Survey data and the vote breakdown on DuSable Drive showed a sharp racial divide in support.
Cops say masked teens with a thirst for violence and joyrides are terrorizing the city. An examination of arrests reveals a narrative built on shoddy data and anecdotal evidence.
Renaming the landmark for Chicago’s Black founder would be a game-changer, but we can still also refer to Lake Shore Drive by its iconic appellation.
When it comes to pandemic planning, is the mayor responsive and collaborative, or dismissive and combative? It depends on whom you ask.
A few theories, and a little advice: If you want back in, Carlos, fall on your knees and suck up to the mayor.
After a City Council setback, the #NoCopAcademy campaign reflects on strategy—and aldermen on both sides of the issue respond.
Also, a City Council committee is recommending paying $3 million to the family of an unarmed teen shot dead by police in 2013.
Also, a City Council committee approved Rahm’s controversial 30 percent water and tax hike proposal.
Also, a new walking tour about Chicago political corruption launches just in time for tourist season.
Seventeenth Ward alderman David Moore was hazed with one of the oldest tricks in the Chicago book: stealing a rookie’s TIF money.