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Confused? Here's how property tax math works CST
Questions and answers on Cook County tax assessments.

Where do we begin? COSLA
It is hard to know exactly where to begin to fully express the outrage, sadness and disappointment we at C.O.S.L.A. feel concerning the latest development in the ongoing saga of Waukegan Public School Unit District, namely that our newly-hired high school principal is the subject of an 18 month investigation by the Chicago Public Schools for allegedly fixing the grades of several members of the soccer team and the intimidation of the staff at Farragut High School who cooperated with the CPS.

Teacher charged with sex assault Tribune
A veteran teacher at the Prosser
Career Academy was ordered held in lieu of $350,000 bail Monday after
being charged with sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy at gunpoint in
a Northwest Side park.

Man charged with sexual assault of runaway CST
A
35-year-old man has been charged with kidnapping and sexual assault
with a weapon for the alleged sexual aassault at gunpoint of a
16-year-old runaway on the ...


A shot that could save thousands of lives in the U.S.
Tribune
In spite of some opposition, a federal
panel just voted to recommend that all girls and women ages 11 to 26
routinely receive the new HPV vaccine against cervical cancer.

The real dropout rate Tribune

Do
you know how many kids drop out of high school? The U.S. Department of
Education estimates the number is about one out of every 10 students.
Somewhat comforting, perhaps.

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