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Mayor makes case for Chicago casino
May. 3, 2013
Trying to land a Chicago casino has become an annual sticking point for those who want to expand gambling in Illinois. But Gov. Pat Quinn has axed two gambling bills and invoked images of infiltrating "mobsters."
Emanuel backtracks on water fees for nonprofits
Apr. 29, 2013
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is backtracking on his plan to revoke free water from nonprofits.
CHA's next big thing
Apr. 20, 2013
As high-rises have come down, the Chicago Housing Authority has had to readjust plans for mixed-income developments amid the economic downtown.
Wrigley's $500M facelift plan
Apr. 15, 2013
The historic home of the Chicago Cubs will get a $500 million facelift as part of a hard-fought agreement announced Sunday night between the city and team.
Michelle Obama visits Harper High
Apr. 10, 2013
The First Lady joined Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Wednesday in asking the business community to raise $50 million for anti-violence youth programs.
At Ebert's funeral, waiting for Westboro
Apr. 9, 2013
Would the infamous Westboro Baptist Church really show up to protest Roger Ebert's funeral? I didn't know, but I knew I needed to be there to defend Ebert's honor.
Book captures Emanuels' dynamic
Apr. 8, 2013
Emanuel brothers say parents taught them to question authority, stand up for underdog.
Emanuel addresses race in CPS plan
Mar. 27, 2013
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is addressing the racial disparities in his administration’s plan to close an unprecedented 54 public schools next year.
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