Members of the Cannabis Equity Illinois Coalition discuss their CBA with Nature's Care Company, which aims to open a dispensary at 810 W. Randolph St. Justin Laurence/Block Club Chicago

Weed Company Vows To Hire Those Hurt By War On Drugs And More In ‘Milestone’ Agreement With Cannabis Equity Coalition

Nature’s Care Company is the first cannabis company in Illinois to sign a community benefits agreement committing to racial justice and equity.

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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.