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.

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Man Wounded In Little Village Shooting By 2 Men In Black Surgical Masks, Police Say

The 29-year-old man was standing in the alley in the 2200 block of South Troy Street when two men started shooting at him, police said.

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Two Brothers To Care For. Little Classwork. SAT Worries. For This 16-Year-Old, Days Now Feel Like Weeks

For so many students who already struggled to manage the many stresses in their lives, school is the glue helping to hold it all together.

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With Caravan Of Cars, Immigrant Groups Urge Little Village Neighbors To ‘Be Counted’ By Census

Amid a statewide stay at home order, groups have had to get creative putting street teams to work while being safe.