Ex-Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans cites five examples in which she thinks Ald. Ed Burke inappropriately pressured her or her staff.
Robert Herguth is an investigative reporter with the Chicago Sun-Times, and also writes about religion.
Ex-cop Rick Simon has had associates with ties to organized crime but has also socialized with Chicago’s ex-top cop, Garry McCarthy.
RELIGION ROUNDUP: North Park University’s seminary recently began a program at Stateville Correctional Center in the far southwest suburbs.
THE WATCHDOGS: An onboard surveillance video showed CTA bus driver Roger Love peeing from his No. J14 Jeffery Jump bus. He’s the latest to get caught.
RELIGION ROUNDUP: Family was cited in both surveys by most respondents as the “most important” source of fulfillment. Faith was not as important.
Read the Chicago archdiocese’s current full list of “clergy with substantiated allegations of sexual misconduct with minors.
THE WATCHDOGS: Board member of failed bank had a role in City Hall hiring scandal that sent Mayor Richard M. Daley’s patronage director to prison.
Pastor emeritus Erwin Lutzer was an executive producer of the film, released last year to coincide with the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.
RELIGION ROUNDUP: Two recent film documentaries focus on religious figures with deep ties to Chicago — Cardinal Francis George and Mother Cabrini.
THE WATCHDOGS: She sponsored a bill backed by rental car industry to add regs, taxes on car-sharing services. Now, she’s lobbying for Enterprise.
RELIGION ROUNDUP: A Mormon church with more than 100 years of history on Chicago’s Northwest Side is disbanding in part.
THE WATCHDOGS: Audit: $82.6 million fraud at Bridgeport bank that feds shut down soon after its president was found hanged at customer’s home.
Said Rauol: “There is a lot of work to do. This campaign was just an audition for the work to be done.”
RELIGION ROUNDUP: Chicago native who preached at royal wedding, disagrees with president but “not going to judge his soul.”
THE WATCHDOGS: That stench on your CTA bus? That puddle of urine? Turns out riders aren’t always the ones to blame.