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

17 Detainees, 5 Cook County Jail Staffers Test Positive For Coronavirus

As the virus continues to spread, attorneys are sharing emergency motions and prison reform groups are paying bonds to get the detainees freed.

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Wear A Mask If You Leave Your Home, Governor Pritzker Says

"Wearing something to cover your face is a good idea based upon what the science says," the governor said.

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53 More Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As Cases Surge To Nearly 9,000

There have now been 210 deaths in the state and 8,904 confirmed cases.

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Logan Square Neighborhood Association Raising Money For Families In Crisis

The neighborhood group has identified 250 families in its network that need immediate assistance, some of whom are undocumented and don't qualify for federal aid.