As violence spikes, CPS taking need to provide activities for students ‘very seriously’ — and says teens shouldn’t get all the blame | #socialmedia | #children

As debate rages over Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s new, restrictive policies for teenagers this summer in response to a weekend shooting at Millennium Park that left a Chicago Public Schools student dead, district leaders said they’re focused on connecting kids with safe spaces and engaging programming. The schools officials said students…

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#minorsextrafficking | Editorial: Journal backs Garcia Holmes and Vasquez in CD1 and CD2

Today, the Journal announces its endorsements for contested primary races for the U.S. House of Representatives. The state’s congressional district boundaries have changed significantly since redistricting. To see in which of the three congressional districts you reside, go to voterportal.servis.sos.state.nm.us/WhereToVote.aspx. For ongoing coverage that will include candidate Q&As and more…

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