Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
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.
Uptown’s Lawrence House Residents, Stuck In Tiny Apartments, Seek Rent Reduction — Or They Could Stage A StrikeBy Joe Ward Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Stores Are Banning Reusable Bags During Coronavirus, But Chicago’s Still Collecting Its 7-Cent Bag TaxBy Kelly Bauer Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published
"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 company is moving its tours online with daily 20-minute programs.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Chicago could expect upwards of 40,000 hospitalizations in coming weeks. "That number will break our health care system."
The cafe, which will sell Misericordia's famous cookies and other treats, could open in fall 2021.
So far, there have been 1,865 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Illinois, with more than half of those cases in Chicago. Nineteen people have died.