Bonnie Smedley assembles packets of masks at the mask giveaway by the Dr. Willie Wilson Foundation at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church in Garfield Park on Saturday, May 9, 2020 in Chicago. | Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago

Illinois Sees First Week-Over-Week Drop In Coronavirus Deaths

Another 39 people, however, died of COVID-19 in the past day.

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1,382 Coronavirus Cases Reported In Illinois As Gov. Pritzker Pushes New Mask Rule

An additional eight people died from coronavirus in the past 24 hours, officials said.

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Art West Freedom Fest Begins Sunday, Showcasing West Side Talent

The festival will feature artists, performers and entrepreneurs to showcase creative opportunities on the West Side.