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

Illinois Sees 980 New Cases Of Coronavirus, Highest Number In A Month

The number of confirmed cases was up 60 percent just since Tuesday, when there were only 587 new cases reported.

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More Than 200,000 Coronavirus Cases Have Now Been Reported In Illinois

The state passed the grim milestone Thursday, when another 1,834 cases and 24 deaths were reported across Illinois.

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Here’s How Chicago Schools Voted On Police In Schools So Far

So far, 33 councils have decided to retain the police program, while 12 councils will remove police from schools. More than 70 schools with police officers will need to vote by Friday.

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Wicker Park Airbnb Rental Investigated After Weekend Shooting

The Aloha Mothership was advertised as a cool spot for bachelorette parties in Wicker Park, but a man was shot there over the weekend.