Lybia in front of her new home in West Pullman.Maria Maynez/Block Club Chicago

Homes Rise On Once-Vacant West Pullman Lot — And The People Moving In Helped Build Them

Habitat for Humanity showed off seven new homes being built at 120th Street and South Emerald Avenue.

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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.

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City Employee Dies From Coronavirus, Mayor Lightfoot Says

"This sobering moment should remind us that the numbers we report every day are not mere statistics," Lightfoot said.