Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
CPS Sending 100,000 Laptops, Tablets To Students To Learn At Home — A Sign Schools Could Stay Closed For Longer
At least one alderman — Ray Lopez (15th) — thinks the plans mean students will be out of class the rest of the school year.
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"Today is a really hard day. There has never before been a death associated with COVID-19 in an infant."
Some Chicago educators said they are hungry for direction to continue teaching and helping students long distance.
Secretary Grace Hou is encouraging people to apply online so they don't have to go outside and put themselves — or state employees — at risk.
Half of the grants will be awarded through a lottery and half will be distributed by nonprofit groups working in the neighborhoods, officials said.
As COVID-19 continues to spread, immigrant groups across the city are in need of help and donations.
The longtime Logan Square blues club is looking for ways to support its staff and musicians during the coronavirus crisis.
The company is moving its tours online with daily 20-minute programs.
The Logan Square Mutual Aid Network is a hyperlocal version of a citywide program. "It might help people to feel more motivated to act if it feels a little more personal," one of the organizers said.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Chicago could expect upwards of 40,000 hospitalizations in coming weeks. "That number will break our health care system."