David Tolen was born in Mexico and is a member of the New Field Elementary School Local School Council. Alex V. Hernandez/ Block Club Chicago

CPS Fingerprinting Rule Is Meant To Keep Kids Safe — But It’s Also Pushing Immigrant Parents Away

The Chicago Teacher's Union and parent groups asked CPS for increased protections for undocumented parents, but their suggestions were rejected.

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New York City Calls Off Construction, But Pritzker Says That’s Unlikely In Illinois

“We can shelter in place for awhile but we need to know when this ends," a Chicago subcontractor said.

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500 Beds Delivered To McCormick Place As National Guard, Army Corps Build Coronavirus Hospital Inside

There have now been 73 deaths and 5,057 confirmed positive cases in Illinois.