School reform foes hit McD's, Walgreens Sun Times
About 50 protesters picketed the McDonald's at 600 N. Clark before moving to Walgreens at 641 N. Clark.
number of homeless students has risen dramatically in the last year.
From July 1 to Dec. 31, the district counted 9,698. That's 23.5 percent
more than the 7,851 for the same period in 2007.
O'Connor: I'm guy behind Northside Prep Sun Times
has the longest record in elected office of any candidate in the race
to succeed Rahm Emanuel in Congress, and he has a great Chicago ballot
name. But Ald. Patrick O'Connor's (40th) name alone was not enough to
win him the Cook County state's attorney's office when he sought it in
1990 and 1992.
homeless person was injured when a four-alarm fire started at a vacant
high school Sunday night in the Southwest Side's Little Village
1st CPS student killed in 2009 Sun Times
16-year-old boy who dreamed of going to college became the first
Chicago Public Schools student to be slain by gunfire this year after
he was shot Thursday near his Southwest Side home.
Teacher: Mask is a medical necessity Sun Times
with his wife's doctors' notes and medical records, Roger McReynolds
pleaded with the Joliet Grade School Board on Wednesday night to allow
his wife to wear a respiratory mask while teaching.
"It's not like I'm asking for the moon. Please do this for my wife," he
hear from students, faculty and staff as they reflect on the day
last year when a former student shot and killed 5 other students on
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