Chicago Schools FS Manager Accused of Accepting Vendor Gifts Resigns

Louise Essian, the embattled Chicago Public Schools food service manager accused [3] of accepting gifts from food vendors, has resigned from her $147,000-a-year job, reports [4] the Chicago Sun-Times. A spokesperson for the school system also indicated that it would be pursuing actions against the vendors involved in the alleged transgressions: Chartwells-Thompson Hospitality and Preferred Meals Systems.