— Fed up with rotten tenants and their landlords? So is City Council, which is tackling the issue.
Police Lt. Frank Schneider offered members of the Burholme Community Town Watch and Civic Association a few tips on how they could avoid having items stolen from their cars.
The 10th Councilmanic District has been added to a pilot program that permits residents and small businesses to place their trash out for collection two hours earlier for the next five months.
City Councilman Bobby Henon aims for accountability on the part of negligent landlords— he's now brought two to a joint hearing about their properties.
— Freshman city councilman takes aim at negligent landlords by forcing four property owners to tell their side of the story.
— Convicted felon John Perzel, the one-time popular political powerhouse from the Great Northeast, is heading to prison.