to eliminate Columbus Day.
After A ‘Clusterf—’ First Night, New Portage Park Restaurant Gets Alderman’s Blessing
El Viejon replaced Veranda Tavern and its first night was marred with a fight. But things are looking up, its owner and the alderman say.
Ald. Sposato Calls Ald. Ramirez-Rosa ‘Pile Of Sh**’ In Video Posted To Twitter
Asked about his remarks, Ald. Nicholas Sposato said, "I think calling me anti-immigrant is stronger language than me calling him a pile of sh**."