Emanuel Downplays Losing G8, Touts NATO SummitWith the NATO summit still slated for Chicago this May, Mayor Rahm Emanuel is publicly shrugging off the White House decision to relocate the G8 summit of world leaders to Camp David in Maryland.
G8 Move To Camp David Was In The Works For WeeksThe move to hold the G8 summit at Camp David instead of Chicago in May might have come as a surprise to many, including Mayor Rahm Emanuel and members of the host committee in Chicago, but it was a move that has been in the works for weeks.
Questions Swirl About Decision To Move G8 SummitQuestions still buzz around President Barack Obama’s surprise decision Monday to move the G8 summit from Chicago to Camp David.
Chicago To Host Nobel Peace LaureatesChicago continues to pile up major world summits that will be coming to the city next year. The city will host the 12th annual World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates.
Police, Protesters Already Planning For G8/NATO Summits In MayIt could be one of those "be careful what you wish for" stories. Bringing the G8 and NATO summits to Chicago next spring was one of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's first major coups when he took office, or so he thought.
Federal Grant Issued For Security At G8, NATO SummitsChicago and Cook County are sharing more than $54 million in federal grant money to make the area secure, including a plan of action for the G8 and NATO summits.
Restaurant Show To Stay, Move Up 2 Weeks In 2012Dashing fears that Chicago could lose the annual restaurant show to Las Vegas or Orlando forever, the National Restaurant Association announced Tuesday that it is moving up the convention next year to avoid overlapping with the NATO and G8 Summit next May.
Restaurant Show May Leave Chicago Over Scheduling ConflictA spat has erupted between Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the head of the National Restaurant Association over the dates of the annual event, which will overlap with the NATO and G8 Summit.