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50th Ward

WATCH: Colorful To The End, A Teary-Eyed Alderman Concedes

WBEZ | Posted 06.07.2011 | Chicago

For all the hoopla over Daley's era ending, a longer tenure will end when Berny Stone leaves office this year. Though the stature of the office is sma...

Will Guzzardi

A Guide To The Aldermanic Runoffs

HuffingtonPost.com | Will Guzzardi | Posted 06.05.2011 | Chicago

Yes, we just had a big election on February 22. And before that, we'd been through a brutal campaign cycle in November. But for voters in fourteen of ...

Ald. Stone Sued By Former Supporter For Calling Him A 'Terrorist'

Posted 06.04.2011 | Chicago

Alderman Berny Stone has been in the Chicago City Council for 37 years, long enough to have made his share of enemies in the 50th Ward. But on the eve...

Alderman Denies Knowingly Giving Money To Attack PAC

Posted 05.31.2011 | Chicago

"50th Ward Ald. Stone set up secret fund to attack rival Silverstein," read a Chicago Tribune headline on March 22. On Wednesday, Berny Stone, who ...

Alderman Says Challenger Took Money From 'A Terrorist'

The Huffington Post | Will Guzzardi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The two candidates in the race for the 50th Ward aldermanic seat appeared on WTTW's "Chicago Tonight" Tuesday, and the incumbent in the race made an a...