Cheryl Corley appears in the following:
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Friday, July 19, 2013
Saturday, June 29, 2013
Monday, June 24, 2013
The Chicago Housing Authority has torn down all of its high rises and says it's close to completing its plans to transform public housing. Now, city leaders are moving to the next part of their plan: using public housing funds not just to build homes for poor families, but stores ...
Thursday, May 23, 2013
A day after school officials approved shutting down 50 schools, the Chicago Teachers Union and community activists say they'll hold a voter registration and education campaign. The union is agitated that Mayor Rahm Emanuel, school board members and some lawmakers failed to listen to parents, teachers and others who called ...
Thursday, May 09, 2013
Thursday, May 09, 2013
Wednesday, May 08, 2013
Monday, May 06, 2013
The economy may be on the rebound, but many cultural institutions are still struggling to regain their financial footing. That's especially true for one of the country's most recognized museums — the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. Known internationally for its research as well as its exhibits, the ...
Friday, May 03, 2013
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
First lady Michelle Obama gave a personal and emotional speech Wednesday in Chicago as she stepped into the debate over gun control.
"Right now, my husband is fighting as hard as he can and engaging as many people as he can to pass common-sense reforms to protect our children from ...
Thursday, April 04, 2013
He won a Pulitzer Prize for his writing, but just as influential as his print essays were his "thumbs up" and "thumbs down" movie reviews. Film critic Roger Ebert died Thursday after struggling for years with cancer. He was 70 years old.
His thumb may have made him famous on ...
Tuesday, April 02, 2013
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Friday, March 22, 2013
In Chicago, officials have released a long-feared list that places more than 50 schools on the chopping block. The public school district faces a $1 billion shortfall, and the mayor says many of the city's school buildings are half empty. Some angry parents and teachers say the plan will harm ...
Friday, March 15, 2013
During the March Madness of 1963, playing was infused with politics. The NCAA matchup between Loyola University of Chicago and Mississippi State helped put an end to segregated basketball. Loyola's win 50 years ago became known as the "game of change."
At the time, college basketball was still predominantly white, ...
Thursday, March 07, 2013
When the stage lights go up at Chicago's Goodman Theatre on Monday evening, more than 20 high school students will each have a moment to step into the spotlight and perform a monologue from one of the plays written by the late August Wilson. Chicago's contest is one of several ...
Monday, February 25, 2013
It's been nearly two years since Oprah ended her daily show, and Chicago's been adjusting to the loss of the daytime talk queen. Although she left a huge void, there's no need to write an obituary for the TV talk genre in Chicago.
In the lobby of Chicago's NBC Towers, ...