Sonny Jaramilla (left), the construction manager for the Wells-Wentworth Connector project, oversees the construction of a sewer junction chamber at "The 78" construction site. It will connect with an outlet of the Deep Tunnel. Photo taken on March 13, 2020. John Owens/Block Club Chicago

New York City Calls Off Construction, But Pritzker Says That’s Unlikely In Illinois

“We can shelter in place for awhile but we need to know when this ends," a Chicago subcontractor said.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published
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Bridgeporters Say Bat-Wielding Vigilantes Are Terrorizing Peaceful Protesters, Neighbors

"It is absolutely not appropriate for people to take up arms, bats, pipes, whatever in ... patrolling neighborhoods," Mayor Lightfoot said of Wednesday night's crowd at 31st and Princeton.

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Black LGBTQ Group Raising Money For Black, Queer Mutual Aid Fund

The Lighthouse Foundation's Black Queer Mutual Aid Fund will give out $100 micro grants to help Black LGBTQ people with rent, food and other needs.