Quinn’s budget director agrees to serve briefly as Illinois comptroller

The announcement comes a day after Quinn called back lawmakers for a Jan. 8 special session to take up legislation setting a 2016 special election to replace Judy Baar Topinka for the long term.


Despite community pleas, CPS seeks proposals for Dyett

The district has asked for an “innovative program which engages its students and also meets the needs of the local community." The school is now home to just 13 seniors set to graduate in June.

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