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Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

Crime Slightly Down In Chicago During Coronavirus Pandemic, But Shootings And Murders Up Year-To-Date

The state's stay at home order has not kept gang members off the streets, Rev. Michael Pfleger said. "This other virus called violence we’ve had for years."

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Coronavirus In Chicago: McCormick Place ‘Field Hospital’ Built In Just 5 Days

The original lakefront convention center is being turned into a hospital with 3,000 beds.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Warm, Sunny Spring Weather Could Lead To Total Shutdown Of Parks — Since Some Won’t Follow The Rules

"I'm concerned the weather will only keep getting nicer and we will have more problems and then we will lose access to more of our parks."

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Hospital Housekeeper With Coronavirus Says Not Enough Being Done To Protect Workers: ‘People Are Afraid To Come To Work’

A union is demanding hospitals step up protections and offer hazard pay, access to personal protective equipment and testing for all hospital employees.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Coronavirus In Chicago: 1,100 Health Care Workers Look To Join Fight Against Coronavirus In Illinois

Health care workers are volunteering to help the state's coronavirus patients as Illinois' expected peak in cases nears.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Another 42 People Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As Surge In Cases Worsens

There have now been 141 deaths in Illinois from the pandemic and 6,980 confirmed cases. The latter is a jump of 986 cases since Tuesday.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Got Any Health Care Experience? The City Wants You To Help Battle Coronavirus — Now

Here's how people with health care experience can volunteer to fight coronavirus in Chicago and across Illinois.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Coronavirus In Chicago: Prisoners Hit By Pandemic Will Get Treatment Like Everyone Else, Governor Says

"An incarcerated person is a person, and my administration will not be in the business of claiming one life is worth more than another," Pritzker said.