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Politics
August 9, 2012 And I pray that Jack Drakeford now resides with God in Heaven, enjoying the comforts and blessings of God's
OWN
What would happen if we talked about a different type of news story?
Politics
A final word of thanks to Leon, Ellen, Karen and all those who made Dick's life comfortable and took care of him these last years. Speaking for myself and all those who loved Dick, we owe you an enormous debt, one that we can never, fully repay.
Politics
I end my political career with heartfelt thanks towards every single person who has provided me with opportunities to learn and be of service, as well as to so many of my colleagues on both sides of the political aisle for your support and friendship.
Chicago
"It will still take an act of Congress to close the gun show and Internet loopholes once and for all and to require background
Good News
“I think this is such a good thing for young black boys, and they’ve even got the girls playing,” Kenyatta Jones, whose 9
Crime
While Brant allegedly hinted to detectives that he did not intentionally do anything wrong, he stopped short of confessing
Chicago
Teachers know that kids can detect a good teacher in the first few minutes of meeting us. Well, my Englewood students could detect a good teacher in seconds.
Chicago
During their run, commentators across the country noted that the Jackie Robinson West Little League team, which is composed entirely of African-American players, hails from the city's South and Southwest Sides. Many of these neighborhoods have not received the same love from Emanuel that he has heaped on the young players.
Chicago
So the Chicago Mercantile Exchange wants a world-class education system yet will not give a minute fraction of its wealth and revenue to actually make this a reality?
Chicago
These kids, my kids that are labeled as thugs, gang bangers, and criminals have made the toughest point in my life easier.
Chicago
Leadership -- starting at the level of mayor, but involving all in our city government -- needs to take charge, develop a plan, and take our neighborhoods back. It is about time.
Chicago
Now that we have less staff, larger class sizes, and less resources our school will be demanded to improve or have the threat of being "turned around." Every neighborhood school in the city is facing similar or even worse cuts.
Chicago
My favorite place in the world is two racially separated sub-cities. I only really know half of this city. I don't know the solution, but I know this is a problem; segregation makes people dumb and segregation enables racism and racism is a worthless poison that has inflicted this country since its birth.
Chicago
It wasn't long after Lauren Duffy first arrived in Englewood in 2008 that the South Side Chicago community began to feel
New York
My congressional campaign is over, but one of the main reasons I ran remains.
Politics
Is there anyone who can tell us what the heck is going on? We in New Jersey have no power, no heat, no lights, in some places little food, and no gas.
New York
Is it only synagogues that get the book thrown at them? Is there any hope that our application will ever be heard by the City of Englewood?
Chicago
Diamond Robinson was struck about 8:20 p.m. near the intersection of 70th and Loomis in the city's Englewood neighborhood