At Lightfoot's Inauguration, Children And Adults Say She's An InspirationAn excused absence when Monday's classroom is Wintrust Arena where history was made. And one day, will be studied in schools all over Chicago.
'Again, They Were Disrespecting Us': Sisters Upset With Cemetery Over Mother's Flooded Grave"They buried my mother in a mud-ridden sink hole. And wanted us to stand there and witness that. And not complain."
Rat Holes In Edgewater Give Residents Sinking Feeling"There's children playing on this property. There's children that walk up and down the street and the alleys behind here."
Warm Weather Welcomes Fans To The Friendly Confines For Cubs Home OpenerOne year after the Cubs home opener was snowed out, Monday's dress codeĀ  was shorts and short sleeves.
Mother Mad At Cemetery After Son's Grave Is Flooded"When they lowered my son in the grave and hundreds of people were out here. We were all witnessing the water pouring in from around the front and the sides."
A Push To Get A New, Longer Sentence For Jason Van DykeLegal experts argue if the judge had sentenced Jason Van Dyke on the 16 counts of aggravated battery, Van Dyke's prison term would be much longer.
George Washington Elementary Parents: School Is Making Our Kids SickSimply put, the school, they insist, is falling apart. And pleas to the Chicago Board of Education, they said, are not adequately answered.
Residents Riled About Proposed CTA South Loop Station"We're worried about crime. TheĀ Red Line is kind of notorious for crime and we're worried about."
Hadiya Pendleton's Killer Sentenced To 84 Years In PrisonJudge Nicholas Ford, citing Ward's lengthy juvenile record, and chances he had been given to stay out of trouble, sent Ward to prison for 84 years.
Flu Season Arrives Later Than Usual, Hitting Children The HardestThe Centers of Disease Control reported 13 children have died nationwide, including one in Illinois.
Crossing Calamity: Pedestrians And Vehicles Fight For The Right Of Way"Everyday I come out this way, you have to hold your hand out and tell them to stop because otherwise they will not stop."