The mobile unit on Monroe Elementary's campus.Block Club Chicago/Mina Bloom

Old Mobile Classroom ‘Rotting From The Inside Out’ A Danger To CPS Kids, School Leaders Say

The Monroe Elementary classroom has a rat infestation, poor plumbing and non-functioning smoke alarms, according to school leaders.

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$22.8 Million City ‘Wellness’ Program Has No Proven Benefits, City Watchdog Says

Inspector General Joe Ferguson said the city has taken no steps to show the program works.

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Avondale Food Pantry Closed Monday Because Manager Hurt In Hit-And-Run While Waiting For Food Dropoff

Up to 50 people were left without food after the manager at Sabeel Food Pantry at 3031 W. Belmont Ave. was hit.