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Does inaccurate data stifle minority voters' power?
Feb. 23, 2015
A group working for Chicago's Asian community worries inaccurate information in a campaign database diminishes the importance of minority voter blocs.
Early voting starts in Chicago's mayoral race
Feb. 9, 2015
Early voting begins today for Chicago's municipal election. Ahead of the Feb. 24 election, 51 early voting locations will be open Monday through Saturday.
Fundraising for future Obama library picks up
Jan. 15, 2015
Building the library is expected to cost hundreds of millions of dollars, financed mostly by donations raised by Obama's foundation.
Hey Mayor! Teens talk Chicago politics
Jan. 5, 2015
The Mikva Challenge Soapbox asked students what they would do if they were the mayor. Listen to their answers.
For Obama library, it's haves vs have-nots
Dec. 31, 2014
Two public universities in the running fear the playing field favors a pair of elite, private schools.
Chicago bids for Obama library at risk
Dec. 30, 2014
Two local universities competing to host Obama's presidential library are scrambling to address concerns raised by the foundation picking the site.
Chicago remembers Ald. Berny Stone
Dec. 22, 2014
Stone, known for his outspoken and hands-on approach, served as the 50th Ward alderman for almost 40 years. He died early Monday morning at the age of 87.
New Chicago skyscraper planned
Dec. 19, 2014
It would be the third tallest structure in Chicago, behind Willis Tower and Trump International Hotel & Tower.
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