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Four Schools To Be Spared From Closing; Another To Be Delayed

Hours before a final vote by the Chicago Board of Education, Chicago Public Schools officials have agreed to back off of plans to close four of the 53 elementary schools targeted for closing at the end of the school year, Board Vice President Jesse Ruiz confirmed Wednesday morning.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2013

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Police Probe Break-In At East Garfield Park School

Police are investigating after a break-in at a public elementary school in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2012