Toni Preckwinkle

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Chicago Progressives Celebrate Bad Election Night For Rahm, His Allies

Mayor Rahm Emanuel isn't alone in facing a runoff after a populist uprising.

Jefferson Park »

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle Endorses Ald. John Arena

Michelle Baert, Michael Diaz and John Garrido are challenging John Arena's bid for a second term.

Hyde Park »

Toni Preckwinkle's Condo Building Vandalized Nine Times Since Late July

The front door of the County Board chief's building has been shattered repeatedly, realty company said.

Albany Park »

Toni Preckwinkle Tells Small Business Owners: Try Living on $17K a Year

Toni Preckwinkle outlined her priorities for Cook County at a lunch hosted by area chambers of commerce.

Hyde Park »

Hyde Parkers Come Out to March on the Fourth of July

Community groups across the neighborhood joined in the 4th on 53rd parade.

Hyde Park »

'4th on 53rd' Parade and Festival Marks 23rd Year

The neighborhood tradition allows anyone to join in the parade.

The Loop »

Pay Equity Supported by Top Pols at Daley Center Rally

Gov. Pat Quinn and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle cheered equal pay for women.

Downtown »

'Oscars of Community Development' to Honor Neighborhood Groups

Uptown's Voice of the People was among those to be recognized in the 20th annual ceremony.

Hyde Park »

Estelle, Rahm on Hand as Massive Harper Court Development Finally Opens

Hyde Parkers welcomed a 450k-square-foot complex that could become a "catalyst" for South Side growth.

Downtown »

Protesters Demand State's Attorney Step Down After Failing To Charge Cop

Demonstrators protested State's Attorney Anita Alvarez's decision not to prosecute Gildardo Sierra.

Grand Crossing »

Tougher Gun Laws Would Have Kept Murder Victims in Jail, Top Cop Says

ANALYSIS: 89 shooting victims this year would have been in jail under harsher penalties pushed by cops.

Hegewisch »

City's Last Wild Prickly Pear Cacti Live, in Secret, on Far Southeast Side

The cacti once thrived on the lakefront, but there are less than 100 remaining within the city limits.

Downtown »

Rahm Says City's Summer Youth Jobs Program Helped Hire 20,000

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle will honor a success story Thursday.

Downtown »

Untaxed Cigarettes Targeted by Cook County

Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle said, "Vigorous enforcement encourages compliance."