Daley Praises West Rogers Park, Extols Tax Increment FinancingResidents of the West Rogers Park neighborhood honored Mayor Richard M. Daley today, as the mayor called the area “a ward that truly represents the entire city as a city of immigrants.”
Daley Not Concrete On Plans For Life After Mayor's OfficeMayor Richard M. Daley is being a bit evasive about what he plans to do with all his energy after he leaves office.
Daley: Pfleger Has Been 'A Wonderful Friend To Many People'Mayor Richard M. Daley won't say anything about the differences between the Rev. Michael Pfleger and Francis Cardinal George, but he praises the suspended priest.
Mayor Daley Presides Over Last City Council MeetingAfter 22 years in office, Mayor Richard M. Daley presided over his final City Council meeting.
Daley's Pension Plan Renews Calls For ReformThere are renewed calls for changes in the way government pensions are funded in Illinois, following a report on the kind of pensions Mayor Richard M. Daley is in line for.
Maggie Daley HospitalizedChicago's first lady Maggie Daley reportedly was hospitalized Saturday morning at Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Daley To Be Honored By Cultural InstitutionsMayor Richard M. Daley and First Lady Maggie Daley are expected to be honored at an event mounted by officials from the city’s cultural institutions.
Daley Starts Buckingham Fountain For Last Time; Talks EducationEducation was on Mayor Richard M. Daley’s mind this morning as he turned on Buckingham Fountain for the last time before he leaves office.
UPDATED: State Senate Passes Education Reform BillThe Illinois State Senate has unanimously approved an education reform bill that would lengthen the school day and make changes to how teachers are rewarded or disciplined.
Daley: City's Financial Health ImprovingMayor Richard M. Daley said Thursday that the prognosis for the city's financial health is looking better than expected.
Daley: Transition Talks With Emanuel ContinueMayor Richard M. Daley says even if you’re not hearing about it, transition talks between him and Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel and continue on schedule.
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.
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.