Posts tagged "7th ward"

Did the Butcher Finally Castrate William Bill Beavers

Did the Butcher Finally  Castrate William Bill Beavers
Several years ago Bill Beavers made the statement ” “I’m the hog with the big nuts and I’m gonna tell you what it is.” He made this statement after a battle with Cook County commissioners over a sales tax increase. Many thought the butcher caught him when his daughter lost the aldermandic race to Sandi... Read more »

Alderman Hairston,Sawyer,Jackson and Harris- It's Time For A Big Box on the Southeast Side

Alderman Hairston,Sawyer,Jackson and Harris- It's Time For A Big Box on the Southeast  Side
Now that Alderman Brookins has gotten his wishes for a Walmart that will primarily serve the southwest side and Alderman Beale, Foulkes and Thompson bringing Walmarts to their wards on the far south and far southwest sides, it leaves the southeast side with nothing. Several years ago there was talk of a Super K-Mart store... Read more »