Corina Perez teaches science at Josephinum Academy of Sacred Heart, a private all-girls' school in Wicker Park. Corina Perez/Provided

From Spartan Racing To Etsy Crafting To Longboarding — Meet Four West Town Area Teachers With Diverse Paths

For these teachers, Teacher Appreciation Week was a time to reflect on their careers, their paths in education and their passions outside the classroom.

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Getting A Tattoo Can Help Stop Sexual Violence, Support Survivors During 1-Day Fundraiser At Deluxe Tattoo

Deluxe Tattoo will provide special tattoos for one day as part of a fundraiser for Still Not Asking For It.

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Sip Coffee House Closes After 20 Years In West Town, Will Be Replaced By A Bakery

"I believe there is a place and time for everything," owner Nancy Angelopoulous said. "We are ending on a good note."