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  • Spike Lee wants to name his film 'Chiraq'? Chicago can handle it

    Spike Lee wants to name his film 'Chiraq'? Chicago can handle it
    Moviemaking in this town is usually a welcomed event. City Hall is more than happy to showcase the beauty and vitality of Chicago. You know, City of Big Shoulders, Second City, Chi-town.
  • Emanuel, allies spent at least $22.8 million to win

    Emanuel, allies spent at least $22.8 million to win
    Rahm Emanuel and a supportive political action committee spent more than $22.8 million in the preliminary and runoff elections en route to the mayor winning a second term, new campaign finance reports show. By contrast, challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia...

    Emanuel, Garcia make Election Day pitches

    Emanuel, Garcia make Election Day pitches
    In the final hours before Chicago’s polls close, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and challenger Jesus “Chuy” Garcia sought to fire up their supporters and make one last push for votes. Garcia began Tuesday greeting commuters at the Jefferson Blue...

    Minimum wage on the rise

    Minimum wage on the rise
    What’s happening? Recently Wal-Mart, the largest private employer in the U.S., announced it would increase its minimum wage to $9 per hour. This hike will affect a half-million employees in navy shirts. By February 2016, current workers will...

    Emanuel ally: Property tax hike likely in second term

    Emanuel ally: Property tax hike likely in second term
    A key ally of Rahm Emanuel on Monday said the mayor will have to raise property taxes to cover ballooning city worker pension payments before trying to walk back the statement in the heat of a tight mayoral campaign. Ald. Carrie Austin, 34th, the City...