On Feb. 25, cancer claimed the life of Chicago native Diane Izzo. She was 43. In 1999, musician Diane Izzo won big praise with her debut album, One. It was a trifecta of elegant and emotive music, lyrics and voice. That album was 10 years in the making.
Social service agencies in Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood had a chance to put their questions to ten candidates for 46th Ward alderman on Wednesday. The office has been occupied for the last 24 years by Alderman Helen Shiller, who announced in August that she would not seek a seventh term.