City Lights Go Dark For COVID-19 Victims As Mayor Lightfoot Expresses Hope That Biden Administration Can Help End PandemicLights around the city went dark, health care workers stopped for a moment of silence, and candles burned in memoriam Tuesday evening for victims of COVID-19.
At The Current Rate, Chicago Won't Be Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19 For A Year And A Half: Mayor Lori LightfootAt the rate Chicago is going one month since the first COVID-19 vaccination in the city, Mayor Lori Lightfoot says it would take a year and a half to get everyone vaccinated.
'This Plan Is Dangerous': CTU Speaks Out Monday As Chicago Public Schools Resume In-Person ClassesPre-kindergarten and some special education classes are set to resume in person.
Advocates Say Elected School Board Is Needed, Hybrid Board Is Not Working For Chicago FamiliesA group of parents on Sunday called out Mayor Lori Lightfoot on a campaign promise.
Despite Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Claims, The Chicago Police Department Isn’t Tracking Wrong Raids Like The One On Anjanette Young’s HomeMayor Lori Lightfoot claimed Tuesday that Chicago Police developed a system to track wrong raids, but in reality, policy loopholes continue to leave many unaccounted for and untracked.
After Harrowing 2020, Mayor Lightfoot Says In Video Address She Looks Toward 2021 With 'Hope And Optimism'Following a harrowing year in which the coronavirus pandemic changed life as we know it, Mayor Lori Lightfoot issued a New Year’s Eve message to Chicagoans Thursday night.
Chicago Faith Leaders Say They're Closer To Congressional Hearings On Wrong Raids After Meeting With Rep. Danny DavisChicago pastors on Thursday said they are one step closer to congressional hearings about wrong raids by Chicago Police, after meeting with U.S. Rep. Danny Davis (D-Illinois).
Mayor Lightfoot Meets For First Time With Anjanette Young, Who Was Handcuffed Naked In Botched Police RaidMayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday met with Anjanette Young, the woman who was handcuffed naked during a botched raid by Chicago Police.
City Releases More Than 150 Pages Of Documents About Anjanette Young Raid; Emails Show Mayor Lightfoot Knew About Raid In 2019Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s office on Wednesday released several staff emails and other documents related to the city’s response to the botched police raid in which Anjanette Young was handcuffed naked in her home.
Backlash Directed At Mayor Lightfoot After Meeting With Anjanette Young Is CanceledThere was backlash at City Hall on Tuesday after a meeting between Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Anjanette Young was suddenly canceled.
COVID Vaccine Rollout Continues To Chicago's Long Term Care Facilities, More Than 20,000 Vaccines Given In The City"It does not mean that the pandemic itself is over. Quite the opposite. We are still months away from widespread community distribution or the vaccine."
Two More City Law Department Officials Out Of Jobs, A Day After Corporation Counsel Resigns Amid Anjanette Young Video ControversyChicago Deputy Corporation Counsel Caryn Jacobs and Law Department Director of Public Affairs Kathleen Fieweger are out of their jobs.
Amid Fallout Over Anjanette Young Incident, Attorney Says It's 'Beyond Disappointing' That City Hasn't Responded To CPD Consent Decree Enforcement ActionThe city’s Law Department has not responded to a 14-page enforcement action sent to the city more than four months ago by a group of lawyers instrumental in the Chicago Police Department consent decree - demanding an end to the pattern that we had documented of “abusive” search warrant tactics.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot's Office Admits Failure To Turn Over Critical Video To Anjanette YoungChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is continuing damage control over CBS 2's investigation of the wrong raid at Anjanette Young's home. Friday afternoon the CBS 2 Investigators exposed six new body camera videos the city failed to turn over to Young. After CBS 2 asked all day why those videos were concealed, late Friday night the mayor's office admits it was a failure and promised those responsible will be held accountable.
Mayor Lightfoot Apologizes To Anjanette Young For Wrong Raid Where Young Was Handcuffed Naked, Says Video Was Not Brought To Her AttentionMayor Lori Lightfoot on Wednesday said the video showing Anjanette Young being handcuffed naked by Chicago Police, which CBS 2 aired this week, was appalling.