Richard M. Daley
A few days have passed since Richie Daley lit a fire under Northwest Indiana’s community leaders.
GARY | Former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley arrived Saturday at Tolleston Park wearing jeans and toting work gloves, just one of a group of volunteers ready to clean up a 10-block area in the city's 3rd District.
As close friends have done for ages, we swear to keep secrets we ultimately share with other friends, then make those friends swear to keep secrets that they end up hearing back from somebody else we already told and swore to secrecy—and what a surprise the secret isn't a secret anymore. If …
GARY | City residents can potentially receive millions of dollars in earned income tax credits this tax season thanks to a partnership between the city and other entities, Gary's mayor announced Tuesday.
Former Chicago Mayor Richard Daley, distinguished senior fellow at the Harris School of Public Policy, talks Tuesday about a new partnership between the school and the city of Gary during a news conference at the University of Chicago.
Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and former Chicago Mayor Richard Daley, distinguished senior fellow at the Harris School of Public Policy, talk about a new partnership between the school and the city of Gary during a news conference Tuesday at the University of Chicago.
Break out your bunny ears, babies.
CHICAGO | When Richard M. Daley became mayor in 1989, the Wisconsin Steel mill at 106th Street and Torrence Avenue had been shuttered for nearly a decade.
Arrive early to stake your place Saturday for Chicago's 56th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade.
CHICAGO | When Rahm Emanuel's eligibility to run for mayor was called into question, talk turned to who had orchestrated the attack.
Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley speaks during a news conference Monday after discussing gun laws at the Homan Square Police Warehouse in Chicago. Daley said he want Police Superintendent Jody Weis to stay on the job for two more months until Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel takes office in May.
Will Rahm Emanuel be good for Chicago, and will his election mean anything for his neighbors in Northwest Indiana?
"Chicago ain't ready for reform yet," Alderman Paddy Bauler slurred in 1955. Writer-producer Shawn Ryan ("The Shield," "Terriers") is banking on it as "The Chicago Code," his hour-long, Chicago-based crime series, bows at 8 p.m. Monday on Fox.
Mayor Richard M. Daley looks on during a news conference at the Office of Emergency Management and Communications while addressing the city's response to the blizzard in Chicago Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011.
To remove Rahm Emanuel from the ballot for the Feb. 22 mayoral race in Chicago is to do an end run around the city's voters.
CHICAGO | Firefighters from as far away as Seattle and Washington, D.C., converged Thursday on the South Side to pay tribute to Chicago firefighter Corey Ankum, a former Lynwood resident who was killed last week while on duty.
SPRINGFIELD | The highly anticipated trial of former Gov. Rod Blagojevich -- with its lone guilty verdict that set up a repeat trial in the coming year -- was 2010's top news story in Illinois, according to members of The Associated Press and the wire service's staff. The ongoing saga over a…
Officials in Lynwood and Lansing are among those mourning the death of Corey Ankum, a Chicago firefighter and one-time region resident who was killed Wednesday when the roof of a burning building collapsed under him.
Chicago has a long history of politically charged clergy. Though some speculate it began with the Catholic Church and an Irish Catholic mayor, the overlap of church and politics has become customary in the city of Chicago.
According to legal papers filed with the Chicago Board of Elections, state Sen. James T. Meeks may be better qualified to run for mayor of South Holland than mayor of Chicago.
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