(from right) Jim Lasko, Elyse Agnello and Mike Healy are the founders of Guild Row, "a social club for the artisanally curious."Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

Old Warehouses Along Chicago River Being Transformed Into ‘Guild Row’ Club With Craft Workshops And More

The "social club" will house everything from a woodworking studio to an industrial kitchen. "The whole effort here is to make the most out of what you have," one of the founders said.

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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.