Mayor Lightfoot with Urban Roots owners and Entrepreneurs of Color Fund loan recipients Jimmie and Tiffany Williams.Provided

Entrepreneurs Of Color Fund Gets $3.6 Million Boost To Help South And West Side Small Businesses

In the fund's first year, 130 loans were made to small businesses, with more than half going to women-owned businesses.

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New Mural Outside Bucktown-Wicker Park Library Brings A Piece Of Rural Illinois To The City

Artist and architect Sam Marts designed the mural to be an ode to the corn industry in Illinois.

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20 People Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As 2,120 New Cases Reported

Among the victims were five people in Cook County. At least 8,411 people have died from COVID-19 in Illinois.

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Woman On Divvy Bike Says Pick-Up Truck Driver Hit, Seriously Injured Her In Logan Square

Because of her head injuries, Marguerite Wynter doesn't remember much about what happened. Wynter and her family are calling on witnesses to come forward.