King students staged a sit-in Thursday to call for the resignation of their principal.Provided

King College Prep Feels Like A Jail Under New Principal, Students And Teachers Say — But They Face Expulsion For Protesting

Teachers cite a “lack of focus on academics," saying the school feels like a jail due to a culture of punitive measures against students and faculty.

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Man Drowns Near Pratt Pier In Rogers Park

The man was fishing off of the pier when he decided to go for a swim and never resurfaced, police said.

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Car With 4 Men Tries To Lure Over Girl, 14, In Gladstone Park

The incident happened Friday in the 5900 block of West Bryn Mawr Avenue.

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What’s Going On At Wicker Park’s Gurgoyle Fountain? A $67,000 Restoration

The 1800s-era fountain marks the “epicenter of the neighborhood," a Wicker Park neighborhood leader said.