Whitney Young Principal Joyce Kenner speaks at a dedication for the Michelle Obama Athletic Complex at the school in August 2019. Obama is an alumnus of the school. Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

Whitney Young Principal Denies She Knew About Swim Coach’s Alleged $30,000 Deal To Rent Out Pool

An inspector general report states Joyce Kenner knew, or should have known, about the off-the-books rental.

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Lexington Betty Smokehouse Opening In Pullman Food Hall In A Food Truck-To-Restaurant Evolution

"I want to be living proof to other women and girls that look like me that we can have our own companies and create them from the bottom up,” said owner Dominique Leach.

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Mugging Caught On Video Shows Woman Attacked While Cleaning Snow Off Car In Belmont-Cragin

The mugger ran toward the woman, knocked her down and dragged her on the ground before stealing her purse.

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With Family Chats, Foundation Aims To Introduce Al Raby’s Legacy To A New Generation

CPS CEO Janice Jackson, author Lee Bey and Chicago Housing Commissioner Marisa Novara are among the panelists.