City Ramping Up Contact Tracing Efforts; Free Online Contact Tracing Course AvailableOn Tuesday, Mayor Lori Lightfoot will lay out the city's plan to ramp up contact tracing efforts for COVID-19 cases in Chicago.
From COVID-19 To Teachers' Strike, Lightfoot Faced Extraordinary Challenges In First Year, With More On HorizonIt had to be one of the most difficult first years in office.
Modified Stay-At-Home Order In Effect; Lakefront Remains Closed, Masks Required, Small Religious Gatherings AllowedGovernor JB Pritzker's modified stay-at-home order goes into effect Friday and city officials are reminding Chicagoans the lakefront remains closed.
Girl Shot While Trick-Or-Treating Is Home, Looking Forward To ChristmasA little girl is home for Christmas after she was shot on Halloween.
Mayor Lightfoot Feeds Teens Thanksgiving Meals“We cannot pass by those in need,” Lightfoot said.
Mayor Says Supt. Johnson Will Remain Top Cop Throughout InvestigationLightfoot said Saturday: "I’m not gonna be saying much about it, I want the investigation to be independent. I want it to be thorough, I want it to be expeditious and then we’ll wait to see what the facts tell us.”
Three Arrested After Large Group Of Teens Disturb The Peace In Downtown Chicago, Police SayDozens of teens got off the Red Line at Chicago and State around 8 Saturday night and began disturbing the peace, police say. Within two minutes two of the teens were arrested.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Push For Ethics Reforms, Reduced City Fees And FinesMayor Lori Lightfoot will face the first test on Wednesday in her push for ethics reforms and plans to limit aldermanic power.
'She's My Role Model, My Champion': Lori Lightfoot Thanks 90-Year-Old MomAmong the sea of thousands of Chicagoans who gathered at Wintrust Arena Monday to welcome Lori Lightfoot as Chicago's new mayor was a very important guest--the mayor-elect's 90-year-old mother, Ann Lightfoot.