A parade in downtown Chicago Saturday kicked off a week of events to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
The American Civil Liberties Union says it’s gotten court orders keeping state budget money flowing to help many people with physical and psychological disabilities, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
A small crowd of people, most with varying disabilities, chanted outside City Hall; calling for more affordable, accessible, integrated housing.
The City of Chicago is offering a major reward to cabdrivers who serve disabled passengers – a free medallion.
The Illinois High School Association girls state track and field meet will be held this weekend in Charleston, Ill., — and Fenwick’s Mary Kate Callahan won’t be taking part.
Organizations that help the disabled in Illinois live independently are making a push to ward off budget cuts.
The parent company of Itasca-based Jewel-Osco has settled a federal discrimination lawsuit filed on behalf of disabled employees.
Nick Vuijic is a motivational speaker and all-around good guy. He was also born without arms and legs. And he just doesn’t seem to need them.