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  1. Own this 38-unit courtyard apartment building in Englewood for just $999KRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 19 | Curbed

    ... and the City of Chicago's Department of Fleet and Facility Management moving its 200 jobs to the former Kennedy King College campus, the south side neighborhood is showing encouraging-but still very early-signs of future growth. This is not only a ...


  2. Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Park District Dedicate Renovated Park In Honor Of Hadiya PendletonRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 8 | City of Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Chicago Park District CEO Michael Kelly, Alderman Pat Dowell , family, friends and community members gathered today to cut the ribbon on Hadiya Pendleton Park, 4347 S. Calumet Ave. Formerly known as Buckthorn Park, it was recently renamed after King College Prep student Hadiya Pendleton who was killed in 2013. "Not only are we are honoring the lives of Hadiya and Vonzell, but we are also harnessing the power of this neighborhood," Mayor Emanuel said.


  3. Chicago teachers reach last-minute deal to narrowly avert strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 11 | The Washington Post

    In this April 2016 file photo, Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis speaks to the media while visiting the picket line at King College Prep Friday, part of a one-day walkout led by the union in Chicago. The Chicago teachers' union and school system reached a tentative contract agreement, narrowly averting a strike that threatened to shut down the nation's third-largest school system on Tuesday.


  4. Town Hall Meetings Reflect Shift in Protest DiscussionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 10 | The Daily News

    ... about the training in the Memphis Police Department." The first in the series of forums is at Martin Luther King College Preparatory High School, 1530 Dellwood Ave . in Frayser at 5:30 p.m. The meetings are a follow-through on his promise to have ...


  5. Park dedicated to memory of kids lost to gun violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 10 |

    ... Millions of dollars were spent on improvements on the area now known as Hadiya Pendleton Park. Pendleton was a King College Prep student, and days after she performed at the Obama inauguration in January 2013, she was hit by a stray bullet and ...


  6. How Obi, Obiano made peace at Father Tagbo's burialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 7 | Vanguard

    By Hugo Odiogor When the former Anambra state Governor, Mr. Peter Obi refused to sit with Chief Willy Obiano and the other dignitaries inside the Peter Odili's Hall inside the compound of Christ the King College, the import of his action was not lost on the other Old boys of the College, who had gathered to pay their last respect to Rev. Father Nicholas C. Tagbo, the legendary Principal of the famous college.


  7. New York Investment Firm Buys Memphis WarehousesRead the original story

    Friday Oct 7 | The Daily News

    ... Thursday, Oct. 6, the first in a series of sessions open to the public will be held Oct. 25 at Martin Luther King College Preparatory High School, 1530 Dellwood Ave . in Frayser at 5:30 p.m. Strickland's administration is working with the Frayser ...


  8. Chicago teachers set to strike Oct. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 29 | The Washington Post

    If no agreement is reached with the Board of Ed, the Chicago Teachers Union will be on strike starting Oct. 11 #faircontractnow The 27,000-member Chicago Teachers Union says members will strike starting Oct. 11 in the nation's third-largest school district if a compromise is not reached by then, and the Chicago Board of Education just approved $15 million to use to shelter and feed students if teachers don't come to work. Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis, flanked by teachers and supporters, speaks to the media while visiting the picket line at King College Prep on April 1 as part of a one-day strike led by the union in Chicago.


  9. Englewood hopes Starbucks, Whole Foods create ripple effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 27 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Side's commercial hub. The shopping center, which sits on 5.5 acres across the street from the new Kennedy-King College campus, has 90 percent of its 50,000 square feet of retail space leased to tenants including Villa Shoes, Oak Street Health ...


  10. Claypool, Lewis address lack of teachers contract on the first day of schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... in negotiations to replace a contract that expired in June 2015. "We're not that close yet," Lewis said outside King College Prep after greeting students arriving for the first day of school. "We always tell our members to prepare (for a strike). ...


  11. Deputy Warden announces re-election bid for District 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | The News

    ... of East Pictou Rural High School, obtained degrees from St. FX (Political Science/History), University of King College (Journalism) and a diploma in Business Administration from NSCC. Following University he worked as a journalist for community ...


  12. Teach First visits the Isle of Wight in wake of David Hoare controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Isle of Wight County Press

    Teach First visit. Jess Johnson and Helen O'Connor from Teach First, Stuart Gurney and Dr Kevin Dean, teachers at Christ the King College, Newport, and the College's Chair of Governors, David Lisseter and Cllr Chris Whitehouse.


  13. LHS to induct new Hall of Fame classRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Logan Banner

    ... all through the season before falling in the state tournament. He received a scholarship to play basketball at King College (University) at Bristol, Tenn., where he served on the Judiciary Committee and was elected as Mr. King College. Brent worked ...


  14. Mayor Emanuel Announces Department of Fleet and Facility Management...Read the original story

    Aug 28, 2016 | City of Chicago

    ... 2FM operations currently located at 1685 N Throop Street will be relocated to 6700 S Wentworth, the old Kennedy-King College site, in a new facility that will need to be constructed by the developer of 1685 N Throop Street as part of the sale ...


  15. City pitches sale, redevelopment of 18-acre riverfront facilityRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2016 | Curbed

    Another pice of Chicago's rapidly-evolving North Branch Industrial Corridor puzzle is falling into place as Mayor Rahm Emanuel announces a plan to unload an 18-acre city-owned parcel near Goose Island to a private developer. Currently serving as the maintenance garage and headquarters of the City of Chicago's Department of Fleet and Facility Management , the massive riverfront complex at 1685 N. Throop - and its roughly 200 jobs - will be relocated to a new facility slated for the intersection of Wentworth and Marquette at the former Kennedy King College campus in Englewood on the city's south side.


  16. Emanuel to move maintenance garage to Englewood, sell Goose Island siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... North Branch of the Chicago River on Throop Street to a similarly-sized parcel that served as the old Kennedy-King College campus at Marquette Road and South Wentworth Avenue. The riverside parcel would be sold to a developer, who not only would ...


  17. 7 Books That Take You Inside the Strange and Wonderful World of CarnivalsRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2016 | Switched

    ... Rosie, a bull elephant. There he finds danger, love, and the dark world behind the glamour. Joyland by Stephen King College student Devin Jones takes a summer job at the Joyland carnival hoping to forget the girl who broke his heart, but he winds up ...


  18. A Level Results Day: Isle of Wight updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Isle of Wight County Press

    ... - Sandown Bay Academy, Ryde Academy, Island Innovation VI Form Campus, Priory School, Ryde School, Christ the King College - are expected throughout the morning. Any views or opinions presented in the comments above are solely those of the author ...


  19. Odili: Still warming up @ 68Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | Vanguard

    ... and 1960 marking the commencement of his intellectual quest that saw him pass through the famous Christ the King College in Onitsha and the prestigious University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus where he studied Medicine. After his mandatory internship at ...


  20. Approval for A 24m Christ the King College rebuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | Isle of Wight County Press

    Plans to rebuild Christ the King College have been approved by the Isle of Wight Council. Plans courtesy of Andrew White.