Tag Archives: Chicago

Chicago does Holy Cooperation!

 Last night’s event was interesting. My host was Reba Place Fellowship, and all but one of the attendees was from that community. Not only was this preaching to the choir; it was perhaps preaching to the pastors. Reba Place has … Continue reading

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Crunching the numbers

The Tribune Company is going to have to wait, because Republic Windows and Doors has a very interesting new development today. JP Morgan Chase has offered $400,000 toward the workers. This is a step in the right direction from a … Continue reading

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Show time in Chicago!

Yesterday, the Tribune Company (the US’s second-largest newspaper publisher) filed for bankruptcy. This morning the Feds nabbed Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, and his chief of staff in 6:15 raids at their respective homes. (Good morning!) And this all comes against … Continue reading

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A New Republic (Windows and Doors)

The economic crisis has entered a new phase. On Friday, Republic Windows and Doors in Chicago abruptly closed, giving its 300 employees only a few days notice. In the overall scheme of things, this is small news, representing about 0.015% of the nation’s … Continue reading

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