Mom Pens Viral Letter To Parents After Children Avoid Son Who Has Down SyndromeA Palatine mother penned an emotional open letter on Facebook after she says children at a public pool in Algonquin avoided playing with her son, who has Down syndrome.
Opinion: Chicago's Abandoning Poor Kids To Preventable Health RisksWant to know the breadth of inequality in Chicago? Just take a look at the childhood injury risks across the city's different neighborhoods.
Downstate Illinois City Condemns Childhood Home Of Actor Dick Van DykeThe (Champaign) News-Gazette reports that the 89-year-old actor took to Twitter this week to call attention to the Danville home he and brother Jerry lived in during high school after relocating from Missouri.
Generosity Of A Stranger Gives Man A Chance To Go Home AgainAs the middle-aged man walks up the drive, he feels as if he in walking back in time.