There's been a national shortage of people signing up to be election judges amid the coronavirus pandemic — but the post is key to ensuring voters can safely and confidently cast their ballots.
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Attendance rates varied widely, with some schools reaching upwards of 95% of students participating on the first day, while others reported closer to 60% of students.
The vote is the culmination of 40 years of advocacy from community members fighting to preserve the land from development.
What Happens When Chicago Cops Speak Up About Police Misconduct? Their Lives Are Ruined, Whistleblowers Say
The City Council on Wednesday signed off on a $3.8 million settlement to an officer who reported misconduct and was reassigned. The city has paid more than half a billion dollars to settle misconduct cases in the past decade.
CPS has reopened candidate nominations for council spots until Oct. 2, part of a series of changes to address council elections delayed in April due to the coronavirus crisis.
Chicago now requires a minimum number of minutes for live instruction — around 3 hours for many ages, with a total day spanning 6 hours.
While the backlog has been resolved, 29 more people died from coronavirus statewide in the past day, officials said.
City officials said at a Friday press conference that 82.5% of students graduated in five years last spring, an increase of 2 percentage points over last year.
The district’s meal kits include three breakfasts and three lunches, ranging from bagels and yogurt to cheese pizzas, hamburgers and sandwiches.
After ICE Postpones Chicago Citizens Academy, Local Immigrant Groups Breathe A ‘Sigh Of Relief’ — For Now
Since announcing plans for the Citizens Academy, immigrants rights groups and politicians have slammed the academy as xenophobic PR stunt that would give rise to vigilantism.