Chicago State University cafeteria employees went on strike Thursday demanding a new labor contract.
The school faces claims of physical and sexual abuse among students on two Maine West teams.
Talks resume on Friday between workers and management at Alivio Medical Center, a clinic in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood. Alivio has laid off 11 workers and has not renewed a contract with its employees since the summer.
A recent Census report shows that nearly one million Illinois residents live in a home with multiple families.
Three plaintiffs joined a civil lawsuit alleging hazing at Maine West High School in Des Plaines.
The city has closed 34 businesses cited with criminal activities like allowing gang activity.