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Benito Juárez Students Are Going to College for FREE! This Garfield Park School and 3 Others Will Too!

On February 22nd, the students at Benito Juárez Community Academy received the surpise of a lifetime. The organization, Hope Chicago, gifted full college scholarships to all students currently in grades 9-12 at Benito Juárez as well as a debt-free post-secondary experience to a parent or guardian of their choosing. Hope Chicago is scheduled to announce a total of five surprise scholarship announcements. The 2nd, coming right after Benito Juárez, was made at […]

todayFebruary 23, 2022 824 1

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Orland Park: School Bus Driver Saves Children Before Train Collision

Photo via Orland Park P.D. A bus driver is being haled a hero by parents & staff for acting swiftly in a "worse fear" type scenario. On February 4th, 2022, the Orland Park Police Department posted this photo to their official Facebook page. " accident involving a stalled, unoccupied school bus and a train occurred in the vicinity of 10900 and 167th Street in Orland Park." It's a very scary […]

todayFebruary 15, 2022 212 2


Bogan Highschool and CPS Accused of Allege “Rape” Cover-Up

CBS News reported that the parents of a 15-year-old developmentally disabled boy have filed a lawsuit against CPS. The parents say the Chicago Public Schools organization refuses to acknowledge the alleged rape incident ever took place. They also feel like the CPS staff at the school are blaming their child for the incident. According to Irika Sargent, a CBS 2 News reporter, CPS attempted to have a judge dismiss the […]

todayFebruary 12, 2022 2107 1


The Field Museum Has 2 FREE ADMISSION Days this February

Field Museum: Just for Illinois residents: Spend a day at the Museum - for FREE! The Field Museum posted the following FREE ADMISSION DAYS: February 16, 2022 and February 23, 2022 Free Admission Days are the perfect opportunity to explore our general admission exhibitions with your family or a group of science-loving friends. Or, use these days to check out special ticketed exhibitions or a 3D movie with a discounted Discovery or All-Access […]

todayFebruary 11, 2022 389 3


Chicago Bears Hire Colts DC Matt Eberflus as Head Coach

photos via chicagobears instagram The Chicago Bears have hired MATT EBERFLUS as the new head coach. He was the Indianapolis Colts, defensive coordinator. “In Eberflus' first season in Indianapolis, the Colts improved from 30th to 10th in scoring defense, from 30th to 11th in total defense and from 26th to eighth in rush defense.”

todayJanuary 31, 2022 11


Walgreens Fixing Scheduling System for Second Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine

Walgreens announced it was working on "system enhancements" to its vaccine scheduling system after it was reportedly scheduling the wrong dates for many of those trying to get the second dose of the covid-19 Pfizer vaccine. The Walgreens system has been automatically scheduling the second dose of both the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines for 28 days following the first dose in multiple states. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention […]

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