l-r: Serena Coleman, Kamiya Vilella, Saul Garcia, Tremayne Russell, Oliver Krzeczowski and Marcus Salas. The group's efforts to end Drummond Montessori school's dress code were successful. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

No More School Uniforms: Drummond Montessori Students Win 5-Year Battle

A student-led uniform committee made a case for banishing the uniform policy, proposing a dress code instead. They were victorious.

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City Rolls Out Rules For Heating, Air Flow During Winter Patio Season As Restaurants And Bars Prepare For Cold Weather

Restaurants and bars have set up outdoor seating due to the coronavirus pandemic — but owners are concerned about how they'll keep doing that once the weather turns chilly.

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7 People Die From Coronavirus As Another 1,477 Cases Reported In Illinois

Among the victims were five people in Cook County. At least 8,457 people have died from coronavirus in Illinois.

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90 Percent Of Chicago’s Independent Music Venues Will Close Because Of Coronavirus, Desperate Owners Say

A haunting new video is highlighting the plight of independent music venues as owners call on Congress to save them.