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Powerful State Senator Got Caribbean Trips, Campaign Donations And Cash Through Loretto Hospital
State Senate Majority Leader Kimberly Lightford accepted campaign contributions from a Loretto Hospital contractor and Caribbean travel as part of her board duties.
Illinois Votes To Stop Jailing People Who Can’t Afford Bail: ‘This Is Not A Just Or Equitable System’
The state Legislature approved the Pretrial Fairness Act, which will end money bond statewide, and other sweeping criminal justice reforms Wednesday.
Supermarket Chain Save A Lot Criticized For Closing Grocery Store In West Side Food Desert: ‘It’s Going To Be Rough’
Save A Lot representatives did not offer an explanation for why it is closing its Austin location, frustrating elected officials who said the company could have asked for help.
West Side Hospital Joins Effort To Include More Black, Latino Chicagoans In Coronavirus Vaccine Trials
Black Chicagoans have seen the most deaths from COVID-19. A vaccine must be tested on a diverse group of people to make sure it will protect communities most vulnerable to the disease, West Side leaders say.
#MaskUpAndLive Campaign Giving Out Masks To West Siders To End Coronavirus Racial Disparities
The campaign is distributing masks at Creative Salon and door-to-door on the West Side.
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.
New TV Show Explores The Opioid Crisis Out West, As Told By The People Who Experienced It
"When you tell a story, I think that it gives people an option to relate," said host Vee L. Harrison.