The crossing guard, stationed at Palmer and Kedzie, ushering people across the street on Sept. 3, 2019.Courtesy of Robin Marchant

Have A Favorite Crossing Guard? Here’s Your Chance To Nominate Them

Who is the crossing guard that makes your neighborhood better? Nominations for the Outstanding Crossing Guard Award are due May 1.

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After Kushner Blames Coronavirus Failures On States, Pritzker Fires Back: ‘It’s Called The UNITED States of America’

"What the heck has the Trump administration been doing over the last three-and-a-half years?" Mayor Lori Lightfoot added.

Wear A Mask If You Leave Your Home, Gov. 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 People 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.