Cook County Opening 3 Mass Vaccination Sites This WeekCook County is opening three new mass vaccination sites this week.
Angel Thomas, 35, Struck and Killed While Entering Vehicle In West Garfield ParkA woman was struck and killed as she tried to get into a vehicle in West Garfield Park Saturday evening.
Funeral For Aurora Police Officer Brian Shields, Who Died Of COVID-19, Being Held Tuesday In OswegoThe funeral for Officer Brian Shields will be held at Harvest New Beginnings Church in Oswego at 10:30 a.m.
2 Dead, 5 Injured After Fire At Senior Community Apartments In KenoshaTwo people are dead after a fire broke out at an apartment building in a senior community in Kenosha Monday night.
Chicago Weather: Brief Warmup TuesdayA brief warmup is in effect.
Oak Park Condo Owners Say Repair Work Has Gone Nowhere After More Than A Year And A Half, Despite Hefty Fees To ContractorSome condo owners in Oak Park knew a repair project would take some time – but after nearly two years, they say they have absolutely nothing.
Chicago Author Paul Kendrick Emphasizes Enduring Importance Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Courage After Being Placed In Prison Where He Felt His Life Was In DangerSix decades later, some lessons learned from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. are just as relevant today – that is the view of a local author who wrote a book about a pivotal incident in Dr. King’s life.
Family Of Amazon Delivery Driver Killed When Tornado Hit Downstate Warehouse Files Lawsuit"This entire facility could have been evacuated when it was believed a tornado was en route. It appears that holiday profits took precedence over safety,” Clifford Law Offices partner Jack Casciato said in a statement.
Patients Left With A Lot Of Questions After Center For Covid Control Testing Sites Temporarily Shut Down, State Investigates ComplaintsDozens of COVID-19 testing sites in the Chicago area are closed this week, as state investigators look into complaints about the conditions inside and confusion over results.
No Communication With Firefighters Before Baby Was Found Dead Outside Fire Station; Could Baby Boxes Be A Last-Resort Option In Cases Like This?Chicago Police on Monday were still looking for the person who abandoned a baby in a duffel bag outside a Near North Side fire station over the weekend.
A Look At The Role Of Chicago, Local Pastor Richard Redmond, And Then-Future Mayor Harold Washington, In Making Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day A National HolidayMonday marks the 36th annual national celebration of the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and many may not know there are Chicagoans who helped make the holiday happen.
Donation Drives, Community Gatherings Held Across Chicago In Honor Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Ending 5-Day Isolation After Testing Positive For COVID-19 Last Week"Thank you to everyone who has reached out to me and sent their well wishes. I am happy to report I am feeling fine, and have completed my required isolation period. I look forward to resuming my regular schedule and will continue to adhere to the relevant public health guidelines," Lightfoot said in a statement Monday afternoon.
Aurora Mayor Richard Irvin Joins Republican Primary For Illinois GovernorHe joins at least four other Republicans in the GOP primary for governor: Illinois State Sen. Darren Bailey, former state senator Paul Schimpf, and businessmen Gary Rabine and Jesse Sullivan.
Illinois Adding New 464 Area Code To 708 Region In South And Western SuburbsStarting Friday, people in the 708 area code might be assigned a number with the new 464 area code if they request new service or an additional phone line.