Waves crash into a deteriorating barrier wall behind the Windsor Beach Apartments in South Shore, a national landmark since 1978. Maxwell Evans/ Block Club Chicago

After Storms Batter Historic South Lakefront Homes, Neighbors Demand Solution To Erosion Along Lake Michigan

As wind and waves pushed Lake Michigan into South Shore, residents said the government needs to find a solution to stop flooding — and soon.

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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.