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City Unveils Plans for New Library in Chinatown

City Unveils Plans for New Library in Chinatown

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Public Library on Friday unveiled the design for a new library in Chinatown. Read »

Saturday, Jul 6, 2013 at 11:28 AM
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By Associated Press

Rahm: If Kids Read 2 Million Books, I'll Jump In the Lake

Rahm: If Kids Read 2 Million Books, I'll Jump In the Lake

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Bears' Israel Idonije say they'll take the Polar Bear Plunge this winter if Chicago schoolchildren read 2 million books. Read »

Monday, Jul 16, 2012 at 4:03 PM
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By Alexandria Fisher

Emanuel to Reopen Chicago Libraries on Mondays

Emanuel to Reopen Chicago Libraries on Mondays

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the reopening of Chicago Libraries Monday mornings. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2012 at 7:16 PM
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By Lisa Balde

Mayor Taps San Fran for New Library Leader

In announcing the Chicago Public Library's new commissioner, Mayor Rahm Emanuel downplayed the issue of branch hours and focused on adapting the system in a time of changing media. Read »

Thursday, Jul 28, 2011 at 8:02 PM
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By Robert Rodriguez

City Dedicates Library to Daley

City Dedicates Library to Daley

New library in Humboldt Park opened July 8. Read »

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