Striking Acero teachers walked a picket line in front of a Chicago Board of Education meeting on Wednesday. Adeshina Emmanuel / Chalkbeat Chicago

Chicago Charter Strike Extends A Third Day, With Teachers Holding Out For Raises For Support Staff

Shortly after midnight, union officials said the strike would extend a third day with plans to double shifts on picket lines.

Midway, West Lawn Primary category in which blog post is published
Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Jerry Garcia-Themed Jazz Venue To Open In Early 2020 In West Loop

The West Loop venue will be themed around Garcia, who died in 1995 at age 53, and will be a seated, traditional jazz club with performances six nights a week.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Whitney Young Teacher Carjacked Outside High School Tuesday Morning

A teenager got into the teacher's car around 8 a.m., took her purse and phone and then stole the car.

South Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Here’s A List Of What Lori Lightfoot Pledged To Tackle As Chicago’s New Mayor

Lori Lightfoot laid out an ambitious plan to take on some of Chicago's biggest issues.