By Sarah Abuosba, Bridget Aube and Janet Vivanco
Since the COVID-19 pandemic, the increase in food insecurity has become an increasing issue in the Chicagoland area.
Many individuals and families lost their jobs or loved ones over the course of the pandemic. There are some food pantries available for people to get food in Chicago. They understand their community needs them more than ever, now that everything is uncertain, especially knowing where their next meal will come from.
Raelene McLaughlin is a single mother of five who resides in the Chicagoland area and providing for her children has been a…
The Covid-19 pandemic has hit the city of Chicago very hard for many months, and it appears it has finally began to improve.
The Covid-19 Pandemic has been a major tragedy for not only Chicagoans, but people all over the world.
Chicago was majorly impacted by the pandemic from the beginning. According to the New York Times, Illinois alone has had over 1.2 million cases and over 23,000 deaths.
Illinois was hit hard, especially its biggest city, Chicago. Covid-19 cases skyrocketed since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020.
Speeding Cameras are dispersed throughout the City of Chicago and have been used to aid in catching speeding cars.
The use of Speeding Cameras has been a tool used in discovering speeding cars for many years.
A citation will be issued — either to the registered owner or the driver, depending on the enabling legislation — if the driver exceeded the speed limit, typically by more than 10 or 11 mph, according to Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).
There has been a lot of discussion revolving around whether street cameras are constitutional…
Who caused more curiosity in the public?
2020 was a year full of once in a lifetime experiences for most, between a worldwide pandemic, delayed election results, and great economic downfalls worldwide. It caused a great deal of involvement of many different people in the 2020 United States Election.
While it was a significantly close vote for the two nominees, it appears Donald Trump had a great deal of the public eye on him consistently more than Joe Biden.
Joe Biden had his greatest deal of population near the end of January 2021, due to his…
The NFL player salaries for 2020 vary from $31,409,000 to $16,126,000!
Editor’s Note: This chart was taken from the Pro Football Reference
The 2020 chart displays the top ten NFL players for 2020. Dak Prescott, a 27 year old player for the Dallas Cowboys; he was originally drafted in 2016 and he has a whopping salary of $31,409,000.
There are many different discussions that surround the topic of the NFL player salaries.
According to Nancy Hart from Chron news, “The NFL is the highest level in the sport, and its announcers are paid accordingly.”
There is a great deal…
The Increase of Attendance is substantial in Chicago
Editor’s Note: This story was originally posted in 2014
By: Sarah Abuosba
Since the year 1985 to the year 2014, the attendance has grown by over 10 times the amount. In this table, we can see how the numbers have grown throughout the years with the uptick in 2011 with a great increase.
The Means of Education is at Stake.
Editor’s note: This story was originally posted on Dec. 12, 2012 and is housed at RedLineProject.org
By Bob Smith
Gov. Pat Quinn visited DePaul University’s Loop campus on Wednesday to discuss how pension reform is harming the Monetary Award Program (MAP) college scholarships and access to higher education in Illinois.
“This is so important to our state, not only in the past, but certainly now and in the future,” Quinn said. “We want everyone to have the opportunity to go to college that has the ability to go to college.”
MAP grants are…