Experienced hopefuls, fresh faces seek to succeed longtime Ald. Mary Ann Smith
The Andersonville shopping area on the western edge of the 48th Ward is the envy of many Chicago neighborhoods. Longtime Ald. Mary Ann Smith likes to boast about the lakefront ward's diversity and point out it has been spared the worst of the economic downturn. But Smith is stepping down after 21 years when her term ends this spring, and there's a crowded field of candidates who want to replace her.
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