Left to right: Nicole Tsamoulos, Colleen Ward and Jessica Anetsberger were all students at Bell Elementary who returned to teach at the school. Tsamoulos holds the ceramic apple of her former teacher Debbie McCray. Alex V Hernandez / Block Club Chicago / Chicago Sun-Times

How One Incredible Teacher Inspired 3 Former Students To Return To Their Old School — And Follow In Her Footsteps

Debbie McCray started teaching at Bell Elementary to desegregate CPS staff — she ended up inspiring decades of students.

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Anyone Who Receives Government Assistance Can Now Get A Big Discount On The Internet In Chicago

The Internet Essentials program is making it so anyone who participates in at least one government assistance program can get discounted broadband in Chicago.

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Little Victories, A New Bar And Restaurant In Former Anthem Space On Division Street, Opening Soon

The Wicker Park sports bar is gone, and the new place will now be "more in in-line with the neighborhood evolution over the past 10 years," an owner said this week.