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East Village »

Will 'Sober Living' Home Permit Denial Lead to Closings Across City?

A Fresh Start looks to federal housing laws in deciding its next step.

Lincoln Park »

Transportation Fixes a Major Priority Before Finkl Redevelopment

North Branch Works held its final meeting Wednesday night to discuss plans for the industrial corridor.

Wicker Park »

'Mystery Storefront' Construction in Wicker Park Nears End

Two trees are being installed Friday and despite looking finished, no one knows the building's tenant.

Bucktown »

City Empowers Police Superintendent to Swiftly Shut Down 'Problem' Bars

The new ordinance follows a year of headline-grabbing incidents at or outside Chicago nightclubs.

Bucktown »

Family of Man Killed Near Dolphin Nightclub Sues City, Club Owner

The family of the victim, Deonta Jackson, 35, filed a suit against the city and the nightclub Monday.

Lincoln Square »

North Side Voters Send Mixed Messages About Rahm

Voters in several North Side 'hoods sent mixed messages between their mayoral and aldermanic choices.

Downtown »

Progressive Aldermen Getting Reinforcements on City Council

The seven remaining members of the Progressive Reform Caucus all won re-election.

North Center »

Damen Resurfacing From Diversey to Belmont Set to Start Friday

Resurfacing on Damen from Diversey and Belmont is expected to start Friday and last through May.

Downtown »

$1.5 Billion in Unpaid Tickets Could Be Huge Cash Cow for Chicago

The debt owed for unpaid parking, red-light and speed camera tickets far exceeds that in N.Y. and L.A.

The Loop »

Chuy Vows to Exhaust All Options Before Raising Taxes if Elected Mayor

Mayor Rahm Emanuel's campaign accused Jesus "Chuy" Garcia of "stonewalling" and offering "zero" details.

Downtown »

Chuy Picks Up Progressive Endorsements, as Wilson Holds Out

Before Tuesday's election, Willie Wilson said he would endorse the mayor "under no circumstances."

Wicker Park »

1st, 2nd, 32nd Ward Races Off to Slow Start, Wicker Fieldhouse Open 'Til 8

Many voters were disappointed at the empty polls and low turnout.

Lakeview »

Voters Brave Cold, Wind to Vote in 44th, 46th, 32nd, 47th Wards

Lakeview voters said they showed up with hopes of a mayoral runoff and a change in the 44th ward.

Logan Square »

Council Seats Up for Grabs in 26th, 35th, 1st, 27th, 30th, 31st, 32nd Wards

The aldermanic races for wards largely covering Logan Square and Humboldt Park will be settled Tuesday.

Lakeview »

Students to Question 32nd, 43rd Ward Candidates in Last Debate

Alcott College Prep is hosting a candidate forum organized by students Tuesday night.