Ida B. Wells

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Aldermen Support Commemoration Of Women’s Suffrage In Illinois

Chicago aldermen are giving their early blessing to a measure to commemorate the centennial of women having the right to vote in Illinois, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.


Taste Of Chicago

Taste Of Chicago To Move To Mid-July; Gospel Fest Moving To Bronzeville

The Taste of Chicago will move to mid-July next year and will only run for five days, while the Gospel Festival will return with a new home in the Bronzeville neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2011


Young Murder Victim’s Brother Going To Prison For 71 Years

A man who has spent his life traumatized by witnessing the murder of his 5-year-old brother was sentenced to 71 years in prison Monday, for killing his aunt’s boyfriend.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2011