The Avalon Park Dollar Tree was closed down by the city's health department Monday after residents complained about unsanitary conditions. Jamie Nesbitt Golden/Block Club Chicago

‘Filthy’ Dollar Tree At 87th And Stony Island Closed By City Inspectors, Alderman Says

"This store has been a thorn in the community for years," Ald. Michelle Harris (8th) 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.

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Shedd Aquarium Loans High-Tech Lab Equipment To State For Use In Coronavirus Testing

The equipment can do in hours what it might take an entire day for technicians to do manually, speeding up the testing process for COVID-19 patients.