The county’s chief financial officer says he disagrees with a hearing officer’s interpretation that only musical genres considered “fine art” are exempt from an amusement tax.
The district pays schools the same amount regardless of a teacher’s level of pay or experience.
Mike Sula reviews the new Logan Square Nepali spot.
Concert photographer Bobby Talamine thanks donors for their help replacing stolen gear, Chicago label Scrapes teams up with proto-industrial duo Hogg, and more.
Peripatetic sound explorer Chuck Johnson shares a bill with Marielle V Jakobsons at Cafe Mustache on Thursday.
Also, August is already the most violent month since 1996.
Chicago Jazz Festival and other happenings from August 29-September1.
A reunion of Sonia Hassan and Ron Trent’s beloved Africa Hi-Fi DJ night closes the Harper Court Summer Music Series on Wednesday.
Also, Rahm shuts down rumors that he will be the next ambassador to Israel.
Popular biking corridors like Milwaukee Avenue have turned into dangerous places to ride.
Sangria Festival, Puppet Meltdown, and more happenings from August 26-28.
Pilsen punk heroes Los Crudos return from Europe to play a street festival in Little Village on Saturday.
Clarinetist James Falzone is moving to Seattle after landing a gig at Cornish College of the Arts.
Even with the stopgap deal, government inaction was bad news for queer and trans people.