Candidates (left to right, from top left) Kevin Bailey, Anthony Driver Jr., Maya Hodari, Nicole Johnson, Jennifer Maddox, Quandra Speights and Jeanette Taylor speak at a 20th Ward candidate forum Saturday. All photos courtesy of The Triibe

From Jobs To CPS Monitoring Social Media, 20th Ward Candidates Tackle Issues Important To Youth

Nine candidates — thinned from a crowd of 15 — all hope to replace current Ald. Willie Cochran, who is awaiting trial on corruption charges.

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Death Of Chicago Infant From COVID-19 ‘Highly Uncommon,’ Pritzker Says While Trying To Reassure Scared Parents

"This is not something we should expect to hear a lot more of because it's just not happening very often at all," Gov. JB Pritzker said.

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More Than 1,100 New Confirmed Cases Of COVID-19 In Illinois And 18 More Dead

There have now been 4,596 confirmed cases of the new coronavirus in the state and 65 deaths. A total of 27,762 people have been tested.

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Infant Among 47 Now Dead From Coronavirus In Illinois: ‘Today Is A Really Hard Day’

"Today is a really hard day. There has never before been a death associated with COVID-19 in an infant."