Posts Tagged “Chicago Sun-Times”

Pritzker, Rauner and hypocrisy at the Chicago Sun-Times

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Pritzker, Rauner and hypocrisy at the Chicago Sun-Times

Pritzker, Rauner and hypocrisy at the Chicago Sun-Times Most mainstream American journalists love to dish it out and criticize people, but they are thinned skinned and hate to be criticized themselves, especially when they are involved in their own conflicts-of-interest that they fail to mention in their stories. As a columnist who writes my opinions,…

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Interview with former Oak Lawn Mayor Dave Heilmann

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Interview with former Oak Lawn Mayor Dave Heilmann

By Ray Hanania Oak Lawn used to be one of the best communities in the Southwest Suburbs, but in recent years, the place has been turned upside down by vicious name calling, anonymous blogging and polarized hatred. Something needs to change Recently, several Oak Lawn residents told me they missed former Mayor Dave Heilmann. When…

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American Arabs Celebrate Arab Heritage Month (November) in Orland Park

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American Arabs Celebrate Arab Heritage Month (November) in Orland Park

Local officials and community leaders celebrated Arab Heritage Month in Orland Park Tuesday Nov. 11 recognizing contributions of American Arab veterans By Staff Reports Officials from local and regional government attended an Arab Heritage cultural event Tuesday night in Orland Park held to recognize the achievements and contributions American Arabs have made to America. The…

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Baby Boomer dreaming, the old days

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Baby Boomer dreaming, the old days

Baby Boomer dreaming, the old days By Ray Hanania As I sat at Midway Airport the other day waiting for a flight, I was remembering how the world has really changed, as most Baby Boomers my age do. I’ve written in the past how Midway was just an open air field on Cicero Avenue and…

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Cicero celebrates 46th Annual Houby Day with Festival and Parade

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Cicero celebrates 46th Annual Houby Day with Festival and Parade

Cicero celebrates 46th Annual Houby Day with Festival and Parade By Ray Hanania The Town of Cicero will host four days of celebration for the HoubyFest beginning Thursday October 2, capping with the annual parade on Sunday that will feature more than 55 floats and displays. This years’ Houby Day Queen is Molly Zajac Clark….

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Clerk’s Office blasts Chicago Sun-Times, defends promotions of seasoned and highly qualified employees

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Clerk’s Office blasts Chicago Sun-Times, defends promotions of seasoned and highly qualified employees

Clerk’s Office blasts Chicago Sun-Times, defends promotions of seasoned and highly qualified employees Sun-Times Reporter Attempts to Unjustly Tie Salary Increases to Campaign Contributions (CHICAGO) In what appears to be an attempt to malign the professional careers of several long-term, exceedingly qualified employees of the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County,…

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Rauner Interview on WTTW’s Chicago Tonight

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Rauner Interview on WTTW’s Chicago Tonight

Rauner interview on WTTW’s Chicago Tonight Venture Capitalist Bruce Rauner offered an early perspective on his views for Illinois during a detailed interview on WTTW Channel 11 on the program “Chicago Tonight” In february 2013. There’s a new push to boost Chicago tourism with visions of glass cable car trams, luxury CTA cars to O’Hare…

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