A mural by Chicago artist Chris Silva greets patrons in the entryway of the library. JONATHAN BALLEW/BLOCK CLUB CHICAGO

West Ridge’s Bright And Bold New Library Now Open, With Attached Affordable Housing For Seniors Coming Soon

PHOTOS: The mixed-use building is a collaboration between the Chicago Public Library and the Chicago Housing Authority.

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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.