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Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 07:25 PM CST

Judge Helps Young People Learn Power of the Spoken Word

Judge Helps Young People Learn Power of the Spoken Word

When he's not presiding over his courtroom, Associate Cook County Judge Stanley L. Hill is teaching kids the power of public speaking.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 08:12 PM CST

Ordinance Proposed Restricting Street Performers

Ordinance Proposed Restricting Street Performers

Street performers have been a staple for tourists and Chicagoans throughout the downtown area—but some city officials say noise complaints from those who have to listen to the performances all day have called...

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 07:11 PM CST
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By Tom Schuba

Where’s Your Illinois Congressman This Week?

As the 115th Congress breaks this week for its first recess, many Illinois lawma...View gallery

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Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 06:51 PM CST

Unseasonable Weather Brings Early Allergies For Some

Unseasonable Weather Brings Early Allergies For Some

Doctors say the recent warmer weather has brought an earlier spring allergy season—especially as it relates to tree pollen and mold counts.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 06:07 PM CST

Bears Exploring Trade Options for Jay Cutler: Reports

Bears Exploring Trade Options for Jay Cutler: Reports

The Chicago Bears have plenty of questions about the future of their franchise, and on Tuesday it appears that there is at least some clarity regarding their quarterback situation for 2017.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 08:40 PM CST

Supt. Johnson Speaks Emotionally About Kidney Transplant

Supt. Johnson Speaks Emotionally About Kidney Transplant

For the first time on Tuesday, Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson spoke candidly about the moment he found out he had kidney disease.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 05:47 PM CST

Some Schools Make Changes to Technology Policy

Some Schools Make Changes to Technology Policy

One Sugar Grove dad said he thought his daughter was doing homework. What he found her doing instead was horrifying.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 08:51 AM CST

CPS Principals Told Not to Allow Immigration Agents in Schools

CPS Principals Told Not to Allow Immigration Agents in Schools

Chicago Public Schools principals have been instructed by district officials not to let federal immigration authorities inside district buildings unless they have a criminal warrant.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 06:54 PM CST

Cubs Photo Day Pictures Are Here - And They're Awesome

The reigning World Series champs are working hard in preparation to defend their...View gallery

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Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 06:15 PM CST

Community Group Opposes North Side Target Development

Community Group Opposes North Side Target Development

A group of Rogers Park neighbors made up of Caroline Hedger Apartments residents, Loyola University students and others held a press conference outside the Chicago Housing Authority Tuesday to voice opposition...

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