Safer Foundation, a program to help formerly incarcerated people reenter the workforce, set up shop outside A.R. Leak's banquet hall to assist those seeking work.Jamie Nesbitt Golden/ Block Club Chicago

Chatham Groups And Police Pop-Up On 79th Street Offering Job And Housing Help To Combat Violence

The groups are joining forces with police to stop violence in one of the South Side's biggest hotspots. "I couldn't arrest my way out of this situation," the area's police commander said.

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Chicago Could Bring Back Stricter Limits On How Many People Can Gather Together As Coronavirus Rises Again

The city could look at further limiting how many people are allowed to gather, since gatherings are where officials have repeatedly seen outbreaks of COVID-19, Chicago's top doctor said.

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Chicago Public Schools Will Start With All-Remote Learning On Sept. 8

Teachers and parents pushed back against the district's plan to have most kids in school for two days per week.

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Chicago Rapper FBG Duck Killed, 2 Others Wounded In Oak Street Shooting, Officials Say

The rapper and other victims were shopping when people in a black Ford Taurus and silver Chrysler 300 drove up. Four gunmen got out and started shooting, police said.