Veteran Lawmaker No Shoo-In For Re-ElectionFor only the second time in his 27 years in Springfield, Rep. Dan Burke, brother of Ald. Ed Burke, is facing an opponent.
New Pope An Inspiration For Latino Jesuit StudentsA Jesuit high school in Pilsen is celebrating the selection of Pope Francis, a Jesuit cardinal from Argentina, as the new leader of the Roman Catholic Church – the first pontiff from the Americas.
Latino Dropout Rate Alarms EducatorsA new study is sounding the alarm about the number of dropouts from the Chicago public high schools.
Latino Groups Map Out Political Power PlaySeveral Latino groups have mapped out their own proposal for increasing their power in the state legislature, as lawmakers prepare to redraw boundaries.