A shopper wears a mask at Costco at 2746 N. Clybourn Ave. as coronavirus continues to spread. Bob Chiarito/ Block Club Chicago

As Chicagoans Stock Up On Toilet Paper, Purell And Wine, Stores Say They Are Trying To Keep Up

With coronavirus sweeping the globe, Chicagoans are rushing to stores to get prepared.

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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.