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Where To Ring In 'Year Of The Snake' For Chinese New Year

Posted 02.09.2013 | Chicago

Sunday marks the beginning of Chinese New Year, and for 2013, drums are beating to ring in the year of the snake. Though it's a major holiday for ...

Illinois Redistricting: Will Minorities Really See Improvements?

Kyle Hillman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Kyle Hillman

Next week, the public aspect of the state redistricting process will begin. On Monday, the largest metropolitan area gets a say, and it should be fascinating to watch.

Quinn To Sign Redistricting Law: Real Reform Or Window-Dressing?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As the data from the 2010 census comes in, the ever-contentious process of redrawing Illinois's legislative maps will soon be under way. A new law tha...

Chinatown School Bound Student's Hands With Duct Tape

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A parent who sent his children to a Chinese Christian school in Chicago's Chinatown was outraged to find his four-year-old son's hands bound together ...

Chinatown Brothel Owner Offered Cash, Free Sex To Undercover Cop: Charges

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The owner of a Chinatown brothel offered free sex and paid $18,000 in cash to an undercover Chicago police officer posing as a corrupt cop in exchange...