| Mar 22, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Posted by Hal Dardick at 5:25 p.m. Fighting for his political life, Far North Side Ald. Bernard Stone’s campaign funneled nearly $14,000 to a political committee that attacked his primary challenger while leaving no direct trail to the City Council....
| Apr 5, 2011
| 5:08 PM
Voter turnout for Chicago's aldermanic runoffs appeared to come in at less than 25 percent, though some wards on the North and Northwest Sides saw heavier turnout, officials say.
Complaints were also low, though a candidate in the 16th Ward was charged...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 6:15 PM
Customers of increasingly popular downtown rooftop gardens and outdoor patios could hang out an hour later on weekdays under a proposed trial program that got a preliminary nod from a City Council panel today.
Ald. Brendan Reilly, 42nd, put the...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 3:10 PM
The city’s top aviation official today said she opposes an effort to require shops and restaurants at the city’s major airports to pay a “living wage,” an idea backed by a majority of aldermen.
Instead, the wages paid should be...