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Tweet Follow me Los Angeles TimesThis time, he’s betting Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel that the Kings will beat the Chicago Blackhawks in the National Hockey League’s Western Conference Finals that began over the weekend. The Blackhawks won the first game, and the second is tonight.Emanuel Makes Terribly Confusing Bet on BlackhawksNBC Chicago (blog)Mayors of Chicago, Los Angeles bet on NHL playoffsFresno Bee all 18 news articles …read more Source: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel News From Google...

Tweet Follow me Washington Post“I’m worried about not being able to pay my bills,” said Davis, who earns about $9 an hour at a Chicago restaurant. She said she supports two young children and relies on public assistance and help from her family to get by. A spokesman for the Oak …McDonalds workers storm Chicago headquarters demanding better payTelegraph.co.ukMcDonald’s protesters arrested in pay fight at Illinois headquartersMassLive.comDemonstrators arrested in wage protest at McDonald’s...

Tweet Follow me Protesters arrested in ruckus at McDonald’s HQCrain’s Chicago BusinessOutside its headquarters, 25-year-old McDonald’s worker Jessica Davis said she wasn’t worried about being arrested. “I’m worried about not being able to pay my bills,” said Davis, who earns about $9 an hour at a Chicago restaurant. She said she … and more …read more Source: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me ChicagoNow (blog)What is a group of sparrows called, a flock, a squabble? The entry on collective nouns for birds in the article on birding on About.com lists the following–host, quarrel, knot. Sparrows are little brown birds so commonly found here. They are so … …read more Source: Chicago Weather News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me Chicagomag.comOpen now: The new restaurant at the W Lakeshore called Current (644 N. Lake Shore Dr., Streeterville, 312-255-4460) switched on over the weekend—you’ll find an Italian-inspired menu and a sizeable Scotch list among its offerings. Open now: As further … …read more Source: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me The DepauliaThe mayor on Tuesday said he has formed a Minimum Wage Working Group that includes community, labor and business leaders. He wants members to come up with a plan to increase the minimum wage in Chicago. Emanuel’s office says a final report is …Emanuel to establish task force to discuss Chicago’s minimum wageChicago TribuneChicago mayor addresses minimum wage in citySFGateGet set: Chicago’s minimum wage is going upCrain’s Chicago Business (blog)Progress Illinoisall...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneAt 3 p.m., the lakefront temperature was 83 degrees, but the water temperature Tuesday morning was only 55 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. Chicago’s beaches open for the swimming season on Friday, so there were no lifeguards on …Two Swimmers Dead After Being Pulled From Lake MichiganCBS LocalMen Pulled From Lake Michigan Pronounced DeadNBC ChicagoTwo swimmers die after being pulled from Lake Michigan near 31st StreetChicago Sun-TimesKWQC 6all 22 news...

Tweet Follow me No more rain until Memorial Day after Tuesday stormsChicago Sun-TimesThere is a 20 percent chance for rain that is forecast before 8 a.m. for Chicago, but it’s so slight it might “not be worth mentioning,” National Weather Service Matt Friedlein said. Areas south of I-80 face a significantly higher risk of seeing more … and more …read more Source: Chicago Weather News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me NBC Chicago… blew a semi-trailer onto its side in DeKalb. Midway International Airport issued a full ground stop at 8:30 p.m. due to the weather, but delays were down to 15 minutes by 9 p.m. O’Hare reported 115 cancellations and delays of more than an hour for …Chicago Weather Forecast: Hail, Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued in IllinoisThe Epoch TimesSevere Thunderstorm Watch issued for Chicago areaWGNtv.comSevere Weather Threatens to Hit Chicago AreaComcast SportsNet Chicago all...

