Sandoval said his beverage sales have dropped 10 to 15 percent since the county’s sweetened beverage tax went into effect on Aug. 2.
The tax covers carbonated soft drinks (whether sweetened with sugar or a sugar substitute), sports drinks and energy drinks.
For around 70 days, Meincke, Tim Clark and Tom Lobacz paddled down the river from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico.
The award-winning performer made the surprise announcement at the 88th annual Bud Billiken parade. Tonight’s concert will be at Auditorium Theatre.
Jennifer Hudson’s Julian D. King Gift Foundation will have its annual Hatch Day event on Aug. 14 to provide school supplies for the new school year.
“If there’s one thing I want people to know about him, it’s that he died protecting the kids,” Mitchell’s cousin said.
The victims were standing on the sidewalk at 10:37 p.m. in the first block of East 37th Street when a group of males walked up and fired shots.
More Chicago Public Schools have been approved to join the Genesys Works program.
A review of the investigative file found “sufficient reason to reopen the case for further investigation,” an IPRA spokeswoman said.