Fioretti announces, Ukraine, Katharine Schutta, Humboldt Park murder, Garden Tour and Concert, the F Word

Fioretti's becomes first opponent to Rahm Emanuel for Chicago Mayor and Emanuel fires back

As he announced his run for Chicago Mayor before a crowd of about 150 people in the East-West University gymnasium, 829 S. Wabash Ave., Saturday morning, 2nd Ward Alderman Bob Fioretti, identified a series of issues, pointing out Emanuel's short falls..

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Crisis in Ukraine: as explained simply by Ukrainian Village resident"

UPDATE: A report on Reuters tells a story on Fri,. Sept. 12, about the Russian people asking where their loved ones have died..

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Katharine Schutta returns to the exhibition scene at DreamBox Gallery in the WOW District

After 10 years, Katharine Schutta returns to the world of exhibitions with Collage at DreamBox Gallery, 2415 W. North Ave., in the WOW District (west of Western Ave). The exhibit ends on Sept. 27..

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Berwyn man charged with Humboldt Park murder

Antwon Williams, 33, was charged Wed., Sept. 10, with one Felony Count of Murder -- First Degree of a 53-year-old male in the 2600 block of W. North Ave., in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on Sept. 4. He was also issued a Warrant-Parole Violation..

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Garden Tour and Symphony Sounds String Quartet in Wicker Park on Sunday

A tour through the Wicker Park Gardens by the Wicker Park Garden Club (WP Garden) at 10 a.m. on Sun., Sept. 14, will be followed by the fourth and final 2014 summer Symphony Sounds String Quartet performance at 11 a.m. To reserve a spot on the park garden tour please RSVP..

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It's the "F" Word: ARC Gallery is encouraging applicants

The "F" Word is as in Feminism Now which will be a new exhibit in the ARC Gallery, 2156 N. Damen Ave. in Bucktown from Nov. 26 thru Dec. 20. They are in search of applicants, regardless of gender, using any medium, in touch with past, present or future of feminism..

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