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Tweet Follow me Written by Press ReleaseeNews Park ForestCHICAGO–(ENEWSPF)–June 9, 2014. Mayor Emanuel kicked off the annual Rahm’s Readers Summer Learning Challenge today at Chicago Public Library’s Douglass Branch. Rahm’s Readers is designed to encourage more kids to participate and provide … …read more Source: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me ‘Fearless’ Chicago comic Dan Ronan dead at 24VoicesAs word spread that Chicago-based stand-up comic and Wilmette native Dan Ronan died late last week at age 24, there came an outpouring of grief and appreciation from those close to him. We love you @dan__ronan. I wish you could see how much you … and more …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Splitsiderdan ronan Chicago-based comedian Dan Ronan passed away Friday at the tragically young age of 24. Ronan, who began doing comedy at 15, was a writer/performer for The Late Live Show and a regular at The Lincoln Lodge and other spots around the …‘Fearless’ Chicago comic Dan Ronan dead at 24Voices all 2 news articles …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Chicago Tribune“Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s pension-slashing plan, now signed by the governor, is wrong for Chicago,” the statement said. “This is no victory for the mayor, but a huge, missed opportunity to find a truly fair, constitutional solution. The coalition includes …Quinn Signs Emanuel’s Pension BillNBC Chicago (blog)Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel applauds gay marriage law in IllinoisExaminer.comQuinn signs Chicago pension bill as Emanuel backs off property tax hikeWBEZMinneapolis...

Tweet Follow me ABC NewsIllinois Gov. Pat Quinn signed legislation Monday to help Chicago reduce a multibillion-dollar pension shortfall for two of its pension systems, but advised Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the City Council not to raise property taxes for needed revenues.City workers in Chicago take a hitUSA TODAYQuinn signs Emanuel pension billChicago TribuneDeadline Looming For Quinn To Act On Chicago Pension ReformCBS LocalChicago Sun-Times –WGNtv.comall 249 news articles …read more Source:...

Tweet Follow me NBC Chicago (blog)Pat Quinn has until 11:59 p.m. Monday to sign — or veto — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s pension reform bill. Anthony Ponce reports. Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has signed Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s pension reform bill. The legislation sat on Quinn’s …Quinn signs Emanuel pension billChicago TribuneChicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel applauds gay marriage law in IllinoisExaminer.comQuinn signs Chicago pension bill as Emanuel backs off property tax hikeWBEZABC...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneOne of Old Navy’s new T-shirts celebrates Chicago with a map of its neighborhoods. But don’t set aside the GPS anytime soon. A conversation is bubbling on Twitter and elsewhere online about the shirt’s loose commitment to geographic accuracy.Old Navy Chicago T-Shirt Takes A Few Liberties With NeighborhoodsCBS LocalHomicide Inequality in Chicago—In Maps Murders have plummeted overall, but …The New Republic all 3 news articles …read more Source:...

Tweet Follow me CBS LocalCHICAGO (CBS) – Three people died Monday morning, including the apparent gunman, and two people were wounded in a shooting inside a home in the Ashburn neighborhood. Dozens of Chicago police officers descended a home in the 3500 block of … and more …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me NBC Chicago (blog)It would also be a setback for Chicago Mayor Emanuel in his relentless quest to establish the Windy City as a global hotspot and cultural epicenter — especially considering how much work he’s doing to raise money for the prospective presidential … and more …read more Source: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Two restaurant is worth a second lookChicago Tribune (blog)Deuces are wild at Two restaurant, which gets its name because there are two owners, it’s their second restaurant (the now-shuttered Zak’s in Hinsdale was the first) and the West Town dining room has a “second life” by way of the reclaimed materials … …read more Source: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneGrowth opportunities in breakfast foods with strong brands such as Jimmy Dean, as well as expected cost-savings, more than justify paying a richer-than-expected premium for Chicago-based Hillshire Brands Co., Tyson Foods Inc. CEO Donnie Smith said …Tyson Wins Bidding War For Hillshire With $7.75B OfferCBS LocalTyson to buy Chicago’s Hillshire for $7.7 billionChicago Daily HeraldTyson Wins Bid War for Chicago-Based HillshireNBC Chicago (blog)Chicago Sun-Times –Crain’s...

Tweet Follow me Examiner.comAs many same-sex couples head to the altar, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, in reference to his own marriage, applauded the law signed into law by Governor Pat Quinn at a bunch held on Sunday by Equality Illinois. Emanuel was very supportive of gay …Is Rahm a ‘Goat,’ a ‘Hero,’ or Something In Between?Chicagomag.com“Morning Joe” sickness: Why DC insiders get local politicians so wrongSalon all 3 news articles …read more Source: Chicago Mayor Rahm...

Tweet Follow me Did diversity push sink Rosebud’s CEO?Crain’s Chicago Business (blog)The EEOC filed a federal lawsuit against Rosebud Restaurants in September of 2013 claiming racial discrimination in hiring practices in several of the company’s Chicago-area restaurants. Namely the agency noted that the restaurants employed “few black … …read more Source: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Two Killed Among 17 Shot Overnight Citywide Friday Night, SaturdayDNAinfoAt least seventeen people were shot in incidents that occurred throughout Chicago since Friday night. View Full Caption. DNAinfo/Quinn Ford. CHICAGO — At least seventeen people were shot in incidents that occurred throughout Chicago since Friday night.3 Killed, 20 Wounded In Weekend Shootings In ChicagoCBS Local3 dead among 22 wounded in shootings Friday, early SaturdayChicago Tribune3 killed, 20 hurt in Chicago shootings...

Tweet Follow me CBS LocalCHICAGO (CBS) – It’s deadline day for Gov. Pat Quinn. He has until midnight to decide how to act on legislation to overhaul some of Chicago’s underfunded employee pension systems. The pension reform plan, proposed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel and …Gov. Quinn faces deadline for Chicago pension reformWGNtv.comWaking Up From Fiscal Nightmare That’s Chicago: Muni WeekBloombergCivic Federation Weighs In On Plan To Cut Chicago Worker BenefitsWNIJ and WNIUPeoria Public Radioall...

Tweet Follow me 3 Killed, 20 Wounded In Weekend Shootings In ChicagoCBS LocalCHICAGO (CBS/STMW) – At least 23 people were shot in Chicago over the weekend, including three who died from their injuries. The most recent fatal shooting was around 9:30 p.m. Saturday, when 36-year-old Kennyone Pendelton was shot several times … and more …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Chicago restaurants fight rising food pricesChicago Sun-TimesDespite a long-standing rivalry among Chicago’s top dining spots, local restaurateurs can agree to come to the table on one issue: rising food costs. A major cause of higher prices for a wide variety of our menu items? An outdated federal energy policy … …read more Source: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Summer reading program starts Monday with Fallon bet on the lineRedEye ChicagoMonday marks the first day of registration for the city’s summer reading program, which made late-night TV last week when Mayor Emanuel bet “The Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon that if Chicago’s children read 2.4 million books this summer, Fallon will … …read more Source: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me World Cup brings international fans together in ChicagoChicago TribuneThirty-two nations will participate in the quadrennial World Cup, which starts Thursday in Brazil, and for expatriates and immigrants here in Chicago, the tournament offers a chance to unite with countrymen around the planet’s largest sporting event … …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Getting Around: Chicago gets closer to mayor’s bike lane goalChicago TribuneChicago is hustling to reach the finish line next spring on Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s promise to complete 100 miles of bicycle lanes that are shielded from traffic, and city officials hope the public doesn’t judge the project strictly by the number of bike … …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...