As student-athletes throughout the area returned to school for the first week of high school football practice, we kicked off a new high school sports focused livestream show Monday called “Sun-Times Game Week.” Hosts Annie Costabile, Beth Long and Michael O’Brien were live at Raby on the West Side.
If the undocumented elderly who need nursing home care cannot get it, they risk ending up in emergency rooms and being readmitted to hospitals.
A container holding holiday donations to went missing from an Englewood lot over the weekend. Wednesday, it was found in Chicago Heights — but nearly all the items that had been inside, worth nearly $50,000, were gone.
Charges against Roy Nelson Franklin have been likely ever since his companion in the breach, Thomas B. Adams Jr., was arrested in April. A criminal complaint filed in federal court in Springfield alleges an agent overheard Franklin tell someone the whole thing was fun.
The city will need to remove trees to replace a water main that’s more than 100 years old. Rosemary Feit, who lives on the block and is seeking alternatives, said "Trees provide a vital and unquantifiable contribution to our neighborhood."
Chicago residents hiring domestic workers must sign a written contract agreeing to pay at least $15 an hour. Such contracts, also covering schedule and working conditions, are required for housecleaners as well — even those working only once or twice a month.