Mayor Lori Lightfoot.Hannah Alani / Block Club Chicago

‘Poverty Is Killing Us — All Of Us’: Lightfoot Pledges To End Generational Poverty

Approximately 22 percent of Chicagoans fall below the Federal Poverty Level, which is an annual income of $26,200 for a family of four.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Coronavirus All Around Chicago Is Rising — But The City’s Flat For Now, Top Doctor Says

"The main thing is all around us, cases are on the incline. ... We look good in Chicago right now, but Chicago doesn't have a wall around it."

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

‘It’s Our Duty To Protect Our Families:’ New PSA Urges Latinos To Wear Masks, Help Prevent Coronavirus Spread

Pilsen-based photographer and videographer Mateo Zapata said community members in Latino neighborhoods must continue to protect themselves from coronavirus, especially as cases spike throughout the country.