The camp out aims to unite the neighborhood against violence.[Mauricio Peña/Block Club Chicago]

Back Of The Yards Neighbors To Camp Out On ‘Hot Blocks’ To Protest Gun Violence

Increase The Peace, a youth-led initiative, will host peace campouts across the South Side this summer.

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Another 42 People Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As Surge In Cases Worsens

There have now been 141 deaths in Illinois from the pandemic and 6,980 confirmed cases. The latter is a jump of 986 cases since Tuesday.

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City Employee Dies From Coronavirus, Mayor Lightfoot Says

"This sobering moment should remind us that the numbers we report every day are not mere statistics," Lightfoot said.