Monday Apr 14
The Capitol Fax Blog
Simple solutions are usually neither
Some critics want to tap the city's tax- increment financing system rather than raise property taxes $50 million each of the next five years, as Mr. Emanuel's plan requires.
Paris chef still Midwestern at heart
You can take the Chicagoan out of the Midwest, but you can't take the Midwest out of the Chicagoan.
My FOX Chicago
Smoke in Grand Station forces Red Line trains to reroute
Some Red Line trains were rerouted to the elevated tracks during Tuesday morning's commute after smoke was detected at the Grand Red Line station.
Chinese Seeking Asylum in U.S. Often Betrayed by Customs
The recent revelation of asylum fraud in New York's Chinatown has lead to the prosecutions of 30 people, including attorneys who reportedly falsified documents.
The Taxi Ride Every Chicagoan Must Take
Many cities are located near bodies of water, and nearly all cities have taxis - yet few combine the two to create the amazing phenomenon known as the water taxi.
Health navigators' work won't end with Obamacare deadline
There's plenty of attention focused on March 31, the last day people can buy health insurance under the Affordable Care Act to receive coverage this year and avoid a tax penalty for not having insurance.