Mayor Harold Washington Honored At Oak Woods Cemetery; Thursday Will Mark 34 Years Since He Passed AwayThe late Mayor Harold Washington was honored Wednesday at Oak Woods Cemetery.
Chicago Public Library Posts Archive Of Speeches By Mayor Harold Washington, Born 99 Years Ago ThursdayNinety-nine years ago on Thursday, Chicago's first Black mayor, Harold Washington, was born.
Could 2020 Chicago Election Numbers Top Highs Set In Harold Washington Mayoral Election In 1983?Experts expect the vote totals to break records, but as CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross reported, there is one total in particular that Chicago leaders are watching closely.
Charles Freeman, First African-American To Serve On Illinois Supreme Court And As Chief Justice, DiesCharles Freeman, the first African-American to service on the Illinois Supreme Court and as Chief Justice, has died.
CBS 2 Vault: Mayor Harold Washington Reflects On His First 100 Days In Office In 1983Last week, Mayor Lori Lightfoot marked the milestone of 100 days in office. Here from the CBS 2 Vault is a look back 36 years ago, to the summer of 1983, when Mayor Harold Washington reached the same milestone.
Harold Washington Remembered As 90th Birthday ApproachesThe late Mayor Harold Washington would have turned 90 years old this coming Sunday, and Chicagoans are remembering his legacy.
Army & Lou's Restaurant ClosesA beloved South Side soul food restaurant that was a favorite of the late Mayor Harold Washington has closed its doors.