Carl Sandburg Middle School Honors Death Of 13-Year-Old StudentStudents and staff at the North suburban middle school held a moment of silence in memory of a student who was hit by a vehicle Friday night.
Bells Toll, Moment Of Silence Observed For Victims Of Newtown ShootingsGov. Pat Quinn has declared Friday as a day of mourning for the victims of the shooting massacre last week in Connecticut.
Chicago Honors Victims Of 9/11 On 10th AnniversaryAt fire stations around the city on Sunday, Chicago firefighters stopped for a moment of silence at 7:46 a.m. - marking the moment 10 years ago when the first plane hit the World Trade Center during the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
'Moment Of Silence' Law May ReturnAn Illinois law requiring a daily moment of silence in public schools may be set to make a comeback after being blocked for two years.