Bruce Rauner claimed victory, but Pat Quinn took his time conceding. (Photo/Emily Brosious)
Wrigleyville is a construction zone, neighbors react. (Photo/Evan Walter)
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From The Wieners Circle to fine dining, you can learn a lot about Chicagoans over a meal. Using Google Glass and other wearable tech, our mobile reporting team examines the city's love affair with food.
Photo: You can order a hot dog or burger -- and be insulted by the cashier -- at The Wieners Circle. (Photo/Delaney Lux)
Street Team Ambassadors, a 1-year-old program started by the Chicago Loop Alliance, is helping keep an eye on the homeless downtown while also providing guidance for tourists.
Photo: Street Team Ambassador Dominique Mitchell on patrol in Chicago's Loop. (Photo/Joseph Troiano)
Clifford Covington left prison after 11 years and started searching for a future. Then he found the Sweet Beginnings program, and life got a lot better.
Photo: Clifford Covington inspects a bee hive. (Photo/Jill Wallace)