A person walks with a mask on in the Boystown neighborhood on Friday, May 29, 2020.Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago

38 More People Die From Coronavirus — But Illinois Has Seen 5 Weeks Of Declining Cases, Deaths

"Lives are in your hands, and you've saved so many with your actions," said the state's top doctor. "These actions have given Illinois a leg up against this virus."

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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.

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As Chicago Makes Headway On School Council Transparency, Some Say It Doesn’t Go Far Enough

CPS pledged to centrally track basic meeting information on cops in schools votes, but they aren't collecting meeting times or links to virtual meetings that are essential to public participation.