Teachers protest Acero Schools Veterans Memorial School Campus on Dec. 4, 2018.Yana Kunichoff / Chalkbeat Chicago

With No Deal Reached At Bargaining Table, Acero Teachers Begin Nation’s First Charter Union Strike

Among teachers’ demands: higher pay, increased teacher diversity, smaller class sizes, and a shorter school year.

Midway, West Lawn Primary category in which blog post is published
Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Six Corners Senior Housing Complex Gets OK From Plan Commission

The 10-story building at Irving Park Road, Cicero and Milwaukee avenues will fill the corner left vacant since 2016, when the Bank of America branch closed.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

‘It Was Meant To Be’: Owners Of Lost Girls Vintage Return To West Town For First Brick-And-Mortar Store

"We’re excited to be part of the bustling West Town neighborhood." Sarah Azzouzi and Kyla Embrey started Lost Girls Vintage six years ago.