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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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Senn’s Cullinane Honored by Walgreens as Outstanding Teacher

Senn High School journalism teacher Michael Cullinane is one of four teachers being honored by Walgreens for "going above and beyond their ordinary duties...

Two Rogers Parkers Named 2020 Cubs Scholars

Two high school students from Rogers Park, including one from Nicholas Senn High School, have been named Cubs Scholars for 2020. Alyssa Marshall, a student...

Crowds Emerge On Lakefront for Midday Flyover

The crowds weren't anything like peak summer Chicago Air and Water Show size. But more than a few neighborhood residents wandered out of their...

Blue Angels Flyover On Lakefront Tomorrow

The US Navy's popular Blue Angels flying team will roar through the skies of Chicago Tuesday, May 12, to honor the work of first...

Tough Times Ahead, Loyola Looks to Get Leaner, At Least For Now, Post-Covid19

Loyola University Chicago President Jo Ann Rooney announced salary cuts for herself and top university officials, and predicted the school may have to cut...