Kennedy Woodfork, left, and Alyssa Goodwin, participating in a summer program with the the Urban Grower’s Collective, lead a tour of their community garden in Grant Park on July 10.Catherine Henderson/Chalkbeat Chicago

In The Middle Of Chicago, An Emerging Curriculum Blooms In A Hidden City Garden

The Urban Growers Collective camp teaches students about everything from gardening and compost to food justice and the agriculture industry.

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Pitchfork Lineup Announced: Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Run the Jewels, The National To Headline Fest

Angel Olsen, Sharon Van Etten, Big Thief, The Fiery Furnaces and Twin Peaks will also rock the fest.

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Elected School Board Bill To Get A Renewed Push In The Illinois Legislature

Elected school boards exist in 90% of school districts across the country, according to a Pew Charitable Trusts study.