Chicago mayoral candidate Carol Moseley Braun says the deal that privatized parking meters is a financial disaster for the city, and she says she'll try to break it if elected.At a Monday news conference the former U.S.
Illinois may be losing a Congressional seat, but new census figures could be good news for the state’s Latinos. A U.S. Census Bureau estimate for 2009 suggests the number of Latinos in the state had grown by almost 440,000 since 2000.
Simeon Viltz and Race of The Primeridian are up to no good again. They're about to release a new mixtape (or as they like to call it MixP3) with a whole slew of producers and features singing on it in between bursts of demonic laughs - WHOAHAHA!
Chicago mayoral hopeful Miguel del Valle has decent name recognition after serving four years as city clerk and, earlier, two decades as an Illinois state senator. He’s winning support in the race from some progressive activists.But he’s got a problem closer to home.
Northern-style Thai sausage at Sticky Rice (photo: Joseph Storch)All week long, we've been re-running some of our favorite Top 5 lists from 2010. Today, it's all about lemongrass and galangal. It's also going to be my final post for 2010. I'm taking next week off, and will be b
The FBI is serving more Chicago-area Palestine solidarity activists with subpoenas to appear before a grand jury. Maureen Murphy, 28, said she received a subpoena from two FBI agents at her North Side home Tuesday morning.