Shoplifters, come to Cook County and Chicago, “It’s open season on businesses” because of Kim Foxx

By John Ruberry This morning on Fox Chicago's "Flannery Fired Up" host Mike Flannery's first guest was retired Illinois appellate court judge Sheila O'Brien. She was the driving force behind the months-long but ultimately successful struggle to name a special prosecutor in the Jussie Smollett case. Kim Foxx, the leftist Democrat who is the Cook … Continue reading Shoplifters, come to Cook County and Chicago, “It’s open season on businesses” because of Kim Foxx

Report from Louisiana: My Students Learned to Love to Read

By:  Pat Austin The end of our first semester is upon us and I wanted to take a moment to reflect on my classroom reading project that I began this year and to provide an update since so many of you donated money or sent books to my classroom. Over the summer I read Donalyn … Continue reading Report from Louisiana: My Students Learned to Love to Read

An Ode to Flyover Country

"We are moving to Sioux Falls, South Dakota," my father said matter-of-factly. I don’t think I knew exactly where South Dakota was, having spent my formative years in Denver, a truly wonderful place to live as a kid back then. I could obtain an occasional Coors beer—an exclusive adult beverage only available in the area … Continue reading An Ode to Flyover Country