| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:05 PM
Amid media reports highlighting Chicago’s rise in homicides and shootings so far this year, police Superintendent Garry McCarthysaid Tuesday he is facing “a perception issue” when it comes to crime.
Speaking to the Union League Club...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 1:11 PM
The Midwest Regional Office of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF will host the fifth annual Message of Hope Gala, an inspiring evening filled with fabulous entertainment, a gourmet dinner, and live and silent auctions. The event will take place on April 28, 2012...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 7:35 PM
With 80 days and counting until Chicago plays host to the planet at NATO-G8, a big pitch for the event was made Thursday night from no less than America's ambassador to NATO.
In a lengthy speech at the Union League Club, Ivo Daalder told the Chicago...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:03 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
Tension City: Inside the Presidential Debates, from Kennedy-Nixon to Obama-McCain
Union League Club of Chicago
65 W. Jackson Boulevard
To register for the event:
| Nov 3, 2011
| 11:06 AM
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, facing a union effort to recall him from office, said today he will use Illinois’ tax increase and continued deficit as a defense for actions that included eliminating most collective bargaining rights for public...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 9:19 AM
More than 30 top Chicago chefs donated their culinary skills for the 8th annual Chefs & the City event at the Ritz-Carlton July 27th to benefit Vital Bridges Center on Chronic Care. Honorary chairs Rich Varnes, Amanda Puck and Jason Dohmann welcomed 325...
| Nov 11, 2008
The blogosphere and even some print publications are buzzing with speculation as to who might become the next White House chef.
Which, in itself, demonstrates how the pre-inauguration excitement over this administration is unlike any in memory.
| Jun 8, 2007
What makes a great bookstore?
Consider Anderson's Bookshop. You could raise it from its foundations in downtown Naperville, put it on a large flatbed truck and ever-so-carefully move the whole kit and caboodle 38 miles to Chicago's Hyde Park...
| May 27, 2009
| 9:15 AM
500 N. Clark Street
Tuesday, September 22
Carrie Nahabedian's Chefs Hall of Fame Induction
Union League Club
Chesapeake Bay Soft Shell Crabs with Toasted Macadamia...
| Sep 20, 2007
Sepia is hot. Not lines-out-the-door hot or two-hours-at-the-bar hot, but you'd better call at least two weeks ahead for a weekend reservation, which, by the way, will be honored.
More to the point, Sepia lives up to the hype with creative, oftentimes...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
by Azam Ahmed Virgina Sen. Jim Webb, a potential running mate for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama, hit Chicago to promote his book Friday and behaved...like someone who didn't want to ruin any shot at joining his party's national....
| Dec 7, 2008
| 4:24 PM
by Frank James President Bush evidently tries to keep a sense of humor about his low popularity with most of the American people. In Philadelphia Saturday to attend the annual football classic, the Army-Navy Game, Bush also made a......