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Beefing Up In Mendoza

John Mariani | Posted 11.19.2013 | Taste
John Mariani

Americans may say "A day without orange juice is like a day without sunshine" but the Argentineans say, "A day without beef is unthinkable!"

Teen's Controversial City Sticker Design To Be Honored In D.C.

Posted 06.19.2012 | Chicago

Though Herbie Pulgar's winning design was yanked from the Chicago city sticker contest out of the concerns of some that it contained gang imagery, the...

WATCH: New, 'Gang Sign'-Free City Sticker Design Unveiled

Posted 04.18.2012 | Chicago

Chicago City Clerk Susana Mendoza on Tuesday unveiled the new design for the city's 2012-2003 vehicle registration sticker, one developed in-house aft...

WATCH: CNN Pundit Blasts Chicago's Handling Of City Sticker Contest

Posted 02.14.2012 | Chicago

It turns out, accusing a sobbing 15-year-old of being in a gang and taking away an award he worked hard for is not going over well with some people. ...

Having a Cow About Gang Symbols

Matt Farmer | Posted 04.14.2012 | Chicago
Matt Farmer

Two weeks ago, City Clerk Mendoza called the boy who won the 2012 city sticker contest a "rock star." Last week, the young man's days as a "rock star" came to an end.

After More Drama, City Will Design Its Own Vehicle Sticker

Posted 02.12.2012 | Chicago

For years, the Chicago vehicle sticker design content gave local kids an opportunity to showcase their art, and residents a chance to vote on the pric...

No Winners in City Sticker Controversy

The Parking Ticket Geek | Posted 04.11.2012 | Chicago
The Parking Ticket Geek

Damned if you do, damned if you don't. This popular idiom was never more true, and more dramatic, than in Chicago this week for City Clerk Susana Mendoza.

WATCH: City Sticker Contest Winner Speaks Out

Posted 02.10.2012 | Chicago

The 15-year-old Chicago boy at the center of the city's vehicle sticker contest controversy said Wednesday that his design, criticized by some for all...

City Dumps Vehicle Sticker Over Alleged Gang Iconography

Posted 02.09.2012 | Chicago

Chicago City Clerk Susana Mendoza announced Wednesday afternoon that a controversial design for the city's new vehicle sticker, which allegedly refere...

Are There Gang Signs In The New City Sticker?

Posted 02.09.2012 | Chicago

A Chicago high school student's winning entry into the city's vehicle sticker design contest, which was set to go to print this week, is now under inv...

City Launches 'Dog Of Distinction' Contest, Registration Campaign

Posted 01.05.2012 | Chicago

After recently announcing that the city would crack down on enforcement of Chicago dog licensing requirements in the new year, City Clerk Susana Mendo...

City Dog License Sales Surge Amid Threatened Crackdown

Posted 01.11.2012 | Chicago

More than 2,000 Chicago dog licenses have reportedly been sold in the two weeks -- raising $20,000 in revenue -- in the two weeks since the city anno...

WATCH: City Hall Has A Roach Problem, Susana Mendoza Reports

Posted 10.16.2011 | Chicago

Story by Chuck Kramer, courtesy of the Windy City Times Susana Mendoza, Chicago's recently elected city clerk, had a rude surprise waiting for her ...

WATCH: How To Remove Your Chicago City Sticker

The Expired Meter | Posted 09.13.2011 | Chicago

With Chicago city sticker season coming to an end, The Expired Meter thought it might be helpful to readers to produce an instructional video on how t...

The Undercard No More -- Chicago City Clerk Susana Mendoza

Kyle Hillman | Posted 08.10.2011 | Chicago
Kyle Hillman

Not only did new City Clerk Mendoza have a challenger candidate supported by the black community, she had the task of defending the importance of the position, as eliminating it became a talking point.

In-Person Chicago City Sticker Sales Begin Today

The Expired Meter | Posted 08.01.2011 | Chicago

It's time to wait in line again. In other words Chicago drivers, today's the first day of Chicago city sticker season. Every June 1st, Chicago's $7...

Buy Your Chicago City Sticker Online & Win Lunch With City Clerk Mendoza

The Expired Meter | Posted 07.25.2011 | Chicago

City Clerk Susana Mendoza is trying to make city sticker sales more fun. No one enjoys the drudgery of having to cough up 75 bucks every spring for...

Buy Your 2011 City Stickers Early, Starting Today

The Expired Meter | Posted 07.20.2011 | Chicago

The City Clerk's website is officially open for online city sticker sales, nearly a week earlier than last year and nearly two weeks before in-person ...

Desiree Rogers Will Help Plan Rahm's Inauguration

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Former White House Social Secretary Desiree Rogers has been named a co-chair of the Chicago 2011 Inaugural Committee. The committee, chosen by Chica...

Chicago Election Live Blog: The Word Of The Day Is 'Runoff'

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel was elected mayor of Chicago on Tuesday, easily overwhelming five rivals to take the helm of...

Helping Lead Chicago's Recovery

Susana Mendoza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Susana Mendoza

Today, the Clerk's office is transparent, functional and -- most importantly -- honestly run. As Clerk Del Valle moves on, I am eager to take the office to the next level.

State Rep. Monique Davis Rebuked Over Racial Remarks On House Floor

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

On Wednesday Davis (D-Chicago) took to the house floor to protest a bill that would require hair braiders to be licensed. "You do not license a Chine...

Bill Changing Public School Closing Process Passes House

Chicago Public Radio | Linda Lutton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Public Schools could be forced to change its process for closing or consolidating schools under a bill passed Friday in the Illinois House....

Washington Post, Tribune, Local Democrats Call For Burris Resignation

The Huffington Post | Ben Goldberger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

SCROLL DOWN FOR THE LATEST UPDATES Barely a month after being sworn in as a U.S. Senator, Roland Burris is being called on to resign by the Chicago T...