- Written by The Chicago Defender
- Category: Chicago
More than 100 CPS schools could close or be consolidated; no firm number has been given. The move would impact thousands of Chicago public school students.
The school district has a
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Enrollment for winter heating assistance has begun at the 35 local agencies that administer the program throughout Illinois.
The agencies are beginning to process applications on a first come, first served basis. Priority enrollment for seniors, the disabled and families with children under age 5 began earlier this year.
The economy added 171,000 jobs in October, and unemployment ticked up to 7.9%, from 7.8% in September, the Labor Department said Friday.
Economists surveyed by...