This year, 17,200 students can get additional academic training in 205
schools through the academies, added Harris, who also attended
Saturday's ceremony at Bateman, 4220 N. Richmond St.
Mayor Daley on Friday created a commission drawn from labor, business
and banking to confront a problem that threatens to choke future
generations of Chicago taxpayers: underfunded city pension funds.
Daley, attending a Chicago Public Schools ceremony at Bateman
Elementary School on the city's Northwest Side, said, "All of us
support the needs of seniors." But, he added, Blagojevich's last-minute
delay of the transit funding deal has "endangered" the somewhat fragile
support for the measure.
An Illinois Central school bus had a green light going north on Western
when it made a right turn onto Jackson and struck Robinson, police
Imagine a city inside a volcano on Mars where people move up and down
on a giant elevator. That’s the vision for a city named Arsia Monscity
in the year 3000 by Chicago Public School students at Stone Scholastic
Academy in Rogers Park, one of the few Chicago public schools — often
the only one — that competes in the Future City Competition.
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