Gov. Pat Quinn added $10 million in state funding to bring the number of workers to nearly 2,000.
The popular theater, more popular than ever, has outgrown its Lakeview digs.
The TimeLine Theatre in Lakeview and a Jewish school in Edgewater are looking to move to Andersonville.
Dyett High School was scheduled to close at the end of the upcoming school year.
Cedar is the parent company of the Flats Chicago real estate brand.
Ald. Pat O'Connor set an Aug. 15 deadline for ideas on what to do with the shuttered school.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel credited Safe Passage workers, police initiatives and a "mind shift" at CPS.
Ald. William Burns denied making a "backroom deal" to move another school into the building.
Ideas for the closed school include a community center, theater and housing.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel plans to bring air conditioning to 206 schools, but without explaining funding.
The book examines the events leading to the strike, analyzes the showdown and looks toward the future.
The Chicago Teachers Union claimed victories on Ames Middle School and Will Guzzardi.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel held a celebratory luncheon for the CPS workers at the UIC Forum.
Rousemary Vega called on Mayor Rahm Emanuel to pay more attention to Chicago Public Schools children.
A state charter board spokeswoman denied the allegation.
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