Chicago union leaders OK plan to resume in-person class

CHICAGO — Chicago schools are poised to resume classes after leaders of the Chicago Teachers Union accepted a proposal with the district over COVID-19 safety protocols. Both sides had been locked in a nasty standoff that canceled classes for four days in the nation’s third-largest district. The full deal still requires approval by the union’s […]

News Around Illinois – November 21, 2019

Illinois State Police radar gun

Nearly 2,500 Drivers Caught Speeding At 100 MPH In 2019 SPRINGFIELD – In a tweet, the Illinois State Police said troopers have handed out 2,492 tickets since January for driving 100 miles per hour or faster on Illinois roadways.  Spokeswoman Mindy Carroll said that’s actually down slightly from last year. She also said state police […]