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  • Glendale's Teacher of the Year credits kindness

    Glendale's Teacher of the Year credits kindness
    Glendale Unified’s Teacher of the Year doesn’t really understand why she won the honor. “I don’t see myself as being an outstanding teacher,” said Olivia Macaulay, who learned of the honor earlier this month. During a...
  • Every day is Earth Day for Sarah Elizabeth Ippel

    Every day is Earth Day for Sarah Elizabeth Ippel
    Sarah Elizabeth Ippel's eyes lit up as she peered into the chicken coop at the edge of her school's playground. "There are a few in there," Ippel, 31, said, pointing to several eggs recently laid by the three resident chickens. "Whoever finds them first...
  • One summit gone ...

    One summit gone ...
    President Barack Obama this week pulled Chicago out of hosting the G-8 summit, cutting organizer Lori Healey's job in half. Expect Healey, in a Thursday interview at our taping of Chicago Live!, to try to put the best face possible on a decision that has...
  • 175 years of memorable, horrible, humorous and remarkable events that shaped Chicago

    175 years of memorable, horrible, humorous and remarkable events that shaped Chicago
    On March 4, 1837, exactly 175 years ago, Chicago was incorporated. Not that Flashback needed a reason, but we took this occasion to compile a very long list of events, year by year and decade by decade, that helped shape this great city. Some events...
  • G-8 gone but will protesters still show?

    G-8 gone but will protesters still show?
    After the initial surprise over word from the White House today that the May G-8 summit has been moved to Camp David, Chicago officials and protest organizers quickly turned to speculation of how that would affect the NATO meeting that is still planned...
  • Egypt's PM calls for national dialogue amid Friday march plans

     
    Egypt's military-appointed Prime Minister Kamal Ganzouri has called on protesters to bury the hatchet and begin a national dialogue to ensure calm and stability after five days of clashes that left at least 15 dead and over 800 injured....
  • Weeks in review

     
    A roundup of state and local news-review and weekly political chat shows. Descriptions provided by the broadcast outlets in most cases: Chicago Newsroom CAN TV: Host Ken Davis is joined by Thom Clark (Community Media Workshop), Kimbriell Kelly (Chicago...
  • As G-8 looms, Chicago to pay $6.2 million for mass arrests

     
    When Chicago agreed Thursday to pay $6.2 million to settle a lawsuit over police conduct at a war protest nine years ago, both city officials …...
  • Obama and Karzai meet, cite NATO commitment to Afghanistan

     
    As he prepared to open the NATO summit Sunday in Chicago, President Obama said Afghanistan is on track to achieving a “transformation decade” of peace and stability as U.S. and other combat forces begin to withdraw and as Afghan security...
  • Putin bows out of G-8 summit at Camp David

     
    Russian President Vladimir Putin will skip the meeting of leaders of the Group of 8 nations at Camp David next week....
  • NATO Summit offers students a variety of lessons

     
    All eyes are on the protesters, increased security and transportation havoc that this weekend's NATO summit will bring, but students at Maine East High School …...
  • Aid groups question Group of 8 plan to fight African hunger

     
    Aid groups criticize G8 plan to recruit private investment to fight African hunger: A G8 plan to foster $3 billion in private sector investment in agricultural development in poor countries won a tepid welcome from humanitarian agencies Friday, who argued...