Closing of Waukegan coal plant causes controversy …
A power plant in Waukegan that operated for 100 years recently shuttered its coal-fired units.
One day after protesters marched to Evanston City Hall to rally against renovations to Northwestern University's Ryan Field, Evanston's Land Use Commission heard from residents again Wednesday about their concerns regarding the university's football stadium rebuild project. WGN's Shannon Halligan reports.
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Philadelphia police announced Wednesday that 52 people have been arrested after a large group of looters ransacked various businesses in the bustling Center City neighborhood on Tuesday night. READ MORE: https://wgntv.com/news/national/watch-at-least-52-arrested-after-crowds-ransack-stores-across-philadelphia/
School is back in session and our first teacher of the month is an English teacher and the newspaper advisor at a south suburban high school. READ MORE: https://wgntv.com/news/teacher-of-the-month/suburban-english-teacher-helps-students-grow-through-writing-seeking-truth/
A favorite neighborhood eatery offering fine dining, while teaching students all aspects of operating a restaurant is coming back to Englewood. READ MORE: https://wgntv.com/news/chicago-news/englewood-restaurant-to-reopen-hope-to-continue-tradition-of-teaching-kennedy-king-students/