Richard Daley

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2011

    Before We Get (Another) Plan for Downtown's Parks, the Bridge Club Should Get a Clue

    Tale of two cities on today's front pages: Michael Kimmelman, architecture critic at The New York Times, presents a big-canvas panoramic of Rio Park in Madrid, Spain, where they entombed a highway to bring a river back to life. Linking Madrid's vast and wonderful new park to trends in Europe and Am ... More >>

  • News

    February 28, 2008

    Obama and Me

    It was the year 2000, and I was a young, hungry reporter in Chicago with a young, hungry state legislator on my speed dial

  • News

    June 12, 2003

    Mayor TV

    Great on the toob, but no machine

  • News

    November 28, 2002

    A Girl Named Suicide

    Texas' Valerie Mahfood--last seen getting clobbered by Laila Ali--could change the pretty face of women's boxing

  • Dining

    April 20, 2000


    O'Dowd's Little Dublin dresses well, but eats unkempt