Riverside Town Hall Won’t Bear Topinka’s Name, But Auditorium Might Officials in Riverside Township want to name something in honor of late Illinois State Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka, a Riverside native, but it won’t be the historic town hall. It might be the auditorium, instead. Teachers Protest CPS Budget Cuts, Layoffs Public school teachers were raising their voices against Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s leadership of the district; in particular his proposal to help shore up CPS finances by having teachers pay the full cost of their individual pension contributions, most of...
Attorney General Madigan Asks Judge To OK Payments Without State Budget CTU Plans City Hall Protest As CPS Begins 1,400 Layoffs Former Illinois Treasurer Employees Sue Over Firings Temporary State Budget Plan Falls Short In Illinois House Property Tax Freeze, Chicago Pension Relief Advance ACLU Obtains Court Orders To Maintain State Funding To Help People With Disabilities Rauner Vetoes Pay Raises For Lawmakers, Constitutional Officers, Top Aides Murders And Shootings Up For First Half Of 2015
Man Critically Wounded In Greater Grand Crossing Shooting The 52-year-old man was walking in the 7700 block of South Eberhart Avenue at 12:30 a.m. when he heard shots ring out, police said. Woman Killed In East Chicago Fire Mamie Addison, 68, was found at her home in the 3800 block of Butternut Street in East Chicago, Indiana about 11:25 p.m. Saturday, according to a statement from the Lake County coroner’s office. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
2 Teens Die, 5 Hurt In High-Speed Crash In East Chicago Man Shot In Auburn-Gresham Man, Woman Shot In Grand Crossing Supt. McCarthy: Slain Boy’s Dad A ‘Ranking’ Gang Member, Not Cooperating With Authorities Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run Crash In North Lawndale Bison Thriving At Illinois Preserve Dead Shows Break Concert Attendance Records At Soldier Field Chicago Bids Farewell To Futures Pit