The COVID-19 Testing Center at Innovative Express Care in the Lincoln Park neighborhood on Monday, April 27, 2020. | Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago

1 Text, 3 Phone Calls Then A Visit As A Last Resort: Illinois Lays Out Its Contact Tracing Program

Gov. JB Pritzker is ramping up the tracing program that intends to isolate every person known to be in recent contact with someone who has newly confirmed case.

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Bars Linked To Coronavirus Spread Across Illinois, State Officials Say After City Defends Indoor Service

City officials have been criticized by residents who say they're sending mixed messages by allowing residents to gather inside bars, around strangers, while telling them not see groups of family and friends at home.

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Fraternal Order of Police’s West Loop Headquarters Shut Down Because Of Coronavirus

“Please be advised the Lodge is taking every precaution necessary to ensure our staff and members are protected,” according to a statement on the union's website.

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Pool Hall With Craft Cocktails And Desserts In Jars Opens In Logan Square

Surge Billiards has taken over the former Saki record shop at 3716 W. Fullerton Ave.