Online campaign nets $280,000 for Chicago popsicle vendor

Sep 15, 2016

Online campaign nets $280,000 for Chicago popsicle vendor

An 89-year-old Chicago man who sells popsicles from a street cart has received more than $280,000 in donations from an online campaign to help him. Fidencio Sanchez is known as the paleta (popsicle) man on the GoFundMe page set up for him by Joel ...

Jul 28, 2016

Obamas pick presidential library site in Chicago: source

U.S. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have reached a long-awaited decision on where exactly in Chicago to build their presidential library. The location is the city’s historic Jackson Park, near the University of Chicago where the president taught law before being ...