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Morning Shift: Getting out of jail...or into a high rise
May 6, 2013
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Getting out of jail...or into a high rise
From the Cook County Jail, to fancy-schmancy condos, to a famous folkie named Ed, you won't want to miss Monday's Morning Shift
· Mon, May 06 2013 07:31:37
ComEd's Next Steps
Guv. Quinn on Sunday vetoed Senate Bill 9 which would authorize rate hikes that would help fund the modernization of the smart grid. Reports indicate that the state legislature will override the Guv’s veto, however. ComEd’s Senior Vice President of Legislative and External Affairs and Chief Governmental and Community Relations Officer
details the company's next steps.
Quinn vetoes electric-rate hike; legislators likely to override - Chicago Sun-TimesBY BECKY SCHLIKERMAN AND ZACH BUCHHEIT Staff Reporters Governor Pat Quinn today vetoed ( he shows the "vetoed" stamp)Senate Bill 9, which...
Quinn vetoes ComEd rate hike billGov. Pat Quinn today vetoed legislation to provide Commonwealth Edison Co. with about $70 million in additional yearly rate hikes over th...
Acquitted But Still In The Slammer
It can take years to go to trial in Cook County. And they has a pretty curious-and unconstitutional way of dealing with people some who are found NOT guilty. WBEZ’s
In Cook County courts: Not guilty? Go to jail anywayDefendants acquitted of crimes in Cook County don't walk out of the courtroom. They have to go back into the jail. The practice goes ...
Chicago high rises are competing for buyers by offering the best assets.
joins Tony to talk about some of the city's best amenities. But we want to know, what would you want in your building? Call
or join in on Twitter with
One MiMA Tower at 460 West 42nd St. in ClintonOne MiMA Tower is a crown jewel collection of ultra-luxury residences atop MiMA. Developed by Related and designed by Arquitectonic, MiMA...
Concrete Stump at 111 West Wacker Finally Inches UpwardAt long last, the concrete hulk at the old site is finally on the move. Developer Related Midwest came to the rescue of the long-stalled ...
100 years ago, the quiet little town of Wilmette began to grow rather aggressively in an attempt to assert their social values through the North Shore. Web producer
and North Side Bureau reporter
visited the quiet village and came back with this interesting story.
Where to go in Wilmette, friends? We're takin' Curious Burbs there Thurs - looking for good stories, quirky spots, interesting eats. Help?Odette Yousef
When Wilmette was the 'Coney Island of the North Shore'A trip to Wilmette unearths the story of a community that expanded its borders to protect its social morés.
Ed Holstein was the owner of the famous"Holstein's" folk club in the '70s and '80s along with his latebrother, Fred, and ran in the same circles as Earl Pionke -"The Earl of Old Town" - the famed club owner who just passed. Ed will join us to talk about how both joints were THE hip music places at the time, and play songs from theera.
Fred Holstein and Eddie HolsteinA CD of a live performance by Fred on June 30, 1969 at the legendary Chicago folk club, The Earl Of Old Town. Most of the songs are not o...
Eddie Holstein at the Earl of Old Town's 80th Birthday Partyrjweiland1012