Chicago teachers strike in 2012, the union's first strike in 25 years.Michelle Gavin/DNAinfo

Union President Tells Chicago Parents To Prepare For ‘Short-Term’ Strike

The union’s Tuesday night announcement came just hours after Mayor Lori Lightfoot told reporters that she was ready to write staffing and class size promises into the union contract.

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Here’s A Look Inside Time Out Market, The Huge New Fulton Market Food Hall That Opens Thursday

“If you want to find the best Chicago has to offer and you have only had three days, Time Out Market would be a great way to experience the city," CEO Didier Souillat said.

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Pilsen Nonprofit’s $20 Million Affordable Housing Development Approved By City Committee

If approved by City Council, the Resurrection Project will build 37 affordable apartments at the corner of 19th and Racine.

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Logan Square All-Affordable Apartments Score City Council Approval Despite Ald. Lopez’s Push To Stall Project

Ald. Ray Lopez said people called his South Side ward office to speak out against the proposal, but the zoning change was ultimately granted.