Faith leaders gather at Cook County Jail to seek the release of detainees to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Chicago Community Bond Fund

After 2 Inmates Test Positive For COVID-19, Activists Urge Release Of Non-Violent Cook County Jail Detainees

"We have all been instructed to shelter in place to protect our health. This is impossible for people incarcerated inside Cook County Jail," a public defender said.

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What Should Chicago’s New Piping Plover Chicks Be Named? A Contest Is Taking Suggestions

Suggested names for Monty and Rose's new chicks must reflect Chicago's "heritage, culture and diversity," according to the birder group.

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Replay Andersonville Shuts Down Temporarily After Waiter Tests Positive For Coronavirus

"We should all expect it at some point, that someone tests positive," the owner of Replay said. "By being intelligent about it, we can live with the virus."