Hyde Park »

University of Chicago Hoping Wine Tastings Will Spark Innovative Research

The Big Ideas Generator provides a social space and funding for academics to work across disciplines.

Old Town »

3D Printers, Minecraft and Coding for Kindergartners at Old Town School

The Catherine Cook School in Old Town's 25,000-square-foot expansion features a high-tech IDEA Lab.

Gold Coast »

DNAinfo Radio Extra: Day School Celebrating 40 Years

St. Chrysostom's is celebrating 40 years in the Gold Coast neighborhood. 

Lakeview »

Agassiz Elementary Looking for New Local School Council Members

The Lakeview school at 2851 N. Seminary Ave. will host a special election this Wednesday.

Kenwood »

City Elementary Offers Rare Peace for Students Overwhelmed by Noisy Schools

Parents have started the school in Kenwood to help kids with problems processing sensory input.

Lincoln Park »

British School Parents Claim Predatory Towing After 15 Cars Hauled From Lot

The owner of the tow truck company said he was "sending a message."

Gold Coast »

St. Chrysostom's Day School Celebrates 40 Years

Founder Mary Ellen Christy said the only thing that's changed about the children is their names.

Portage Park »

CPS Backs Away From Plan to Slash School Budgets Based on Enrollment

Portage Park Elementary School had been bracing for a $400,000 budget cut.

Avondale »

A Day in Avondale Set to Kick Off Fall with Weekend Celebration

The "village fair" brings together Avondale art, commerce and culture this Saturday.

South Loop »

Bring Mystery Rocks, Bugs, Shells to Field Museum Saturday

The museum's first ID Day will make scientists available to analyze locals' findings.

Hyde Park »

U. of C. Student Wins Amtrak Writing Residency, Will Spend Year on Train

Korey Garibaldi, one of 24 winners out of 16,000 applicants, will work on his book, "Different Trains."

Bronzeville »

Dyett H.S. Protesters Win Concessions From Mayor's Office After 11 Arrested

Protesters said Dyett students will no longer be forced to take gym as an online course.

The Loop »

DNAinfo Radio Extra: The CPS Blacklist

Get the story behind the story, with Ben Woodard discussing the CPS Blacklist on DNAinfo Radio.

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