A MASK volunteer teaches a group of students a science lesson on the first day of class at the new community school, which will be in session until the city's public and private schools resume their schedule. Jamie Nesbitt Golden/Block Club Chicago

MASK Opens Englewood School In Shipping Containers, Limiting Classes To 10 People

Amid the coronavirus outbreak, the South Side organization hopes to offer a sense of normalcy for families dealing with the fallout.

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New Mural Outside Bucktown-Wicker Park Library Brings A Piece Of Rural Illinois To The City

Artist and architect Sam Marts designed the mural to be an ode to the corn industry in Illinois.

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20 People Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As 2,120 New Cases Reported

Among the victims were five people in Cook County. At least 8,411 people have died from COVID-19 in Illinois.

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Woman On Divvy Bike Says Pick-Up Truck Driver Hit, Seriously Injured Her In Logan Square

Because of her head injuries, Marguerite Wynter doesn't remember much about what happened. Wynter and her family are calling on witnesses to come forward.