Vaughn Occupational High School in Portage Park remains closed. An employee there was confirmed to have coronavirus on Friday and students were encouraged to self-isolate.Bob Chiarito/Block Club Chicago

Coronavirus In Chicago: What To Know As 19th Case Confirmed In Illinois

Local agencies are taking steps to prevent the spread of coronavirus, like canceling travel or recommending employers encourage sick employees stay home.

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Bridgeporters Say Bat-Wielding Vigilantes Are Terrorizing Peaceful Protesters, Neighbors

"It is absolutely not appropriate for people to take up arms, bats, pipes, whatever in ... patrolling neighborhoods," Mayor Lightfoot said of Wednesday night's crowd at 31st and Princeton.

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Black LGBTQ Group Raising Money For Black, Queer Mutual Aid Fund

The Lighthouse Foundation's Black Queer Mutual Aid Fund will give out $100 micro grants to help Black LGBTQ people with rent, food and other needs.