The blues world lost a legend on Monday. David “Honeyboy” Edwards died in his home in Chicago. Edwards, known for his emotional singing and eccentric timing, was 96.Chicagowill play host to the 35th Annual NAGAAA Gay Softball World Series.
The League of Illinois Bicyclists wants to see more students biking to school increase. The league says data indicate the number of students who bicycle to school has plummeted since 1969.Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn came out in defense of the tollway hike Thursday.
Christopher Piatt is still in Kansas, a vacation which h is mom told Ali Weiss Klingler has been therapeutic. No, really, Mrs. Piatt talked to Ali. Steve Waltien of iO was at the helm for last week’s The Paper Machete.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel shares an important anniversary with the country. Today in 1775, King George III declared the colonies in a state of “open and avowed rebellion.” Damn straight.Today marks Rahm Emanuel’s 100th day as Chicago mayor.
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn doesn’t see a reason for slot machines at the state fair with attractions like MC Hammer and Lady Antebellum. Slot machines can't tough this (state fair).In the ongoing debate over gambling in the state, Gov.