Affton School District Has All-Time High ELL Student EnrollmentAffton's superintendent says the district has come full circle since the early 1990s, as a Bosnian-born former student is now a kindergarten teacher.
Ending DACA Creates Uncertainty for U of Illinois StudentsSchool officials say they will comply with federal law, however they say they pledge to assist and support students.
Gov. Rauner Signs Voter Registration, Immigrant ProtectionsIllinois bills including automatic voter registration and protections for immigrants in the state are now officially laws.
Chicago Union Creates Ringtone to Curb Immigrant DeportationUnite Here Local 1 launched the Spanish-language ringtone on its website Sunday.
Immigrants Plan May Day Rallies Buoyed by Trump Opposition Immigrant groups and their allies have joined forces to carry out marches, rallies and protests in cities nationwide next week to mark May Day.
Church in Missouri to Become Sanctuary for ImmigrantsA group of local churches called Faith Voices of Columbia will hold a rally at the church April 18 to show support for the decision and urge other congregations to also become sanctuaries.
Con Artists Prey on Immigrants Fearing a Trump CrackdownA scam exploiting immigrants' heightened fears of deportation by posing as federal agents and demanding money, authorities say.
Missouri Bill on Deported Immigrants Gets Initial ApprovalIf it passes the Legislature and becomes law, deported immigrants who come back and commit assaults and dangerous felony offenses would face three to 10 years in prison.
U City Could Become 'Welcoming City' for Immigrants University City is on the verge of making a big statement in support of immigrants in the wake of last month's Jewish cemetery vandalism.
Missouri's McCaskill Urges Lawmakers to Rethink Border WallShe says border patrol officials expressed a need for better technology and updated facilities.
Dems Invite Immigrants to Trump's First Address to CongressAn effort to put a face on those who could be hurt by the Republican's policies.
Local Immigrants, Refugees, Families Feeling Effects of Immigration OrderThe International Institute was expecting 60 refugees this week, and as of right now, 53 have cancelled.