Ald. Jorge Cardenas (12th) left, State Rep. Celina Villanueva, center, and Cook County Commissioner Jesus “Chuy” Garcia listen as members of the Brighton Park Neighborhood Council share testimony on different issues facing their neighborhood. Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

Invest In Mental Health Facilities On South Side, Brighton Park Neighbors Demand

During a community meeting, local politicians listened to testimony on a variety of issues and answered questions posed by the community group.

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Cops Kick Runners, Cyclists Out Of Park Near Lakefront After Chicagoans Ignore Coronavirus Closure

Mayor Lori Lightfoot ordered the lakefront and adjacent parks closed after crowds ignored social distancing guidelines last week.

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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.