You probably just finished your back-to-school shopping. Did you get overcharged or buy outdated merchandise? City inspectors did when they checked dozens of stores recently.
Oscar and Grammy-winning Chicagoan Jennifer Hudson was in her hometown today to give away school supplies to thousands of school kids, reports WBBM’s Brandis Friedman.
Some Chicago kids can skip the back to school shopping, thanks to generous donations, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.
Jazzing up school supplies is a fun project for you and your kids before the school year starts. Stir up their artistic natures and create some one-of-a-kind gear together!
Tuesday is the first day of school for many Chicago kids, and that means Monday was the day for last-minute school shopping, but parents were also looking ahead to a possible teachers strike starting in one week.
It’s almost back-to-school time, and the Chicago Public School system is asking for your help in providing supplies to kids who need them.
The opening of school is anywhere from a day to a week and half a way for most suburban children, many are out with their parents buying supplies.
Bars of soap, two dozen glue sticks and reams of copy paper. Not what you’d expect to find in your child’s backpack but more and more Chicago Public Schools are asking parents to bring items like those on the first day of school.
Groupon is partnering with the Chicago Public Schools in a new program to provide students with school supplies.
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