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Protesters decry Old Town School decision : Institution to sell Lincoln Park spot to fund endowment

Nov 11, 2018 - Chicago Tribune

The campaign to save the Old Town School of Folk Music seems to be growing its audience.

On Saturday afternoon, more than 100 students, teachers and supporters of all ages brought their guitars and grievances to the Lincoln Park location, 909 W. Armitage Ave., for a rally that included calls to halt the sale of the school -- and a number of singalongs.

Last month, the Chicago institution announced its location in the Lincoln Park community, called the "mothership" by some teachers, w...