Tweet Follow me Washington Post (blog)A scathing letter (see below) by a Chicago school principal charging Mayor Rahm Emanuel and his administration with ignoring and disrespecting teachers and principals has sparked a discussion in the city about school reform and how it is being … …read more Source: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Flights canceled, delayed as torrential rain pelts Chicago areaChicago Sun-TimesThe torrential rainfall could leave some areas with 1 to 1.5 inches of rain an hour, and Chicago is likely to see another inch of rain before the storms pass, the weather service said. Small streams, viaducts, highways and other low-lying spots could … and more …read more Source: Chicago Weather News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me Thunderstorms And Hail Prompt Flash Flood WarningCBS LocalThe torrential rainfall could leave some areas with 1 to 1.5 inches of rain per hour, and Chicago will likely see another inch of rain before the storms pass, the weather service said. A flash flood warning flood is in effect until 11:30 p.m. in … and more …read more Source: Chicago Weather News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me The Epoch TimesA Severe Thunderstorm Watch was issued for the Chicago metro area on Tuesday evening by the National Weather Service. The watch is in effect until 11 p.m. CDT for a large Boone, Bureau, Carroll, Cook, de Kalb, Dupage, Grundy, Henry, Jo Daviess, Kane, …Hail, Severe Storms Lash Chicago AreaNBC ChicagoSevere Thunderstorm Watch issued for Chicago areaWGNtv.com all 154 news articles …read more Source: Chicago Weather News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneThe National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch until 11 p.m. tonight for all counties in the northern and northeastern part of Illinois and Lake and Porter counties in northwest Indiana. The agency said the bad weather could hit the …Severe Weather Threatens to Hit Chicago AreaNBC ChicagoSevere Thunderstorm Watch Issued, Hail And 70 Mph Winds PossibleCBS Local all 40 news articles …read more Source: Chicago Weather News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me New York Daily NewsChicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel led a Champagne toast with some of the city’s best-known chefs at the Pritzker Pavilion celebrating the announcement. Rahm saluted the chefs for attracting visitors from around the world “with the canvas of a beautiful meal.”.For 25th anniversary, Beard awards move to ChicagoDanbury News TimesJames Beard restaurant awards will move to Chicago next yearLos Angeles TimesIn nod to city’s culinary prowess, James Beard Foundation awards...

Tweet Follow me Nation’s Restaurant NewsThe annual gala will be held at the Lyric Opera of Chicago on May 4, 2015, celebrating the 25th anniversary of the awards, which many consider to be the most prestigious honor in the restaurant world. Chefs, restaurateurs and beverage professionals … …read more Source: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Los Angeles TimesChicago mayor Rahm Emanuel celebrates Tuesday with some of the city’s top chefs after the James Beard Foundation announced it was moving its restaurant awards show to the Windy City from New York. Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel celebrates Tuesday …Chicago vs. NYC foodie smackdown: Who eats better?Chron.comChicago grabs James Beard ‘food Oscars’ ceremony from New YorkChicago TribuneJames Beard Awards to move ceremony to ChicagoChicago Sun-TimesCBS Localall 95...

Tweet Follow me ChicagoNow (blog)The National Restaurant Association put on a dazzling display of the restaurant industry in Chicago. They took advantage of every square foot of McCormick Place to pack in exhibitors, vendors, and service providers to the restaurant trade. McCormick …National Restaurant Association Show Gets Underway At McCormick PlaceCBS LocalRestaurant Show is a sight for sore feetChicago TribuneTech players want to enhance your dining experienceCrain’s Chicago Business (blog) all...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneMayor Rahm Emanuel will announce this morning that he’s setting up a task force to talk about raising the city’s minimum wage. The famously hard-charging mayor doesn’t need to solicit input from a working group made up of community, labor and business …Chicago mayor addresses minimum wage in cityWANDGet set: Chicago’s minimum wage is going upCrain’s Chicago Business (blog) all 28 news articles …read more Source: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel...

Tweet Follow me NBC ChicagoMuch of northern Illinois and northwest Indiana is under a slight risk for severe weather through Tuesday evening. Storms are expected to move in during the late afternoon and evening hours and could bring damaging winds, hail, heavy rain and lightning. and more …read more Source: Chicago Weather News From Google ...