NEWS articles

Wow, Are We Psychic?

over 2 years ago |

School boycotters say message was delivered

As CPS held its first day of classes, about 1,000 students boycotted to protest education funding. They attempted to register in the suburban New Trier district, which is better funded.

almost 6 years ago | Paul D. Bowker and Rose Kasinecz

School boycott supporters to push message

The campaign follows a similar canvass of the West Side held by the group more than a week ago. Meanwhile, the school district held rallies to encourage attendance. Both sides want to highlight school funding problems.

almost 6 years ago | Paul D. Bowker

Zinc warehouse goes up in flames

A South Side zinc factory burned for more than two hours early Monday morning, requiring a hazardous materials team and more than 100 firefighters before it was brought under control.

over 6 years ago | Kwame Shorter

Man shot to death on South Side street

Witnesses: Two men fled scene

over 6 years ago | Carrie Topolinski

Police seek South Side gunmen

Victim in good condition

over 6 years ago | Carrie Topolinski

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