Rochester, N.Y., Schools Supt. Named Chicago Schools ChiefMayor-elect Rahm Emanuel has named Rochester, N.Y., schools superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard as his choice for the next Chicago Public Schools chief executive.
UPDATED: Emanuel's Inauguration Festivities RevealedPlans are coming together for the inauguration of Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel, including a free public concert by the band Chicago.
UPDATED: Education Reform Proposal Moving ForwardA major school reform package advanced in an Illinois Senate committee in Springfield on Thursday, with an unusual coalition of lawmakers, school districts and teachers unions supporting the measure.
Emanuel, Daley Regularly Discussing TransitionMayor Richard M. Daley revealed on Wednesday that he and Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel have had a lot more contact recently that many of us have been led to believe. The two, he said, have been meeting regularly to talk about transition.
More Than 40 Candidates Apply For Police SuperintendentMore than 40 candidates have applied to become Chicago’s next police superintendent, officials said Tuesday.
Deadline Arrives For Police Supt. ApplicationsToday is the deadline for applications for the job of Chicago Police superintendent.
Changing Of The Guard Moves ForwardMayor Daley continued feeling the love of Chicagoans on his newly launched farewell tour. Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel was busy mending fences.
Emanuel Having A Tough Couple Of DaysIt might be a bit premature to say the honeymoon is over, but the past 24 hours haven't been great for Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel.
Emanuel Joins Daley At White Sox Home OpenerAttending his final Chicago White Sox game as mayor, Rich Daley tried to bring a new fan into the fold on Thursday at the White Sox home opener: his successor, Rahm Emanuel.
Emanuel Seeks To Upgrade 311 SystemMayor-elect Rahm Emanuel wants to modernize the non-emergency 311 system.
Emanuel: Election Shows Chicagoans Want ChangeMayor-elect Rahm Emanuel said Wednesday that voters in Tuesday’s election sent the same message as when he was elected mayor in February: Chicagoans are demanding change.
Stone, Silverstein Fight For West Rogers ParkAld. Bernard Stone (50th) has represented the West Rogers Park neighborhood in the City Council for nearly four decades, but now, he is in the fight of his political life to keep his seat.
Emanuel Protests State Plan For Education CutsTop Illinois House leaders are proposing a big cut in education spending in the coming fiscal year.
Maggie Daley, Emanuel Visit After School MattersChicago First Lady Maggie Daley teamed up with Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel on Thursday to promote Mrs. Daley’s After School Matters programs.
Emanuel, Preckwinkle Form Panel To Cut Government WasteA newly formed panel will recommend ways to streamline city and county government, under a plan announced by Mayor elect Rahm Emanuel and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle on Tuesday.