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.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published
Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Some Non-Essential Businesses Remain Open In Chicago: ‘It’s Profits Over People,’ Worker Says

Businesses that break the rules face fines up to $10,000. City officials urged workers or witnesses to report these scofflaws to 311.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Cook County Jail Detainee Dies Of Coronavirus, Sheriff’s Office Says

The Public Defender's office moved to reduce detainee Jeffery Pendleton's bond, but the motion was denied. He later died at Stroger Hospital.

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After Car Crashes Into Parked Car, Passenger Gets Out And Shoots At Driver

No one was hurt in the shooting. Both driver and passenger were taken into custody, police said.