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Globally Local: Loyola fraternity plans vigil for Palestine

Loyola University Chicago's Theta Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha is hosting a vigil for the lives lost in Palestine in collaboration with Loyola's Students...

Inside look at the adjunct struggle

Being an adjunct is hard. Unfair wages, few benefits, and little job security leaves many questioning their career choice. We talked to an adjunct...

How Chicago’s Homeless Handle Cold Days

By Israa Alzamli Homeless people everywhere face challenges every day.  But the homeless in Chicago face a distinct challenge: cold weather. Chicago’s notorious cold makes living on...

Loyola Medicine Purchases Local Hospital

By Israa Alzamli Loyola Medicine's recent purchase of a local hospital has left some Berwyn residents unhappy. MacNeal Hospital, Berwyn’s largest source of property-tax revenue, will...

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Sidelined By Van Dyke Verdict, Senn Homecoming Better Late Than Never

Senn High School's annual homecoming pep rally, scheduled for Oct. 5, had to be postponed when word came that a verdict in the murder...

Thought You Missed Your Chance to Register to Vote? You Have Until The Election....

By Michael McDevitt and Elvir Mujkanovic If you had a wake-up moment and realized you forgot to register to vote for the upcoming midterm elections,...

Senntoberfest Offers Brats, Beer, Games, and Music

Senn High School will host the school’s second annual Senntoberfest Saturday, from noon to 4 p.m. All are welcome. The student-run event will take place...

Loyola’s Sr. Jean Earns New Title: Senior Hall of Famer

By Maleah Ahuja Sr. Jean Dolores Schmidt sat with a humble grin as she was inducted into the Illinois Senior Hall of Fame recently. With the...

Rogers Park To Host Cutting Edge ‘Smart Policing’ Crime Center

Rogers Park’s 24th police district will soon host University of Chicago crime analysts, part of an effort to incorporate historical violent crime trend data,...