Can Cities In Illinois Go Bankrupt?

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December 16, 2014 - Can Cities In Illinois Go Bankrupt?

The Better Government Association reports that some Illinois municipalities struggling with high debt loads and troubled budgets could be looking at bankruptcy as an option to get out of a financial hole -- even though it's technically illegal.

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Tax Tips for the New Year

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December 16, 2014 - Tax Tips for the New Year

We have some timely tax tips from Dave Henderson of Duggan Bertsch.

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Chicago's Fire Safety Deadline Approaches

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December 11, 2014 -Chicago's Fire Safety Deadline Approaches

Time is winding down for Chicago high-rises to comply with the Life Safety Evaluation Ordinance. We get the latest from the Department of Buildings Commissioner Felicia Davis.

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Wrigley Plan Approved for Federal Tax Credit

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December 4, 2014 - Wrigley Plan Approved for Tax Credit

The Chicago's Commission on Landmarks approve the Cubs revised signage plan at Wrigley Field by a 6 to 1 vote. 

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Chicago Defender: Serving News to the Black Community for 110 Years

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December 3, 2014 - Serving News to the Black Community

The Chicago Defender was founded in 1905, and at one point was the nation's most influential black weekly newspaper. We hear from the new editor and publisher about future plans for the publication.

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Bob Mariano on Grocery Store Expansion

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November 11, 2014 - Bob Mariano on Grocery Store Expansion

Chicago native Bob Mariano, CEO of Mariano's, is here to update us on the grocery store's Chicagoland expansion, his approach to business, and his views on the economic outlook for Illinois.

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Illinois Job Growth

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October 21, 2014 - Illinois Job Growth

New numbers touted by the governor’s office show that the Illinois unemployment rate has fallen more than any other state in the last year. But is it all good economic news? Paris Schutz has the story.

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Stock Market Seesaw

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October 16, 2014 - Stock Market Seesaw

The stock market had another wild ride today. Eddie Arruza and his panel take a look at what's behind the volatility.

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Metra Proposes Rate Hike

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October 9, 2014 - Metra Proposes Rate Hike

Metra is proposing fare increases of nearly 11 percent next year to help modernize aging infrastructure and railcars.

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Chicago Gas Prices Fall

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December 15, 2014 - Chicago Gas Prices Fall

What's behind the plunging price of gas and how low can it go? An oil industry analyst gives us some insights.

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Betting on Video Gambling Cafés

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December 8, 2014 - Betting on Video Gambling Cafés

Critics say video gambling cafés are proliferating in a loophole of the state's video gambling law.

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Deputy Mayor on Downtown Business Boom

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December 3, 2014 - Deputy Mayor on Downtown Business Boom

Chicago Deputy Mayor Steven Koch joins us to discuss booming downtown development and job growth, and the city's new minimum wage.

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Viewer Feedback: 11/20

Planes & Cranes

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November 20, 2014 - Viewer Feedback: 11/20

We share what you had to say about air traffic noise near O'Hare Airport and Sandhill Cranes in tonight's viewer feedback.

 

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Cubs Fire Manager Rick Renteria

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The Chicago Cubs announced Friday the team would move forward without manager Rick Renteria.

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Crain’s Corner

Tribune Buys Sun-Times Suburban Newspapers

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October 21, 2014 - Crain's Corner

A potential blockbuster deal between the Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune parent companies could shake up Chicago journalism.

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J.B. Pritzker on the Chicago Venture Summit

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October 13, 2014 - Pritzker on the Chicago Venture Summit

Chicago investor J.B. Pritzker talks about the Chicago Venture Summit, in which local tech entrepreneurs pitch their ideas to investors from around the country.

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Analyzing the Illiana Expressway

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October 7, 2014 - Analyzing the Illiana Expressway

Planning for the Illiana Expressway continues after the project received a green light from a federal environmental review. Our panel discusses the controversial tollway and what happens next.

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