City Marks Milestone For Chicago Microlending InstituteA city-run lending program for small businesses in Chicago is celebrating a milestone: it has made 250 loans.
McCormick Place Plan For Lucas Museum Under ScrutinyFiscal watchdogs are giving poor marks to Mayor Emanuel's billion dollar plan for the Lucas Museum.
Emanuel Fully Backs Plan To Locate Lucas Museum On Site Of McCormick Place EastWith the original site of the George Lucas Museum tied up in court, Mayor Rahm Emanuel says his administration is fully behind the alternative plan to locate the museum on land now used for the aging McCormick Place Lakeside Center, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Mayor Emanuel Announces Plan To Improve City's StreetlightsChicago streetlights will get a remake under a plan announced by Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
City Launches Connect Chicago Initiative To Expand Digital Skills Training The city of Chicago has announced a new program designed to offer everyone in the city the training and skills needed to navigate the digital world, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.
Mayor Emanuel Hints He Might Consider Replacing Independent Police Review AuthorityMayor Rahm Emanuel is hinting that he might consider replacing Chicago’s Independent Police Review Authority which investigates complaints of officer misconduct.
After Nixing Street Closures, Emanuel Agrees To Compromise Plan For Wrigley Field SecurityThere's talk of widening sidewalks and having concrete barriers around Addison Street.
Sophia King Meeting Aldermen Before Confirmation To 4th Ward SeatA day after Mayor Rahm Emanuel named her as his choice for the next alderman of the 4th Ward, Sophia King met some of her future colleagues.
City Adding More Rat Control TeamsWith complaints about rodents on the rise, city crews are stepping up efforts to target rats.
Emanuel Taps Sophia King To Fill 4th Ward VacancyKing is the founder of a not-for-profit that creates employment and other opportunities for African-American communities.
Emanuel: Closing Clark, Addison On Cubs Game Days ‘Not Going To Happen’Because of recent terror attacks, Congressman Mike Quigley wants streets around Wrigley closed on Cubs game days. Mayor Rahm Emanuel says Quigley has struck out at the plate.
Bikes N' Roses Reopens Belmont Cragin Location With City Support For Youth Employment OpportunitiesMayor Rahm Emanuel has announced an investment to restore 65 youth employment opportunities on the city's Northwest Side.