| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Juan Perez Jr. has the story: A blog written by Chicago State University faculty members that has been critical of the school's administration was sent a "cease and desist" notice by university lawyers Monday, deepening an ongoing rift between a......
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Fumes from a gasoline-powered generator apparently killed a family of four who had just moved from Chicago to a house in northwest Indiana, police said Thursday.
Police on Wednesday night found extension cords snaking from a generator in the garage...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 9:56 AM
The CTA and South Side artist Theaster Gates are hosting public meetings starting this month about art for the 95th Street Red Line station, which will undergo renovation starting next year.
The $1.3 million art program, which is being billed as the CTA'...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 10:07 PM
A 33-year-old Chicago State University student was preparing for his last year of studies when he was shot and killed Sunday afternoon during a robbery at his apartment building in the South Chicago neighborhood, authorities said.
The gunman shot Telkia...
| May 13, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Evidently not. The Chronicle of HIgher Education has posted a list of the top 100 salaries of public-university presidents (by total compensation package: Graham B. Spanier Pennsylvania State University at University Park $2,906,721 (1st) Jay Gogue Auburn...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 6:37 PM
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn appointed two new members to a previously half-vacant Chicago State University Board of Trustees on Monday.
With four of the eight seats open since the end of March, the newly appointed members will replace former Vice Chairwoman...
| Jun 3, 2013
Haki Madhubuti met the late, great poet Gwendolyn Brooks in 1967 in a South Side church where she was teaching poetry writing to members of the Blackstone Rangers street gang.
Back then, Madhubuti was a young, published poet who wasn't in a gang, just...
| May 17, 2013
| 9:17 AM
The Chicago State University board of trustees said this morning it supports President Wayne Watson, who earlier this year was on the verge of taking a yearlong sabbatical as the board started making plans for replacing him.
Instead, the current board,...
| May 9, 2012
| 4:35 PM
The YWCA Flying Fish and the Chicago South Swim Club partnered this spring to co-host "Stop the Drowning, Stop the Violence," the first officially sanctioned …...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:48 AM
Yellow-jacketed security officers were all around the gym at Wednesday night's basketball game between Simeon and Morgan Park high schools. Chicago police officers and Illinois State Police troopers were there as well — in all more than 40 people to...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 7:01 PM
Simeon principal Sheldon House told the Tribune on Friday that access to a game between the Wolverines and Julian at the high school was limited and that the media was not allowed inside the gym.
House said he made that decision in light of what...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Two men charged in the fatal shooting of a teen-aged boy outside a high school basketball game at Chicago State University were ordered held without bail today.
Michael McNabb, 32, of Chicago, and Stephen Gilbert, 29, of Alsip, were each charged with...