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  • Suburban officials speak against fire department staffing bill

    Suburban officials speak against fire department staffing bill
    Nearly two dozen suburban leaders on Tuesday ramped up their opposition to a proposal in Springfield that would subject fire department staffing levels to collective bargaining and binding outside arbitration.
  • Suburbs face their own pension mess

    Suburbs face their own pension mess
    Suburbs from wealthy to working-class have combined to dig a $5 billion hole for taxpayers on the hook to pay for the pensions of police officers and firefighters. A Tribune analysis of the Depression-era pension system found that suburban leaders'...

    Evanston lessens penalty for pot possession

    Evanston lessens penalty for pot possession
    An ordinance that lessens penalties for those in Evanston caught with 10 grams or less of marijuana received unanimous approval from aldermen at Monday night’s City Council meeting. Originally proposed by Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl, the ordinance...

    Evanston plans Twitter town hall meeting

    Evanston plans Twitter town hall meeting
    Evanston will hold its first town hall meeting on Twitter this month. Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl will host the session at 6 p.m. Feb. 15 as the city turns to social media an effort to increase public participation in municipal affairs. Starting Feb. 8,...

    Trader Joe's coming to Evanston

    Trader Joe's coming to Evanston
    After years of speculation and one false start, Trader Joe’s has signed a lease for an Evanston grocery store that it expects to open in early 2013, officials said in a press release this morning. It will replace the former Blockbuster video at...