Roseland, Pullman

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What We’re Watching, Reading (And Eating) While Stuck Inside

From "Tiger King" to chicken nachos, here are some ways the Block Club team is weathering the coronavirus crisis.

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Verizon, LISC Offering $10,000 Grants To Help Small Businesses Survive Coronavirus Shutdown

Entrepreneurs of color and woman are encouraged to apply. The first round of applications are due before midnight on Saturday, April 4.

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South Side Dads Struggling During Coronavirus Can Get Groceries, Gas, Diapers And More Through Fatherhood Relief Fund

A group focused on helping young dads sprung into action — and raised $50,000 — when COVID-19 hit their community.

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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."

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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.

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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."

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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.

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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.