Chicago's Dyett High School campus will be converted into an arts-focused neighborhood high school plus an "innovation technology lab," school officials announced Thursday.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's budget town hall meeting got shut down Wednesday night after Dyett protesters took over the stage, which caused security to lead Emanuel away from the scene.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel reportedly wants a $500 million property tax hike to help the cash-strapped city cover costs for police and fire pensions and school construction.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has reportedly left the door open to a tax on ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft to help tackle the city's budget.
Senior citizens from Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood plan to hold a sit-in and prayer circle outside Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office at City Hall on Wednesday morning in support of the Dyett hunger strikers.
A new four-year collective bargaining agreement has been reached between state-employed Teamsters and the Rauner administration, the governor's office announced Monday.
Chicago youth organizers are set to protest outside Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office Tuesday morning in support of the Dyett hunger strikers and against school privatization.
The city of Chicago has been hit with lawsuit over its Affordable Requirements Ordinance (ARO).
The Illinois House could try to override Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of a labor bill as soon as Wednesday.