Coronavirus

Lincoln Park, Old Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Part Of Lincoln Avenue Closing For Outdoor Dining This Weekend

Lincoln Avenue will be closed between Wrightwood and Fullerton Avenues 3 p.m. Saturdays-2 a.m. Mondays as part of the Feast of Lincoln event.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

As The City Recovers From Coronavirus, Mayor Urges Business Leaders To Support Black And Brown Youth

"If we do this right ... this will be the kind of transformation that generations from now will be talking about as the second Chicago renaissance," Mayor Lori Lightfoot said.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Field Museum Reopening Next Week With Social Distancing

People can buy tickets online starting July 9. Illinois first responders, teachers and health care workers will have free admission July 24-Aug. 9.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

My Block, My Hood, My City Needs Volunteers To Deliver Masks And Gloves To Seniors This Weekend

Each of the 1,000 safety kits is packed with two masks, hand sanitizer and five pairs of latex gloves.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Illinois Sees 980 New Cases Of Coronavirus, Highest Number In A Month

The number of confirmed cases was up 60 percent just since Tuesday, when there were only 587 new cases reported.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Chicago Charters, And Their Advocates, Get Millions In Federal Loans

In total, Illinois-based schools or charter groups will receive at least $5 million from the federal Paycheck Protection Program.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

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.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

Hyde Park Neighborhood Club Joins Resident-Led Food Programs To Feed More Families, Frontline Workers

Two initiatives started by Hyde Parkers — the Kenwood Food Project and Feeding Frontliners — have joined forces and gained the backing of the neighborhood nonprofit.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

Brave Space Alliance Has Grown So Much, It’s Hiring For 2 New Full-Time Jobs. Here’s How To Apply

The Brave Space Alliance is looking for two full-time program coordinators to oversee the South Side LGBTQ center's mutual aid groups and crisis pantry.