2017 BMW X4M 4.0i: If Only It Looked As Good As It Drives
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2017 BMW X4M 4.0i: If Only It Looked As Good As It Drives

When I look at a vehicle like the X4M, it always makes me wonder – why not a station wagon? The sloping rear glass borrowed from the bargain hatchback design playbook looks out of place…

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Summer … Race … Miata
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Summer … Race … Miata

The Autobarn Mazda of Evanston along with the Windy City Miata Club gathered all Miata lovers and car enthusiasts at the Miata Tech Night, offering test drives, free lift time and tech advice, as well…

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New Jaw-Dropping Income Gap Shows Huge Inequality
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New Jaw-Dropping Income Gap Shows Huge Inequality

How much are we the middle class getting screwed by the rich in this country? The latest chart published on the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business blog highlights an unbelievable income growth for…

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Chicago TechWeek Overview
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Chicago TechWeek Overview

TechWeek Chicago, a week-long event, whose mission is to empower underrepresented groups in technology through professional development, training, and mentoring, came back to Chicago this week. The nation’s leading tech conference spotlights local tech startups…

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Alderman Challenges Mayor to Pass Airport Wage Law
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Alderman Challenges Mayor to Pass Airport Wage Law

Alderman Ameya Pawar who is running for governor has gotten attention in the news recently when he said he would force a long-stalled airport living wage ordinance buried in a committee to come out for…

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University Professors Blame Rauner for Funding Crisis
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University Professors Blame Rauner for Funding Crisis

The American Association of University Professors passed a resolution blaming IL Gov. Bruce Rauner for the lack of a state budget which has devastated state universities. The resolution states that for three years Illinois has…

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State’s Attorney Agrees Low-Risk Defendants Should Go Free Before Trial
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State’s Attorney Agrees Low-Risk Defendants Should Go Free Before Trial

Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx said she agrees that low-risk defendants who simply are too poor to post bail should not have to sit in jail and instead be free until their trial. “I…

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Why Drug Companies Prevent People From Buying Affordable Drugs?
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Why Drug Companies Prevent People From Buying Affordable Drugs?

Why can’t we import cheaper drugs from Canada? Prescription drug prices are astronomical in this country. Matt Taibbi in Rolling Stone put it bluntly, “The entire pharmaceutical industry is floated by a protectionist racket. Drugs…

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Southwest Side Declares Airbnb Off Limits
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Southwest Side Declares Airbnb Off Limits

13th Ward Alderman Marty Quinn on the Southwest Side declared his ward off limits to Airbnb short-term rentals and is rallying thousands of homeowners to sign petitions to block short-term rentals of homes or rooms…

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Golden State Defeats Cleveland to Capture NBA Championship
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Golden State Defeats Cleveland to Capture NBA Championship

Step aside LeBron James and make room for Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors who won their second NBA Championship [in the last three years] this week after they crushed the Cleveland Cavaliers 4…

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