Quinn vs Rauner, Lewis not running, License to Kill, Breast Cancer Education and Christopher Columbus

Quinn and Rauner square off in debate tonight: What about the lead up ?

Incumbent Governor Pat Quinn, Democrat, and challenger Bruce Rauner, Republican, do another debate tonight, Tues., Oct. 14..

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Karen Lewis, CTU President, will not run for Chicago Mayoral seat

Update: The "serious illness" is a cancerous brain tumor, for which she has had surgery and will undergo chemo and radiation therapies.

It is final. Karen Lewis, President of the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU), will not be a candidate in the 2015 run for Mayor of Chicago..

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License to Kill

Christian Carly* wrote the following story in Foreign Policy on Sept.10 with a sub-title "Never underestimate the power of rage.".

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Free education opportunity at Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness month, Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center (PSMEMC) is hosting a community event Standard Bar and Grill, 1332 N. Milwaukee, Oct. 23, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. titled “What’s Best for the Breasts.”.

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Closings, non-closings and history: Columbus Day

Columbus Day is A Federal holiday, but that does not mean that all places or services are closed in Chicago. And then there is the history....

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