The tent city at Belmont Avenue and the Kennedy Expressway. Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

Coronavirus Patients, People Who Are Homeless To Move Into Hotel Rooms During Outbreak

The city plans to rent thousands of hotel rooms as part of the first-of-its-kind program to give at-risk people a safe place to stay.

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Coronavirus All Around Chicago Is Rising — But The City’s Flat For Now, Top Doctor Says

"The main thing is all around us, cases are on the incline. ... We look good in Chicago right now, but Chicago doesn't have a wall around it."

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The Taste of Chicago Is Back As The ‘Taste of Chicago To-Go’

Instead of a massive event in Grant Park, this year’s Taste will go virtual with community meals hosted by Chicago residents, online cooking classes, and music and dance events.