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To Control Coronavirus, Illinois Closes Restaurants, But Not Day Cares. Providers Are In A Tough Spot.

The decision whether to stay open or not is excruciating, one provider said. “I have parents who are both police and they work the same shift."

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WOOGMS Parade Drops ‘Everybody Marches, Nobody Watches’ Motto With Online Memorial Day Celebration

The Wellington-Oakdale Old Glory Marching Society is holding a "virtual parade" at 11 a.m. Monday to honor U.S. veterans and frontline workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Day Camps Can Reopen In Phase 3 — But With Social Distancing And Capacity Limits

Guidance from the state says only day camps will be allowed — meaning no overnight camps are permitted yet.

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Businesses Reopening In Phase 3 Now Have Safety Rules From The State

The state has released guidelines for how salons, stores and other places can safely reopen in coming weeks.