A new annex brings 22 classrooms to Skinner West Elementary School in the West Loop. Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

Skinner West’s $16.6 Million Annex Opens, Bringing 22 More Classrooms To West Loop School

The new addition, which will accommodate 400 more CPS students, came in under budget and includes a science lab, computer room, and multipurpose room.

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Robber Punches, Steals From Victims 4 Times In Albany Park And Mayfair

The most recent robbery happened June 10 in the 4900 block of North Pulaski Road.

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Protesters Demand Release Of Immigrant Children In Heartland’s Chicago Shelters

“Anybody who has children, or had children, should take this personally,” one activist said of the five shelters Heartland operates in Chicago neighborhoods.