We take a look at the shadow economy five years after The Great Recession. Plus, the differences between two north suburban developments-Fort Sheridan and Glenview's The Glen. And later, we revisit the music of Paul Burch.
Updated on 4/7/11 at 11:06amVoters throughout Chicago's suburbs cast ballots in more than two dozen races for mayor or village president. But amidst budget pressures and uncertain economic times, the response from voters in most communities was: stay the course.That wasn't true in eve
On this special encore edition of the program, "Eight Forty-Eight" revisited segments that speak to Chicago’s connection to film… and film, to Chicago. Take, for instance, the late filmmaker John Hughes.
Republican businessman Robert Dold has won the state's only open congressional seat by narrowly defeating three-time Democratic candidate Dan Seals.With 94 percent of precincts reporting on Tuesday, Dold had 51 percent of the votes, compared with Seals' 49 percent.