Chicago Archdiocese Schools Return To Class With Tight Restrictions Amid COVID-19 PandemicWhile most districts are opting for virtual learning or hybrid models as the 2020-2021 school year begins, the Chicago Archdiocese moved full speed ahead Monday with in-class instruction.
Fingerpointing After Protest Turns Violent: Activists Accuse Police Of Attacking ThemThere was fallout and finger-pointing Sunday, a day after another clash between Chicago Police officers and demonstrators in downtown Chicago.
Protesters Take To Local Streets After Plans To March On Dan Ryan Expressway Do Not Work OutProtesters against police brutality had hoped to walk on the Dan Ryan Expressway starting at noon on Saturday, but they did not get on, and instead took to local streets.
Many Will County Communities Remain Without Power A Day After StormsHundreds of thousands of ComEd customers remained without power earlier Tuesday, a day after a storm brought hurricane-force winds and even a tornado touchdown to the city.
Anger And Frustration In Loop After Night Of LootingOn a day when it was anything but business as usual, businesses in the Loop were hit hard by looting – and late Monday afternoon, many were still cleaning up.
Some Not Pleased As Access Is Cut Off Near Montrose Beach After Mayor Lightfoot Took To Twitter To Scold Group That Gathered On LawnMayor Lori Lightfoot this weekend saw sun lovers violating COVID-19 safety rules – and she has since taken action and has also said more restrictions could follow.
Even Without Bud Billiken Parade, Back To School Celebrations Go On This Weekend, Just Smaller And Socially DistancedMusic blasted outside Unity Junior High School West in Cicero on Saturday, as Cicero District 99 staff welcomed a caravan of cars.
Justice For Janari: Charges In The Shooting Death Of The 9-Year-Old To Come SoonThey described the shooter sneaking through a gangway and firing a gun at a group of men, but instead hitting the innocent nine-year-old.
Reward Reaches $4,000 And Counting For Information Leading To Arrest In Murder Of 9-Year-Old Janari RicksThe search continued Sunday night for the killer of a 9-year-old boy outside the Cabrini Rowhouses.
Large Group Of Protesters Gathers Downtown For Police Reform, Against ICEAnother mass protest hit downtown Chicago streets Saturday night, and organizers reassured those gathering would be peaceful.
Protesters Demand Transparency In Case Of Eric Lurry's Death In Joliet Police CustodyProtesters gathered late Saturday afternoon outside the home of Joliet Mayor Bob O’Dekirk, following a CBS 2 investigation into the death of Eric Lurry in police custody there earlier this year.
Chicago Neighborhood Gets Brewery's Spilled Beer In Its AlleywayThe lingering smell, however, has Valdovinos asking for more to be done. Still others choosing not to bust the company's chops over spilled yeast and hops.
Three CPD Officers Wounded In Shootout With Carjacking Suspect At Grand Central District Station; Gunman Also Shot, 2 Other Officers Suffer Chest PainsA Chicago police officer has been shot, and is being taken to a hospital Thursday morning.
Infant Critically Wounded In Shooting On Bishop Ford Freeway In PullmanIllinois State Police said a car was headed north on I-94 near 115th Street around 11:15 a.m., when the driver heard a gunshot. The driver checked on the infant in the back seat, and saw the baby had been injured.
Despite Empty Ballparks On Opening Day, Nearby Bars, Restaurants Want Fans To Support Their Businesses"The business model as it is today will have to change if we are going to survive."