Winter Break

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Slow Warming Trend Continues; Schools, Travel Getting Back To Normal

Sorry kids, winter break is over. It’s back to class for hundreds thousands of students at public and private schools throughout the area – including the Chicago Public Schools.


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Best Long Weekend Trips For College Students

Cancun, Mexico, Las Vegas and South Beach Miami are among the best long weekend trips for college students.


Empty Classroom

Two West Suburban Students Died During Winter Break

Counselors are on hand this week, and will be when school resumes next week, to help East Aurora School District students cope with the deaths of two of their classmates.


Chicago Public Schools

CPS Offering Winter ‘Safe Haven’ Program

Chicago Public Schools are offering a “Safe Haven-Safe Holiday” program during the winter break to provide students with safe activities and an opportunity to learn how to avoid and resolve conflicts.