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Daily Herald
West Chicago program encourages dads to read to their kidsReading Every Day, a new program offered through West Chicago Elementary Distri
West Chicago program encourages dads to read to their kids
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Reading Every Day, a new program offered through West Chicago Elementary District 33. The district teamed with West Chicago Public Library to enroll preschool students and their dads in the four-week program that encourages language... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago Public Library taking part in one million book giveawayCHICAGO — The Chicago Public Library will give away more than one million books
Chicago Public Library taking part in one million book giveaway
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 14 days ago
CHICAGO — The Chicago Public Library will give away more than one million books to kids across the city over the summer. It’s the city’s largest book giveaway ever. It’s all part of Mayor Emanuel’s “Rahm’s Readers Summer Learning Challenge”. The... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago's flag: The history of every star and every stripeNo. 1 From the original 1917 design Each star bears a specific meaning, and e
Chicago's flag: The history of every star and every stripe
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
No. 1 From the original 1917 design Each star bears a specific meaning, and each of its six points does too. As the Chicago Public Library points out, however, the meaning of the points is mostly unofficial, with explanations varying from... Read more
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Boston Globe
Choice for Boston Public Library president declines offerpublicly interviewed last month for the position. A third candidate — Andrea Sá
Choice for Boston Public Library president declines offer
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
publicly interviewed last month for the position. A third candidate — Andrea Sáenz, first deputy commissioner at the Chicago Public Library — had been considered, but she dropped out of contention on the day of the public interviews. Besides... Read more
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NBC News
Baltimore's Chief Librarian Could Head Library of Congressand forth in their disagreement over the law's thrust. Hayden, who also once h
Baltimore's Chief Librarian Could Head Library of Congress
NBC News / Posted 18 days ago
and forth in their disagreement over the law's thrust. Hayden, who also once held the second highest position with the Chicago Public Library, was lauded by Obama for keeping the Baltimore library open during the tumult in the wake of Freddie... Read more
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Daily Herald
Exhibit to open about history of beer in ChicagoCHICAGO -- The Chicago Public Library is presenting a traveling exhibit called
Exhibit to open about history of beer in Chicago
Daily Herald / Posted 18 days ago
CHICAGO -- The Chicago Public Library is presenting a traveling exhibit called "Beer Chicago: The Refreshing History." The Elmhurst History Museum created the exhibit. It looks at Chicago's history of making beer, drinking beer, advertising beer and... Read more
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Roll Call
Hayden Would Be First Woman, African-American to Head Library of Congressworld-renowned reputation. “ Obama said in the statement he and first lady Mic
Hayden Would Be First Woman, African-American to Head Library of Congress
Roll Call / Posted 19 days ago
world-renowned reputation. “ Obama said in the statement he and first lady Michelle Obama knew Hayden from her time at the Chicago Public Library, where she worked from 1973 to 1981 and again from 1991 to 1993. This would be the second time Hayden... Read more
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Roll Call
Committee Approves Librarian of Congress Nomineecommittee. Obama said in a statement at the time that he and first lady Michel
Committee Approves Librarian of Congress Nominee
Roll Call / Posted 19 days ago
committee. Obama said in a statement at the time that he and first lady Michelle Obama knew Hayden from her time at the Chicago Public Library, where she worked from 1973 to 1981, and again from 1991 to 1993. Hayden would fill the vacancy left... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
MacArthur chief: We have an unwavering commitment to ChicagoMacArthur funds, many year after year.� Grants to DePaul University supported
MacArthur chief: We have an unwavering commitment to Chicago
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 27 days ago
MacArthur funds, many year after year.� Grants to DePaul University supported the Digital Youth Network to work with the Chicago Public Library to design YOUMedia, innovative teen spaces where young people learn with digital media and gain skills... Read more
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Investopedia
4 Ways Retirees Can Get Free or Low-cost Financial Adviceand people are encouraged to bring any financial documents that are relevant to
4 Ways Retirees Can Get Free or Low-cost Financial Advice
Investopedia / Posted 28 days ago
and people are encouraged to bring any financial documents that are relevant to their question or questions. Meanwhile, the Chicago Public Library last year hosted its 14th Annual Money Smart Week, which included free financial literacy seminars and... Read more

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