3 bodies found in Chicago home in gang-plagued neighborhood Associated Press
The latest deaths come just days after
Mayor Richard Daley met with more than two dozen officials from
religious groups, police, schools and social service ...
the city's weekend of rage during which 36 people were shot-six
fatally-the weekend of April 19-20, Uptown residents took to the
streets last Saturday afternoon letting the gangbangers know that they
won't relinquish their neighborhood.
The program has now spread to four other troubled schools and Riley
hopes it will continue indefinitely because she does not feel safe on
the streets. ...
Chicago Headline Club chapter of the Society of Professional
Journalists has named the winners of its annual Peter Lisagor Awards
for Exemplary Journalism.
Officials say the Chicago Public Schools next year will expand its foreign language curriculum, teaching more students Chinese and Arabic, ...
Windy City Times
For example, Chicago Public Schools ( CPS ) has a non-discrimination policy in place that includes sexual orientation, although very few people know about ...
statewide education program is on the verge of laying off more than 400
employees. Workers at the University of Illinois Extension are bracing
for the cuts while hoping the state comes through with the funding it
Foster parenting: Tough job, big rewards Chicago Journal
married, white, black, gay, straight – none of these things matters to
the 1,900 Illinois children waiting to find a good home. Nearly 16,000
children in Illinois are living in foster or group homes due to abuse,
neglect or abandonment and there remains a significant need for
additional adults to open their homes.
If women ruled Chicago, comprehensive sex education would be taught in our schools so that the younger generation of women could learn about their anatomy ...
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