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I am a broadcast journalism major at Columbia College Chicago. I am also a campus reporter for The Columbia Chronicle and an intern at Travel Film Productions.
Fight for 15 protest in Chicago

Fight for 15 protest in Chicago

  Protesters gathered Wednesday on the University of Illinois Chicago campus to call for raising workers’ wages to $15 an hour. The protest was part of a nationwide effort calling itself Fight for 15.

Fire at South Loop Firehouse Restaurant prompts Landmarks Illinois to take action

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Fire at South Loop Firehouse Restaurant prompts Landmarks Illinois to take action

A fire at a South Loop firehouse-turned-restaurant in early December has prompted Landmarks Illinois, a nonprofit preservation organization, to beef up its efforts to prevent future fires caused by construction-related accidents in historic buildings. The extra-alarm fire on 1401 S. Michigan Ave. was contained but caused heavy damage. Evanston resident Duane Yost, who was at the scene of the fire, […]

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