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Kerry James Marshall Painting Fetches $21.1 Million In Auction

CHICAGO (CBS) – A Kerry James Marshall painting, owned by McCormick Place, caused quite the stir last month when it was announced that the painting was expected to fetch between $8-12 million at a Sotheby’s auction. 305 more words


Hair Tips And Trends Featured At 'Beauty Show'

CHICAGO (CBS) — McCormick Place is the place to be this weekend to learn about all the latest trends in hair care and hair styling. The convention center is hosting America’s Beauty Show where cosmetologists can learn about the newest trends they’re going to be bringing to clients this year. 206 more words


Monterrey Security Now Under State Review

CHICAGO (CBS) —  CBS 2 has learned a state oversight agency is now reviewing the operations of Monterrey Security.

The move comes after a second NFL team fired the company. 322 more words


Police: 26-Year-Old Man Found Dead Inside Vehicle Near McCormick Place

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was found dead inside a vehicle Monday afternoon near McCormick Place on the Near South Side, according to Chicago Police. 48 more words


CN July 27 2017

John Chase and Danny Ecker have written a most damning account of Tax Increment Financing abuse in Chicago. Perhaps you’ve heard of it. The BGA’s Chase and Crain’s Ecker worked for months reading transcripts, watching press conference videos and sending FOIA requests to City Hall for specific emails. 1,217 more words

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"Outraged" Aldermen Demand Hearings On $55 Million Navy Pier TIF Transfer

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago aldermen, students, teachers, and activists were demanding Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Navy Pier return $55 million in tax increment financing diverted from a project to build a hotel near McCormick Place. 990 more words