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Is Leasing A Car A Good Idea?

Leasing isn’t for everyone, but under the right conditions, it can make a lot of sense.


The Harley-Clarke Mansion, near Lighthouse Landing Park in Evanston. (Credit: Facebook)

New Plan Would Turn Historic Mansion Into Offices, Education Center

Roughly 100 Evanston residents Wednesday night applauded a proposal to lease a historic mansion on Evanston’s lakefront to the state’s coastal management program for its offices and an education center.


Hadiya Pendleton (Supplied to CBS)

City To Lease Space To Hadiya Pendleton Foundation For $1

The City Council’s Housing Committee agreed to lease — for $1 through 2016 — two unused offices in the Martin Luther King Community Center to the foundation created to turn pain into purpose by providing mentoring, tutoring, computer and recreation programs for young people after school.


Chicago Parking Meter (CBS)

Attorney Hopes To Undo Parking Meter Deal

A little-discussed, under-the-radar lawsuit is making its way through the courts and could, if successful, declare the Chicago parking meter deal to be illegal. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.


Midway International Airport (CBS File Photo)

Emanuel Renews Push To Privatize Midway Airport

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has renewed the city’s efforts to lease Midway International Airport, but the plans scaled back from the one proposed—and then dropped—by former Mayor Richard M. Daley.


Chicago Childrens Museum

Mayor Won’t Say If Incentives Given To Keep Children’s Museum At Navy Pier

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has welcomed word that the Chicago Children’s Museum has signed a new lease with Navy Pier, keeping it there through this century, but his office isn’t providing many details of the lease.

WBBM Newsradio–10/30/2012

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To Lease Or Buy A Vehicle: That Is The Question

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker runs the numbers for consumers who are evaluating whether to lease or buy an automobile.


Wal-Mart In River North?

Wal-Mart Signs Lease For River North Location

Wal-Mart has officially signed a lease to take over the old Pearl art supply store in River North.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2011