Youth Leadership Award Winners pictured left to right: Jakarie Gates, Evelyn Mondragon, Gay Dut, Jamya Crayton, and Brion Williams. Photo courtesy of UCAN

‘Kids Who Suffer Trauma Can Become Our Future Leaders’: West Side Teens Score Scholarships, Leadership Awards

"Kids who suffer trauma can become our future leaders,'' says one award winner.

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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.

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With Students Home, Mount Carmel Faculty Making 3D-Printed Masks For Senior Homes

Mount Carmel faculty have donated 40 protective masks after hearing "horror stories" about the lack of protective gear from senior home workers.