Posts Tagged ‘ 47th Ward ’

201 Miles to Springfield: August 29, 2010

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August 29, 2010
201 Miles to Springfield: August 29, 2010

Blago wants to return to public office? John Fritchey calls for a return of TIF funds, attracting the ire of Mayor Richard Daley and another alligator is caught in the Chicago River near Lane Tech.
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201 Miles to Springfield: August 1, 2010

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August 1, 2010
201 Miles to Springfield: August 1, 2010

A summary of the week's political story affecting Ravenswood with some editorial observations thrown in. You can’t write a better lede than this: “A life-sized statue of Elvis Presley is among a trove of Rod Blagojevich’s belongings in an Arlington Heights storage facility that the warehouse owner says he will sell at auction if the former...
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Ravenswood candidate fund-raising filing

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July 23, 2010

Democratic candidates are easily out classing their Republican and Green Party opponents in fund raising, according to filings this month with the Illinois State Board of Elections. The semi-annual filings, combined with statements by candidates for Congress filed with the Federal Elections Commission, only looking at candidates that reside in or represent the Ravenswood...
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Ameya Pawar to challenge Eugene Schulter for Alderman

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March 15, 2010
Ameya Pawar to challenge Eugene Schulter for Alderman

A challenger, Ameya Pawar, has emerged to run against 47th Ward Chicago Alderman Eugene Schulter. Pawar announced his challenge with a blog on February 22. Pawar lists involvement in the Illinois Center for Violence Prevention as a member of the Board of Directors and the Chair of the Art of Peace Gala. He also...
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