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  • First lady put her stamp on city

    First lady put her stamp on city
    There has never been and may never be a Chicago first lady of greater impact, influence and inspiration than Maggie Daley. Even though she is among the most private of public people, she has put her stamp on the city by creating after-school programs for...
  • Theater brought out the romantic in Daley

    Richard Daley's clearly heartfelt love of the theater was one of the more surprising of the mayoral passions. But the evidence for its existence was everywhere. I remember Daley hosting a conference of suburban mayors at a performance of "Jersey Boys"...
  • Maggie Daley inspired countless breast cancer patients

    Maggie Daley inspired countless breast cancer patients
    On the day Chicago's first lady announced that she had breast cancer in 2002, Linda Borton started her chemotherapy treatments for the same affliction. Though Borton, a health executive, didn't know Maggie Daley, she knew they were going through a shared...
  • The Obama-Hu state dinner: Who made the guest list cut? No Salahis but a few Republicans sneaked in

     
    Famous names, many of them Asian, show up for the third state dinner hosted at the White House by the Obamas....
  • Mayor Emanuel's inaugural speech

     
    Today, more than any other time in our history, more than any other place in our country, the city of Chicago is ready for change. For all the parents who deserve a school system that expects every student to earn......
  • Weeks in review

     
    A roundup of state and local news-review and weekly political chat shows. Descriptions provided by the broadcast outlets in most cases: Chicago Tonight: The Week in Review (WTTW-Ch. 11) Host Joel Weisman with Kathy Bergen (Chicago Tribune), Charles Thomas...
  • Weeks in Review

     
    A roundup of state and local news-review and weekly political chat shows. Descriptions provided by the broadcast outlets in most cases: CapitolView WSEC-TV/PBS Springfield: Host Bernie Schoenburg (Springfield State Journal-Register) with Benjamin Yount...
  • The people you meet in heaven

     
    Well deserved kudos in the Voice of the People column today for Scott Stantis' cartoon on the death of Maggie Daley (right). If you don't get at least a little choked up at this image -- knowing that Kevin Daley......
  • Spit-take quiz

     
    Readers did very well with the last spit-take quiz, so let's see how you do on this one: Which one word in the following item in today's Sneed column caused me to spew my Coke Zero all over the kitchen?......
  • Honoring Maggie -- new school a better tribute than an old building

     
    It would not be fitting to rename the Chicago Cultural Center for Maggie Daley. Though that seems to be the sentimental choice around town, the late, widely admired wife of former Mayor Richard M. Daley is, at best, third on......
  • Where next to put the Daley name?

     
    Today's column discusses the city's upcoming decision on how best to honor the late Maggie Daley by putting her name on something. But a bigger question looms: What, ultimately, should bear the name of her husband, Richard M. Daley, the......
  • Does Prince Charming really exist?

    Does Prince Charming really exist?