KANKAKEE, Ill. (AP/WBBM Newsradio) – Kankakee High School will no longer have a valedictorian or salutatorian and is switching to a college-style Latin laude system starting with this year’s freshman class. 162 more words
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CHICAGO (CBS) — By combining her love for Barbie dolls and helping others, a Chicago girl is helping to make the holidays a little brighter for the less fortunate. 258 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) — Some members of Chicago’s legal community have come to the aid of hundreds of kids for Christmas.
Sweet Holy Spirit Church has hosted a Christmas toy giveaway for 15 years. 200 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) — A man and woman were killed and another man was critically wounded in a shooting Saturday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side. 168 more words
(WBBM Newsradio) — Disney’s acquisition of most of Fox’s film and television production and distribution businesses has prompted an avid Near North Side comic collector to pack up a chunk of his collection and head for Florida. 203 more words
(WBBM Newsradio) — Protesters turned out this morning at seven Chicago-area abortion clinics and more than 80 nationwide, to sing Christmas carols.
It was low-key, compared with some anti-abortion protests. 95 more words