Shannon McCann (right) gathered blankets and other items to donate to people in need during this week's dangerously cold weather.Provided

Mt. Greenwood Woman Gathers Dozens Of Blankets And Coats To Help Homeless During Dangerous Cold

Shannon McCann and her neighbors gathered 70 blankets in just one day to pass out to people who are homeless Downtown.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

Movie Studio Becomes Food Pantry Warehouse Serving Families Impacted By Coronavirus

The Greater Chicago Food Depository is seeking volunteers to help pack boxes of food at the facility donated by Cinespace Film Studio.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

U Of I Family Health Clinic In Pilsen Now Testing For Coronavirus

People experiencing mild to moderate symptoms can request an appointment by phone.

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Want To Avoid Crowds But Be In Nature? Social Distance In These 10 Chicago Parks

Officials have said it's OK to head to the park, but people should keep their visits short and abide by social distancing and hygiene guidelines while there.