Posts tagged "Schools"

Please do not sell ice cream in front of my kids' schools

Please do not sell ice cream in front of my kids' schools
Even before the snow has completely melted, the ice cream vendors have parked their carts directly outside my children’s schools, exactly at 3:00 p.m. My daughter’s first words after a long day in first grade is, “ICE CREAM,”  as the vendor rings his bell in unison with my daughters screams. “No.”  I say again for... Read more »

Emanuel Won't Send His Kids to CPS Schools, But We Should?

I tend not to write about politics because coming from a split family, I know it is a battle not worth fighting.  But, the more I ponder about our new mayor, Rahm Emanuel, choosing to send his kids to a private school, University of Chicago’s Lab School in Hyde Park, I am mad. My son is... Read more »