First Snow, Now Cold, Then More Snow ExpectedChicagoland woke up to some pretty brisk wind chills on Tuesday morning and much of the area can now expect a bit more snow.
Prepaying Next Year's Taxes Made EasyCook County Treasurer Maria Pappas says her office is making it easier to prepay property taxes at a time when people want to do just that.
At Issue: Harold Wants Harassment Allegations To Be Taken SeriouslyErika Harold says there aren't enough witnesses of harassment who would admonish their colleagues to stop such behavior.
Council Moving To Mandate Sexual Harassment Training For All City WorkersThe ordinance backed by the Workforce Development Committee would explicitly prohibit sexual harassment by any city official, employee, laborer, or workers from employment agencies – pretty much anyone working for the city.
Claypool Apologizes After Being Accused Of Cover-UpChicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool apologizes no fewer than four times for lying to ethics investigators and other missteps –- actions that have prompted some to call for his termination.
City Council Considering Banning 'Cashless' Business OrdinanceThe City Council is considering an ordinance that would bar stores from refusing to accept cash for their goods or services.
Protesters: Emanuel 'Back At It Again' With Plans To Close 4 Englewood SchoolsLindblom Math & Science Academy senior Jasmine Curtis drew cheers when she slammed Mayor Rahm Emanuel for, in her view, strangling neighborhood schools.
Cook County Court Layoffs Blocked, For NowA judge in Lake County has issued a temporary restraining order to block the planned layoff of 161 Cook County court system workers.
Rauner: Pritzker 'Worst Investor On The Planet'Gov. Bruce Rauner accused Democratic candidate J.B. Pritzker of dodging taxes.
Gov. Rauner Launches 24/7 Helpline To Combat Opioid EpidemicThe statewide helpline will provide immediate assistance for those impacted by addiction to opioids and other substances.
CPS Announces Plans For New Magnet, Classical SchoolsMayor Rahm Emanuel and CPS announced a plan to transform three neighborhood schools into magnet schools and open two new classical schools.
At Issue: Sen. Raoul Touts Bipartisan Work For AG SpotAs he pushes his campaign for Attorney General, Sen. Raoul is banking on his record in Springfield to give him an advantage.