Ex-Bear Eyes Top Political Office In RomeovilleSteve McMichael, who was a fan favorite as a member of Super Bowl-winning Chicago Bears, wants to add the word “mayor” to his resume.
Emanuel Says NATO Summit Was Worth The RiskNATO Summit 2012 is a wrap and Chicago’s mayor is applauding the city's efforts to host the giant event.
West Chicago Appoints First Hispanic MayorFor the first time in its history, West Chicago now has a Hispanic mayor.
Walter's Perspective: Daley's Pension Manipulation Tarnishes LegacyCBS 2's Walter Jacobson says former Mayor Daley sweetened his pension at a time when payouts to public employees are threatened.
New Website Rates Emanuel Job PerformanceAs Mayor Rahm Emanuel approaches his one-year anniversary in office, a new website has been launched that allows the public to rate his performance.
West Chicago Mayor Dies After Suffering Heart AttackWest Chicago Mayor Mike Kwasman died Tuesday afternoon, three days after suffering a heart attack.
West Suburban Mayor Hospitalized After Heart AttackWest Chicago Mayor Mike Kwasman is undergoing treatment at Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield after suffering a heart attack Saturday, according to a statement from the town.
Emanuel Attends Fundraiser For Milwaukee Mayor, Likely Challenger To Scott WalkerMayor Rahm Emanuel took some time off from running the city on Wednesday to campaign for a colleague up north, in Wisconsin, where the governor is facing a recall election later this year.
Channahon Mayor Gets Probation For Not Filing Tax ReturnsChannahon Mayor Joe Cook was sentenced to two years’ probation and six months’ home detention Tuesday for failing to file tax returns.
New Gary Mayor Introduces Public Safety TeamGary's new mayor is pledging to put the brakes on a growing number of burglaries in the city. That's just one item on Karen Freeman-Wilson's "to-do" list after taking office as Gary’s first female mayor.
Former Harwood Heights Mayor Norbert Pabich Dies In FallA former Harwood Heights mayor died early Sunday from head injuries suffered after a fall down the basement stairs in his home.
Retired Joliet Mayor Arthur Schultz DiesArthur Schultz, Joliet’s longest serving mayor who retired in May after five terms and 20 years in office, died Saturday night at the age of 78.
Maggie Daley, Chicago's Beloved Former First Lady Her smile could light a room. Her spirit moved even the most hardened politician.
Walter's Perspective: Inquiry Into Fire Captain Not So TransparentCBS 2's Walter Jacobson isn't too impressed with the mayor's claims of a new era of transparency at City Hall, now that the fire department has clamped down on an investigation into one of its own.
Indiana: Hammond Mayor Wins Reelection; Portage Mayor OustedThe dust is settling from the elections Tuesday in Northwest Indiana, and while incumbents prevailed overall, there will also be some new faces.