Emanuel Revives Daley's Dream Of O'Hare Express TrainsMayor Rahm Emanuel has vowed to resurrect a plan to provide express trains between O’Hare International Airport and downtown Chicago, a project long touted but ultimately abandoned by his predecessor, Richard M. Daley.
Daley’s Former Compliance Chief Wins A Round In CourtCalling it “another sordid episode in a long, tangled and distinctly Chicago saga,” the Illinois Appellate Court has kept alive a breach-of-contract lawsuit filed by the Denver attorney hired by former Mayor Richard M. Daley to oversee city hiring, only to be stripped of that power.
Daley Could Testify In Police Torture LawsuitFormer Mayor Richard M. Daley is set be questioned under oath about police torture by disgraced Chicago Police Cmdr. Jon Burge and his “midnight crew” of detectives, a long-running scandal that simmered under Daley’s watch both as mayor and Cook County State’s Attorney.
Mayor Emanuel, Aldermen Sworn InFormer President Bill Clinton and a who’s who of Illinois politics were on hand Monday morning as Mayor Rahm Emanuel was sworn in for a second term.
Despite Speech Cancellation, Family Friend Says Daley Hasn’t Suffered Health SetbackWe are learning a little more about former Mayor Richard Daley - and his cancellation of a speech at a Grand Rapids, Michigan, college.
Former Chicago Mayor Daley Released From Hospital Former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley was released from Northwestern Memorial Hospital on Saturday.
Nun Who Helped Keep Mercy Hospital Afloat Gets Ready To Step Down As CEOIt's Chicago's oldest hospital, treating patients since before the Civil War, but Mercy Hospital wouldn't be here today without the spunk, smarts, and determination of a 77-year-old nun.
Northeast Corner Of Grant Park To Be Renamed For Maggie DaleyThe northern tier of Grant Park will soon be getting a major makeover, and a new name in honor of late Chicago First Lady Maggie Daley.
Former Mayor Daley Wants New Stadium, 2nd NFL Team In ChicagoFrom time-to-time, the conversation about a second NFL team in Chicago comes up. This time, it's former Mayor Richard M. Daley who is bringing up the conversation.
Officers Sue, Claim Politics Got Them Cut From Mayor's Security DetailThe makeup of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s security detail is the subject of a lawsuit.
Northerly Island Reimagined As Urban Camping DestinationConstruction will begin this fall to turn Northerly Island – the onetime site of Meigs Field – into a new hub for urban camping.
Judge To Rule On Special Prosecutor Request In Case Involving Daley's NephewA judge is set to rule Friday on whether to appoint a special prosecutor in a politically-charged case involving the nephew of retired Mayor Richard M. Daley.