Breast cancer survivors Barbara Jean-Wright, Sandra Jamison and Andrea Mackey are honored with roses for their strength.Courtesy of Tanesha Peeples

Breast Cancer Walk Organized By 3 Friends Whose Mothers All Fought Disease Celebrates 5th Anniversary Saturday

This year's walk down 71st Street to educate people on how to reduce their risk of breast cancer is called Taking It to the Streets. Or, for short: T.I.T.T.S.

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Classes Canceled Monday As Negotiations Continue Into Sunday Night

School buildings will be open and students will be served breakfast and lunch at schools, and then be offered dinner to take home,

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Union Reports Progress At Saturday Talks, But Mayor Says School Will Likely Be Canceled Monday

Bargaining between City Hall and the Chicago Teachers Union ended Saturday night with reports of continued progress on two key issues — class size caps and support staff — but a stall in three other critical areas.

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St. Adalbert Church Could Become Chicago Landmark Under Proposal By Ald. Sigcho-Lopez

The freshman alderman wants to landmark the church and its rectory building, according to a letter submitted to the Department of Planning and Development.