Category: Politics

Biela, D’Amico face-off in 15th House District

Biela, D’Amico face-off in 15th House District

by KEVIN GROSS Republican candidate and Edgebrook resident Amanda Biela said that voters are fatigued and ready for change as she faces incumbent Democrat John D’Amico in the Illinois 15th House District in the...

Aldermen talk increased taxes on vape devices

Aldermen talk increased taxes on vape devices

by KEVIN GROSS Some Northwest Side aldermen discussed why the cost of vaping has become more expensive in the city after the City Council approved an ordinance that nearly doubles the city’s tax for...

Compaints served in alleged racially charged cop statements

Compaints served in alleged racially charged cop statements

by BRIAN NADIG Two Chicago police officers reportedly have been served with complaints in connection with an investigation into Alderman John Arena’s (45th) allegations that 31 officers made racially charged comments on social media...

Officer reportedly served with complaint; Arena alleges police, firefighters made racially charged remarks against Jeff Pk housing plan

Officer reportedly served with complaint; Arena alleges police, firefighters made racially charged remarks against Jeff Pk housing plan

by BRIAN NADIG A Chicago police officer reportedly has been served with a complaint in connection with an investigation into allegations by Alderman John Arena (45th) that 31 officers made "racially charged" comments on...