At today’s Cook County Board meeting, Todd Stroger and allies argued that increased spending will help balance the budget.
A William F. Buckley, Jr. obit omnibus.
Here are the memos Henry Waxman sent to the Dept. of Justice and the Democratic members of his Committee on Oversight and Government Reform today about his recommendation that the DOJ further investigate Roger Clemens for perjury.
“As opposed to — what? Producing a Farrakhan doll and biting its throat open?”
Guitarist and composer Tobin Summerfield reconvenes Never Enough Hope this weekend.
Former WHPK program director and music promoter Tim Aher has died in London.
City of Men screens free tomorrow at 600 N. Michigan.
It’s a more wonderful life than anyone ever thought!
Five ways of looking at ad man Paul Tilley’s suicide.
The pork belly pumpkin squash at Sun Wah is a mutant miracle.
Kimberly Peirce, director of “Boys Don’t Cry,” presents an advance screening of her new film at Doc Films tonight.
Why local machines matter (or should matter) to national candidates.
Commonplace links: “Yes, you heard me, too short. No wildly inappropriate speeches, no gasps, no boos, no one going off teleprompter.”
The suicide of ad exec Paul Tilley of DDB/Chicago launches a blog torrent.
It’s 2:30 PM on a Tuesday. Do you know where your Cook County information staff is?