Category: Politics

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...

Alderman Laurino plans to retire in May

by BRIAN NADIG The 39th Ward will have a new alderman next spring. Alderman Margaret Laurino (39th) announced her retirement on Friday. She plans to remain on the job until her term ends in...