The state has been divided into four sections, where officials will track coronavirus and decide based on data what can open and when.

How Illinois Will Reopen Amid Coronavirus: First Parks, Then Salons, Then Restaurants

Gov. JB Pritzker rolled out a five-step plan Tuesday for reopening the state in the coming months. The plan is based on data from public health officials.

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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.