Beats the hell out of “Jaden” or Sebastian.
Part of “Sublime Connections,” on display at Vale Craft Gallery
The day’s press on the leading mayoral maybe
“Due to circumstances which are probably obvious to most.” Julius Peppers’s debut as a Bear? The final night of the Adventures in Modern Music festival? Or perhaps something else.
The excellent Virginia band Junior Sisk & Rambler’s Choice kicks off the fall season of Evanston’s Bluegrass Legends Concert series Friday night.
The new Gibbs video, plus bonus features
The felicitously named Tunnel Business Magazine looks at Chicago’s Tunnel and Reservoir Plan (TARP): Flooding became an increasing problem with the development of the areas surrounding Chicago occupying what had previously been drainage areas for the City. In the 1960s, officials began researching regional solutions to its various water and drainage difficulties. The Federal Clean […]
Mayor Daley: an arts patron or a philistine?
Recommended entertainment paired with nearby restaurants.
Farewell to the Chicago music scene’s biggest enemy
Matt Yglesias, writing in the #slatepitches school of absurdist contrarianism: With Richard Daley apparently ready to relinquish his long-held post of Mayor of Chicago, it’s worth reflecting on the slight oddness of the American idea that the next Mayor of Chicago should be some other politician who happens to be from Chicago rather than some […]
24 hours seems about right.
Chew over the Blagojevich trial Thursday with the reporters who covered it.
See fashions hit the runway at New York fashion week in real time.
The national media’s sole interest in the Chicago mayoral situation seems to be: Wither Rahm? But several analysts noted that his pragmatic political view — and his aggressive, hard-nosed style — earned him enemies along the way, particularly among liberal activists who blame him for White House compromises on policies like health care, the economy […]