Angels fire still 'very emotional'

Full story: Chicago Sun-Times
Fifty years ago next month, 92 children and three nuns from Our Lady of the Angels School died in a fire so deadly, Chicago's fire code was rewritten to prevent a tragic repeat. Full Story

Since: Jul 07

PARK RIDGE IL.

#1 Nov 29, 2008
Some damn reason it took this to change the fire codes?

They new all along the school was a death trap.

Even today we still hear of cuildings built before a certain time that aren't up to code.

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