(CBS) — We are learning a little more about former Mayor Richard Daley and his cancellation of a speech at a Grand Rapids, Michigan, college.
A family friend tells WBBM that the speech at Calvin College was scheduled months ago and that former Mayor Daley “continues to recover from a health scare early last year.”READ MORE: 2 Class Action Lawsuits Filed Against Rockton's Chemtool Plant
Meaning: his recovery is not complete from suffering what is presumed to be a stroke.
WBBM is told Daley is not in the hospital and did not go back in the hospital and that he has been spending time with his grandchildren.READ MORE: With Areas Of Naperville Devastated By Tornado, Neighbors Band Together A Night Later To Help Each Other
Daley was scheduled to speak at Calvin College in Grand Rapids this week.
The family friend tells WBBM that Daley has not suffered a setback, but is still not 100 percent.MORE NEWS: Man Fatally Shot While Working On Car In Front Of His Fernwood Home
Daley was at the ribbon-cutting for Maggie Daley Park last month, but he did not speak.