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People protesting planned school closings arrested at City Hall

Special Report: If Marconi closes, students will have to walk past drug dealers on way to Tilton

MPEA approves deal with DePaul for new basketball arena

The Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority approved today ground rules with DePaul University for an event center that will double as home for the school's Blue Demons basketball teams.

Slated to be built at the corner of 21st Street and Indiana Avenue, the 10,000-seat facility is one of a handful of developments that will anchor a new “entertainment district” planned for the area around the McCormick Place convention center.

Teachers elect Lewis to 2nd term as CTU head

CTU teachers, parents march to protest closings

Plan Commission approves South Loop private school amid community opposition

The Chicago Plan Commission unanimously approved last week a private school for a part of the South Loop neighborhood that is known as the Roosevelt Collection. However, the local alderman is among those against the proposal.     

Developer McCaffery Interest Inc. is seeking permission to build a two-story, 75,000 square-foot building for the British School, a private school that already has a campus for elementary and secondary school students in the Lincoln Park neighborhood. 

Chicago Public Schools teachers voting for union president

Chicago State board stands behind embattled president


50,241 Chicago kids in homerooms over the class size limit

CPS documents raise questions about closings