Articles By Alex V. Hernandez

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Hot Dog Station Owner Launches Fundraiser To Help Pay Bills: ‘Maybe We Can Make It Through This’

The state's dine-in ban has turned the family-run joint across from the Kimball Brown Line depot into a carry-out and delivery operation.

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Chicagoans With 3D Printers Unite In Isolation To Make Face Shields For Hospital Workers

“We’re at home safe and quarantined with the people we love. But we wanted to do anything we could to help the people out there on the front lines of this pandemic."

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Neighbors Unite To Save Boy’s 4th Birthday Party By Organizing Front Window Scavenger Hunt

“I almost cried because there was a picture out on everyone’s window," Jack Cholis' mother said.

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Burglar Steals $6,000 In Rugs And Lamps From Store That Moved Here After Losing Everything In Hurricane

Home Line Decoration's front door was shattered in the break-in. Another local business is fixing it for free. "I’ll do whatever I can for my neighbors during all of this," the Good Samaritan said.

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Koval Distillery Delivering Gallons Of Free Hand Sanitizer To First Responders, Medical Community Thanks To Your Support

“I’m so proud of my team, they’ve worked wonders to get this done in record time while also being careful with social distancing. They’re all superheroes.”

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The Red Lion Lincoln Square Victimized By Bogus GoFundMe And Smash-And-Grab Over The Weekend

In addition to navigating the dine-in ban, the owner of The Red Lion Lincoln Square had two more setbacks to endure.

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Grocery Stores Roll Out Senior Shopping Hours So They Can Avoid Coronavirus Crowds

Jewel-Osco, Mariano's, Whole Foods and Target are setting aside special hours for seniors so they can shop before shelves are emptied.