Some familiar names from elections past reappeared Monday, the final filing day for anyone interested in getting on the March 2018 primary ballot. Aaron Goldstein, the attorney who replaced long-time 33rd Ward Democratic Committeeman Dick Mell, is running for Illinois Attorney General. He, Sharon Fairley and Jessie Ruiz, president of the city’s Park District Board, now enter a lottery for the last spot on the ballot, the second most coveted placement.

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