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Back to School and The New Economy

Back to School and The New Economy
Today is the first day of school for the majority of Chicago Public School children. With the new school year, new mayor, and new CPS leadership, there is no shortage of change in the air. Expected school reforms include boosting student performance and graduation rates, closing the gap between white and minority students and cutting... Read more »

Goodbye RedEye?

Goodbye RedEye?
I remember last week when @djintel tweeted how much of a waste the RedEye weekend edition is, and I agreed. I also remember when the RedEye came out, how cool I thought it was, and how horrible I thought the Red Streak was. The Tribune Company wooed me with the idea that there was a newspaper made... Read more »

Monday morning Chicago news: What stories matter to you?

Monday morning Chicago news: What stories matter to you?
A quick scan of the website home pages of our city’s most respected news sources show their differences in approach to news coverage. As of 9 a.m., the Tribune is leading with a national story about a 2% drop in the Dow, followed by an interactive census map that shows Latino children “on rise in Cook County,” followed by reports on... Read more »
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Chicago front page nourishment: What are we getting?

Chicago front page nourishment: What are we getting?
A newspaper should provide pertinent information about the community it covers, facts and stories that will give its readers a complete understanding of the processes and events that shape their lives. It should, in short, provide nourishment for the mind. And along with nourishment, a print newspaper — at least for me — always provided... Read more »
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