BROWN: A number of readers wanted to set me straight regarding my column about an apartment building proposed for the Jefferson Park neighborhood.
Brown: His premise is simple: “I feel like three reasonable people should be able to sit down and work this out. It wouldn’t be perfect.”
Brown: After hours of testimony that dragged into the early evening, the Zoning Committee voted in favor of the proposal.
Brown: Opponents, including AARP, say the plan in reality is a reckless reduction of services that will result in higher costs to the state.
BROWN: After a long winter and an unpleasant spring, the beaches look so inviting. But people need to understand that the cold water can be lethal.
BROWN: Lehman was one of 10 women picked this year for infantry duty from among thousands who completed the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps program.
BROWN: It may be entirely legal, as both the Pritzker campaign and the Cook County Assessor’s office insist. But it shouldn’t be.