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54 min ago | CBS Local
On the first day of school for CPS, Karen Lewis praised new programs or policies which led to better test scores, graduation rates and especially student safety, but claimed they were started long before Mayor Emanuel took office.
5 hrs ago | City of Chicago
Walks Safe Passage Route with Students and Ring School Bell at Penn Elementary to Start the 2014-2015 School Year Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett today celebrated the first day of school at Penn Elementary School.
9 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Illinois gubernatorial candidate and venture capitalist Bruce Rauner is wealthier than you.
12 hrs ago | City of Chicago
S&P Upgrades Rating on Upcoming Second Lien Wastewater Debt to "AA-" from "A+" with Stable Outlook; Also Raises Rating for Senior Lien Wastewater Debt to "AA" from "AA-" Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today that S&P has raised the rating on the City of Chicago's second lien wastewater secured debt, raising the rating to 'AA-' from 'A+' with stable ... (more)
20 hrs ago | WBTV
Chicago children will walk past even more guards on their first day of school than last year, when concerns about safety prompted the city to line the streets with 1,200 adults every day.
20 hrs ago | Daily Reporter
In this Aug. 26. 2013, file photo, Chicago Police patrol the neighborhood at Gresham Elementary School on the first day of classes in Chicago.
He's living on Illinois' minimum wage, which is $8.25 an hour, and $79 is the amount he says someone living on minimum wage has left over after expenses such as taxes and housing.
Labor & white men once stood united. Now they're across a political divide thanks to decades-long war of confusion In mid-August, the Chicago Tribune published a poll showing that Karen Lewis, the outspoken president of the Chicago Teachers Union, was leading Rahm Emanuel, 43 percent to 39 percent, in a hypothetical 2015 mayoral race.
As he has grown weary of Washington, Barack Obama has shed parts of his presidency, like drying petals falling off a rose.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined Governor Pat Quinn and Chicago Public Schools boss Barbara Byrd-Bennett at an Aug. 29th news conference to announce the "CPS Safe Passage" program will expand through $10 million in support from Quinn's office and the state of Illinois.
To build a stronger middle class in today's changing economy, we've got to keep fighting.
Chicago public school Safe Passage workers cheer after a prayer at a back to school event for the upcoming school year at Journeyman Plumber's Hall in Chicago on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.
Maddex was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in 2013, and while undergoing his cancer treatment, the Chicago boy bonded with his father and grandfather over the monster movie Godzilla, which helped him to stay strong.
CHICAGO The Chicago Department of Aviation is ready to welcome more than 1.2 million passengers at O'Hare and Midway International Airports over a five-day travel period covering Labor Day weekend that begins on Friday, August 29 and runs through Tuesday, September 2. At O'Hare, airlines project that more than 950,000 passengers will travel over ... (more)
Just a few months before announcing plans to become Chicago's next Democratic mayor, Rahm Emanuel strolled down the gravel path to a Montana resort restaurant with Republican businessman Bruce Rauner, both men smiling as they carried bottles of wine.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 09:24 pm
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