An example of the mask holders being created by staffers at the Museum of Science and Industry. The design is approved by the National Institutes of Health.Provided

Museum Of Science & Industry Using 3D Printers To Make Masks, Face Shields For Health Care Workers

More than 100 shield holders and about 50 mask holders have been made so far using the printers from the museum's Fab Lab. "We’re not going to stop once [the pandemic starts] to slow," director of science Manny Juarez said.

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Who Will Win? $10 Million ‘Chicago Prize’ To Be Awarded To A Community-Led Project Thursday

Six South and West Side neighborhood coalitions are vying for the prize, which will fund one group's plans to create housing, jobs programs, health centers and more critical resources for underserved communities.

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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.