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Janitors, politics and Marshall High School

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Teachers and students outraged over sudden firing of principal WGN: Chicago Public Schools officials explained the decision to teachers and staffers and introduced a new principal Monday morning after an impromptu protest was held outside the school at 3250 W. Adams St.

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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

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Chef Pham cooks up 'Underground'

For upscale dining: Home Bistro (3404 N. Halsted St.) "They make local seasonal food, and a lot of their produce comes from Green City Market. It's fancy, but also just a cute atmosphere."

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For BYOB: Pho Lily (5100 N. Broadway) "One time I went on a date there and we brought some gin and ginger beer. I ordered pho and they give you this great plate of herbs to add to your soup. I added some Thai basil and lime into the [drink] and it made a good cocktail."

For super-spicy food: Aroy Thai (4654 N. Damen Ave.) "When you ask for hot, they ask you if you're sure."

For small plates: San Soo Gab San (5247 N. Western Ave.) "When you come in, they give you tons of small plates called banchan. … It's so good."

For tacos: Carmela's Taqueria (1206 W. Lawrence Ave.) "It's so tiny, but their al pastor taco is amazing."

For craft cocktails: Violet Hour (1520 N. Damen Ave.) "It's just beautiful in there. They're so thoughtful about everything they put in their drinks."

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Clothing Found

I found men's designer clothing in my back parking lot. It is in perfect condition. If someone can describe it and identify when they lost it (or it may have been stolen and thrown in my lot), I'd be happy to return it.

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