my teacher friend replied when I asked
if her kids were excited about 5 days off
for thanksgiving that she ignored all holidays
"Some few squeal that they are going to
Cancun but too many know they probably
won't eat for five days – the school lunch
is their only meal." – not every town has 
st john's breadline, salvation army, churches­­­­­ 

2022 Jacqueline Jackson

Illinois Times has provided readers with independent journalism for almost 50 years, from news and politics to arts and culture.

Your support will help cover the costs of editorial content published each week. Without local news organizations, we would be less informed about the issues that affect our community..

Click here to show your support for community journalism.

Comments (0)

Add a comment

Add a Comment