Leonor Torres, a world language teacher at Monroe Elementary, in the classroom with her students.COURTESY OF MONROE Elementary FACEBOOK

CPS Students Will Learn Under Hybrid Model Of At-Home And In-Person Under Mayor’s Plan

The plan, which Mayor Lori Lightfoot said is a preliminary outline, calls for most students to learn at home for two consecutive days, be at school for two consecutive days and have one day of real-time virtual classes with their teacher.

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Rocked By Shootings, Albany Park Neighbors Stage Peace March, Vigil: ‘It Seems Like Things Are Getting Worse’

Seven people were shot in Albany Park in three days last week. Before the community could gather Sunday to mourn the victims, at least two more people were shot in the area.

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New Mural Outside Bucktown-Wicker Park Library Brings A Piece Of Rural Illinois To The City

Artist and architect Sam Marts designed the mural to be an ode to the corn industry in Illinois.

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20 People Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As 2,120 New Cases Reported

Among the victims were five people in Cook County. At least 8,411 people have died from COVID-19 in Illinois.