Paul, Michele, Beckett and Buster Bolger of Elmwood Park pose for a photo in Humboldt Park as temperatures reached 80 degrees Fahrenheit in parts of Chicago while cases of Coronavirus in Illinois continue to rise on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago

Coronavirus In Chicago: We Are ‘Bending The Curve,’ But Normalcy Remains Far Off

Pritzker is warning that even in November, life won't be normal in Illinois. That's seven months away.

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Logan Square Target Finally Opening This Month

The store's soft opening is Aug. 12 and grand opening is Aug. 16, according to a company spokeswoman.

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Lakefront Restaurants Get OK To Reopen — But Beaches Still Closed

At least five beachfront restaurants will open this weekend for the first time this summer.

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Lane Tech Votes To Nix ‘Indian’ Mascot

In a community survey with thousands of responses, about half said they wanted Lane Tech to stop using its mascot and other related imagery, saying it reinforces harmful stereotypes of Native Americans.