Englewood's Sherwood Elementary is one of several schools getting a new playground, with the help of nonprofit organization Space To Grow.Jamie Nesbitt Golden/Block Club Chicago

Englewood School To Get A $1.5 Million Playground Makeover, And Students Got To Pick What Goes In It

Sherwood Elementary's playground overhaul will be open to the neighborhood because "schools are community anchors."

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Wear A Mask If You Leave Your Home, Governor Pritzker Says

"Wearing something to cover your face is a good idea based upon what the science says," the governor said.

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53 More Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As Cases Surge To Nearly 9,000

There have now been 210 deaths in the state and 8,904 confirmed cases.

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Logan Square Neighborhood Association Raising Money For Families In Crisis

The neighborhood group has identified 250 families in its network that need immediate assistance, some of whom are undocumented and don't qualify for federal aid.