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Yearly Archives: 2018

Gov.-Elect Pritzker Announces Educational Success Committee

Gov.-Elect Pritzker Announces Educational Success Committee

On Tuesday, Governor-elect JB Pritzker announced the formation and members of the transition’s Educational Success Committee at Genevieve Melody STEM Elementary School in the West Garfield Park neighborhood of Chicago. The committee is the seventh… Read more »

CPS to Expand Dual Language Programming to Eight Additional Schools

CPS to Expand Dual Language Programming to Eight Additional Schools

Chicago Public Schools announced that eight additional schools will offer Dual Language programming beginning in the 2019-2020 school year, providing more students with access to comprehensive programming to develop strong… Read more »

Vaughn Occupational H.S. Students Win Cooking Up Change Competition

Vaughn Occupational H.S. Students Win Cooking Up Change Competition

Adrianna Sanchez, Ezequiel Jaime, Justin Griffin, Hector Pedromo, Litzy Besabe and Manny Ramos from Vaughn Occupational High School won this month’s Cooking up Change® competition with their menu of Cajun… Read more »

Shop, Jingle & Mingle

Shop, Jingle & Mingle

Join After School Matters for their annual “Shop, Jingle & Mingle” holiday shopping event! Shop for unique pieces made by teen artists in after-school and summer programs, such as soaps… Read more »

Latino Leaders Establish Latino Leadership Council

Latino Leaders Establish Latino Leadership Council

Latino elected, business and community leaders came together at the Union League Club to announce the formation of the Latino Leadership Council (LLC), Fuerza. Stronger, Together. The LLC is a… Read more »

First Phase of Fulton Market Streetscape Project Complete

First Phase of Fulton Market Streetscape Project Complete

Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined Alderman Walter Burnett (27th Ward) and West Loop stakeholders to cut the ribbon on the first phase of the Fulton Market Streetscape, a community-inspired modernization of… Read more »

Casa Central Announces Members of New Emerging Leaders Auxiliary Board

Casa Central Announces Members of New Emerging Leaders Auxiliary Board

Casa Central announced the members of its new Emerging Leaders Auxiliary Board (ELAB) on Monday. The board is comprised of 22 distinguished young professionals from various industries across the Chicago… Read more »

Chicago Animal Care and Control Announce Rehabilitation of Shelter Medical Facility

Chicago Animal Care and Control Announce Rehabilitation of Shelter Medical Facility

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Animal Care and Control (CACC) Executive Director Kelley Gandurski announced new investments as part of the 2019 budget to renovate the shelter’s medical facility and… Read more »

Tech Companies to Add Jobs in Chicago

Tech Companies to Add Jobs in Chicago

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that 16 local technology companies have added or will be adding a combined 2,000 jobs in Chicago in 2018 and 2019. From fintech and supply-chain, to… Read more »

United Way of Metro Chicago Partners with Chicago Public Schools to Tackle Healthcare

United Way of Metro Chicago Partners with Chicago Public Schools to Tackle Healthcare

United Way of Metro Chicago announced its partnership with Chicago Public Schools (CPS), in a collaborative effort to address healthcare enrollment through a unique enrollment plan funded by the Pritzker… Read more »