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  • Teachers weigh in on which woman should be on new $10 bill

    Teachers weigh in on which woman should be on new $10 bill
    Money. Even in this age of debit cards and online banking, cash still passes through the hands of most of us on a regular basis.
  • New activity-packed program showcases Waukegan parks

    New activity-packed program showcases Waukegan parks
    With a focus on family fun, the Waukegan Park District has launched an activity-packed program that also aims to introduce residents to the local parks. Parks and Play incorporates the district's recreational, cultural arts and parks departments to...

    Chicago book news: Gioia Diliberto pens bio of Diane von Furstenberg

    Chicago book news: Gioia Diliberto pens bio of Diane von Furstenberg
    "Diane von Furstenberg: A Life Unwrapped" by Gioia Diliberto will be published by Dey Street July 7. The biography examines von Furstenberg's life as the daughter of a Holocaust survivor and her rise in the fashion industry in the 1970s. Diliberto lives...

    Treasury opts to put a woman on the $10 bill

    Treasury opts to put a woman on the $10 bill
    Move over Alexander Hamilton, a woman will soon grace the $10 note. The challenge will be figuring out just who fits the bill. And there's a caveat: She must be dead. The Treasury Department said this week that it plans to redesign the note, which now...

    Woman's face on U.S. currency shouldn't be a politician's face

    Woman's face on U.S. currency shouldn't be a politician's face
    Whoever the woman is on the next $10 bill, here's who it shouldn't be: A politician. A Cabinet member. A first lady. Put a poet there. A scientist. A musician with a social cause. A social worker. A teacher. A suffragette. An abolitionist. But,...