A Concert with Jon Langford and Friends to Re-elect Alderman John Arena

 

Join us Tuesday, Feb. 10, 6pm at the Hideout Inn for a brilliant concert with Jon Langford and friends in support of re-electing Alderman John Arena.

$45 INDIVIDUAL, $150 FRIEND, $500 SPONSOR, $1,000 HOST

TO RSVP GO ONLINE https://secure.actblue.com/contribute/page/langford_hideout OR CALL 312-399-1902

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hideout-Inn/139096082092

Read More »

The only aldermen who stood up for you are…

The only aldermen who stood up for you are…

Originally posted on ChicagoTribune.com

http://eeditionmobile.chicagotribune.com/Olive/Tablet/ChicagoTribune/SharedArticle.aspx?href=CTC%2F2014%2F08%2F03&id=Ar00204

By John Kass

Aldermen want reform now, the Chicago Way

The national view of Chicago Democratic politicians is that they’re messianic reformers like the young Moses we sent to Washington, or they’re colorful yet environmentally green rogues with short shanks and hot tempers.

Unfortunately, what came out of City Hall last week wasn’t fantasy.

So it didn’t exactly sound like trumpets playing Handel’s water music. Instead, this was a percussion of meat.

It was like a beating in an alley, fists thunking on ribs …

Read More »