Religious leaders, community members and police gather at ABLA Homes on the Near West Side Tuesday following two deadly shootings Memorial Day weekend.Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

Following Deadly Near West Side Shootings, Residents Of CHA Complex Say ‘Enough Is Enough’

“If we don’t invest in our communities, we will continue to see this happening,” Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez 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.