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Coronavirus Testing Site At Kennedy-King College Closes

The pop-up facility in Englewood was one of six sites that opened in May to track how the virus was moving through Chicago.

Englewood, Chatham

Free Pop-Up Coronavirus Testing In Pilsen Monday

No appointments, identification or insurance are required to get tested 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday at Healthy Hood, 2242 S. Damen Ave.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Pop-Up Coronavirus Testing Coming To Rogers Park

Three free testing drives and a face mask giveaway are coming to Rogers Park starting this weekend.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Free Coronavirus Antibody Testing Offered In West Ridge Thursday To Look For Potential Plasma Donors

"If you have recovered from COVID-19, this is your opportunity to help those who are still suffering," Ald. Debra Silverstein (50th) said.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Southwest Side Coronavirus Testing Site Reopens After Flooding

The site at Studio Move Grill, 210 W. 87th St., is open seven days a week.

Englewood, Chatham

6 New Coronavirus Testing Sites Opening On South, West Sides

Most of the sites are located in neighborhoods with large Latino and Black populations, which are the communities that have been hit hardest by COVID-19 in Chicago.

Downtown

This West Side Hospital Has A 15-Minute COVID Test Machine — But None Of The Resources To Use It

"That machine is just sitting there, looking pretty," Chief Medical Officer Dr. Romeen Lavani said.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

South Siders Can Get Tested For Coronavirus For Free Friday In Auburn Gresham

The new testing site comes as local officials try to boost free coronavirus testing in underserved neighborhoods.

Englewood, Chatham

Live In The 1st Ward? Here’s How To Get A Free Face Mask From Alderman La Spata

Dozens of aldermen received a donation of 20,000 face masks from local businessman and ex-mayoral candidate Willie Wilson.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

The Hideout Looks To Raise Money For Venue, Local Artists With Special Edition Postcards

The postcards were made by five local artists who will receive 30 percent of the proceeds.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

South Side: Here’s Another Place Where You Can Get Tested For Coronavirus

South Side residents who need a COVID-19 test can now receive one at two drive-thru sites.

Englewood, Chatham

Mile Square Clinic In South Shore Now Testing The Public For Coronavirus

About 30 tests a day will be available to symptomatic residents who schedule an appointment.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Should You Get An Antibody Test? Not Yet, Officials Say — And Beware Of Scams

Antibody tests are helpful in understanding the true scope of the virus. But they are less of a priority than COVID-19 infection tests, Gov. JB Pritzker said.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Loretto Hospital Begins Free Coronavirus Testing, Regardless of Symptoms And Medical Condition

The West Side hospital is now offering walk-up and drive-through testing with a 72-hour turnaround time for anybody who wants to be tested.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Chicago Could Lose 1,500 Restaurants Permanently If Help Does Not Come To Struggling Independent Eateries

As of Tuesday, about half of Chicago’s 7,500 restaurants were completely closed while about 50 percent were still operating, paying their staff to cook and deliver food to customers.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Neighbors Beg Mayor, City Council To Shut Down General Iron And Pilsen Scrapper During Pandemic

Ald. Michele Smith (43rd) said she was proud of her constituents for speaking up, but she wasn't sure how the mayor would act: "We've been calling for this place to be shut down and moved for a long time."

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Here’s Where To Get Tested For Coronavirus On The West Side

Several hundred tests are available at Lawndale Christian Health Center and PCC Community Wellness Center each day, but you must be screened.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

In ‘Huge Endeavor,’ Chicago Doctors, City Bring Thousands Of Coronavirus Tests To Homeless Shelters

"It's an absolutely huge endeavor by the city to protect the city's most vulnerable," a Chicago doctor and infectious diseases expert said.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

With City’s Largest Coronavirus Cluster Now On South Side, Aldermen Beg Residents To Stay Home

Auburn Gresham's 60620 zip code now has the highest number of confirmed coronavirus cases of any Chicago zip code, with 359.

Englewood, Chatham

Family Of Jailed Coronavirus Victim Sues Cook County Sheriff’s Office: ‘He Died In Shackles’

Attorneys say shackling the severely ill while they are hospitalized is inhumane, excruciatingly painful and a violation of the 14th Amendment.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
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