Friday, May 26, 2017

Metra Breaks Ground on First New Station Added to the “Heritage...

Romeoville - Last week, Metra broke ground in Romeoville, IL, as construction began on the first new stop added to Metra's "Hertitage Corridor" line,...

How “1871” & Chicago are Leading a Transformation of Technology and...

From the City Club of Chicago: In one of the most interesting presentations we have ever published, Howard Tullman, who describes himself as "a...

Gov. Rauner Tours Tornado Damage in Naplate (3/1/17)

Naplate: The day after a tornado hit the town killing one man, and destroying a number of buildings, Gov Rauner and members of the...

Guns and Chicago Homicides: What Can be Done?

From the City Club of Chicago:  Lawmakers and Law enforcement talk about the shocking rise of murders in Chicago's South and West sides, where...

COST OF SODA, SWEET TEAS, CAPPUCCINOS TO GO UP IN COOK...

  On Thursday, Nov 10, the Cook Co Board passed the One-Cent per ounce "Soda Tax" by 1 vote today, with Board President Toni Preckwinkle...

Fmr Chicago Police Supt, Garry McCarthy on “Culture of Non-compliance” Toward...

From the City Club of Chicago: former Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy gives an address on what he sees as a "growing culture of...

Chicago to Add Nearly 1,000 New Police Officers to Combat Rise...

Chicago:   Chicago Police Superintendent, Eddie Johnson announced on September 21, that the City plans to add nearly 1,000 new police officers to the...

Incredible Display of US Flags in St. Louis, Honors the Fallen...

Art Hill, in St Louis... in 1904 on this spot, there was a grand stairway going down the hill, during the World's Fair. Today, at...

Scott AFB Cyber Security Center Opens to Combat the On-Going Cyber...

From Scott AFB in Illinois:  Gov Rauner and Sen Dick Durbin, are among the dignitaries dedicating the new Cyber Security Center, which will be...

Cutting Costs, Raising Revenues: The Future of Chicago’s Budget & Finances

From the City Club of Chicago:  Mayor Rahm Emanuel, and Chicago's Budget Director, discuss their efforts to reduce the city's budget deficit.  We hear...

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Mark Rhoads, Author of “Land of Lincoln:Thy Wondrous Story”

From the Pasfield House in Springfield: We talk with former Illinois State Senator Mark Rhoads about his book, "Land of Lincoln: Thy Wondrous Story"...

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