| Nov 29, 2011
| 12:03 PM
WASHINGTON — From the floor of the U.S. Senate, Democrat Dick Durbin of Illinois today paid tribute to Maggie Daley, heralding "a remarkable woman" who "served with dignity and grace for 22 years as Chicago’s first lady."
Daley was buried...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 2:17 PM
After days of tributes to the late Maggie Daley by people who knew and admired her, Mayor Rahm Emanuel is talking with the Daley family to try to figure out the best way to permanently acknowledge what she meant to Chicago.
Renaming the Chicago Cultural...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 8:41 AM
WASHINGTON—First lady Michelle Obama arrived Thursday morning in Chicago for a memorial service for James Bowman, the father of Valerie Jarrett, a top aide to President Barack Obama.
Bowman, an expert in inherited blood diseases and population...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 1:40 PM
The Cook County Board paid tribute to Maggie Daley on Wednesday, with Commissioner John Daley remembering his late sister-in-law and the impact she had on Chicagoans.
“She was a hope to people, she affected peoples’ lives,” Daley said....
| Jun 26, 2011
| 7:21 PM
Former Chicago first lady Maggie Daley has spent the past week at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, her doctor said today.
Dr. Steven Rosen would not disclose why she was in the hospital or the current state of her health. Daley, 67, has battled metastatic...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 12:35 PM
| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:02 AM
The charity founded by former Chicago first lady Maggie Daley received more than $900,000 in mostly undisclosed contributions from companies subsidized by much-criticized special taxing districts, according to a report released today by the city’s...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 4:52 PM
Former Mayor Richard Daley popped up to give a tour of Millennium Park Monday, but did not address why more than a dozen companies subsidized by city taxpayers were required to give more than $900,000 to the charity founded and led by his wife.
| Sep 13, 2011
| 9:46 AM
Former Mayor Richard Daley's security detail has been reduced to three police officers, two of whom will be on call to transport former first lady Maggie Daley to and from doctor appointments and the hospital, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said today.
| Nov 17, 2011
| 7:44 PM
The youngest daughter of former Mayor Richard Daley and his wife Maggie was married tonight in a ceremony at a North Michigan Avenue restaurant after the marriage was moved up because of Maggie Daley’s health.
Elizabeth "Lally" Daley, who turned 28...
| Nov 25, 2011
Maggie Daley, who dedicated herself to children's issues and the arts while also zealously guarding her family's privacy during 22 years as Chicago's first lady, died on Thursday, Nov. 24, more than nine years after she was diagnosed with breast cancer....