Category: Politics

Local developer indicted on bribery charges

by BRIAN NADIG A Six Corners retail project developer has been indicted for allegedly trying to obtain a sign permit by transferring legal business to the law firm of Alderman Ed Burke (14th). The...

Officials discuss Pritzker’s tax proposal

by KEVIN GROSS State Representative Robert Martwick (D-19) and other officials discussed Governor J.B. Pritzker’s "Fair Tax" proposal during a tax reform town hall meeting on April 8 at the Copernicus Center, 5216 W....

Nugent elected next alderman of 39th Ward

Nugent elected next alderman of 39th Ward

by KEVIN GROSS Samantha Nugent defeated Robert Murphy to become the next alderman of the 39th Ward by 1,594 votes, according to preliminary results from the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners. Nugent received 7,461...