Chicago skips crime and school issues to kick police out of schools

Chicago has plenty of problems on which you think Democrats would be more focused, including crime…

Chicago moves to take away school police officers for equity amid violence

Chicago is advancing an effort to scrap a $10.3 million program that places police officers in…

Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson asks to add $1.25 billion to city’s massive debt

Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson suggested borrowing more than $1 billion to fund affordable housing and other…

Early voting paused in Chicago to remove Democratic judicial candidate from ballot

Chicago paused its early voting process in the March 19 presidential primary election on Friday to…

Brandon Johnson to remove Chicago’s gunshot detection system, fulfilling campaign promise

Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson is making good on a campaign promise by not renewing the city’s…

Democratic Chicago state’s attorney candidates looking to replace Kim Foxx differ on plans to handle crime

Two Democratic candidates running for Cook County state’s attorney in Illinois have vastly different approaches to…

Illinois Democrats introduce gun violence prevention program

(The Center Square) – Gov J.B. Pritzker and Illinois’ other elected Democratic leaders on Thursday introduced…

Four Democratic heavyweights who have been roadblocked by ultra-liberal officials

Four liberal leaders are looking to change their tune on topics Democrats are constantly railroaded over…

Chicagoans eye installing barricades to guard against crash-and-grab robberies

(The Center Square) – With crash-and-grab robberies across Chicago on the rise over the past year,…

Chicago calls for end to violence in Gaza as crime in West Side neighborhoods escalates

Chicago became the largest city in the United States to pass a resolution calling for an…

Trump’s next legal challenge could be about his Chicago skyscraper

An eight-figure loan involving former President Donald Trump, a financial firm, and his Chicago skyscraper may…

Pritzker announces $3.5 million in grants for local grocers

(The Center Square) – As part of the Illinois Grocery Initiative, eligible local grocers can now…

Some are calling for more regulation of Delta-8 THC products in Illinois

(The Center Square) – As the popularity of Delta-8 cannabis products grows, some are calling for…

Liberal Chicago mayor’s move to the right on crisis issue sets off fight with allies

Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson and the city’s aldermen have typically seen eye to eye on the…

Chicago neighborhood residents complain about immigrants taking vital resources away from community

A Chicago neighborhood located near a makeshift shelter for immigrants is pushing back against the influx…

Chicago mayor runner-up Paul Vallas’s campaign faces $10,500 fine from ethics board

The Chicago Board of Ethics imposed a $10,500 fine on the campaign of Paul Vallas, who…

Councilman in wealthy Chicago suburb asks ‘affluent’ residents to take illegal immigrants into homes

A city councilman in a wealthy Chicago suburb is calling on residents of his “affluent community”…

Illinois Democrats at odds over migrant crisis in Chicago

Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D-IL) and Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson, two of the most prominent Democrats in…

Hamas-linked group partners with CPS to combat Islamophobia

(The Center Square) – An organization tied to the terrorist group Hamas works with Chicago Public…

Chicago rideshare drivers looking for safety solutions

(The Center Square) – Chicago Gig Alliance organizer Lori Simmons is leading the charge in demanding…