Local Crime from 16th District 4-1-20

A MAN REPORTED that he was carjacked at about 11:30 p.m. Thursday, March 26, in the 5000 block of West Henderson Street, according to 16th (Jefferson Park) District police. The 18-year-old man reported that...

Incrementalism, overlap and luck drive judge races

by RUSS STEWART Incrementalism in Cook County judicial races is defined as the process of becoming greater or larger, as in persistently gathering more contacts, visibility, credibility and, ultimately, enough votes to win. Just...

Outbreak does not affect water departments

The Chicago Department of Water Management and the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago announced that both agencies are continuing operations through the COVID-19 outbreak and facilities continue to operate. The agencies assured...

LaPointe hesitant to declare victory yet

by JASON MEREL Incumbent Lindsey LaPointe has a lead in votes in the Illinois 19th House District after last week’s election against opponents Patti Vasquez and Joe Duplechin but she is hesitant to declare...