The Plover chicks are no longer fledglings and they have taken flight over Montrose Beach. Tamima Itani

2 Great Lakes Piping Plover Chicks Are Now Flying Around Montrose Beach, Preparing For Their Journey South

Their mother, Rose, has already flown south, and father, Monty, is expected to leave Montrose Beach any day now.

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Pritzker Ends Daily Coronavirus Briefings

The governor's last daily briefing was Friday.

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West Town’s Do Division Street Fest Goes Virtual With Live Streams From Empty Bottle, Subterranean

Empty Bottle and Subterranean are members of the Chicago Independent Venue League, a coalition of independently-owned music venues fighting for survival.