Chicago Opening Grant Park and Union Park For Protesters To Gather This WeekendThe city expects hundreds if not thousands to gather peacefully this weekend. In addition to opening up Grant and Union parks, portions of Lake Shore Drive will also be shut down to deal with the crowds.
Pilsen Business Owner Opts For Creative Punishment For Looting Teens Instead Of Pressing ChargesA group of looters was arrested in Pilsen over the weekend, but the store owner had an idea of his own for a punishment.
Suspect Arrested In Cicero Shooting, Others ApprehendedTwo other suspects have been apprehended, but their information has not yet been released.
Lightfoot Says Chicago Police Officer Should Be Fired After Making Obscene Gesture At ProtestersA Chicago police officer is being investigated after making an obscene gesture at protesters.
Mayor Lightfoot Urges Weekend Protest Organizers To Alert City Of RoutesProtesters are expected to march throughout the city this weekend and Mayor Lori Lightfoot is asking for help from the organizers.
How Could Contact Tracing Work For Those Who May Have Been Exposed To COVID-19 At Protests?Mayor Lori Lightfoot and public health officials have expressed concerns that COVID-19 could spread at large protests.
CPD Officers Under Investigation After Violent Arrest Caught On VideoThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability is investigating after Chicago police were caught on video violently pulling two women out of a car.
City Of Aurora Announces Modified Curfew HoursThe City of Aurora announced modifications to curfew hours amid demonstrations continuing into the weekend.
A Look At Reopening Chicago Amid Pandemic, UnrestChicago is back open, at least as much as Phase 3 of the governor's reopen plan allows. But what does that really feel like?
As Chicago Enters Phase 3 Wednesday, Some Businesses Will Stay ClosedIt's been a long few months for businesses in Chicago. As many prepare to re-open Wednesday, others are choosing to keep their doors closed.
Naperville Business Owners Clean Up After Violence And LootingNaperville is cleaning up and boarding up after protests Monday night turned violent, including an explosive device being thrown at police.
Woman Hoping To Return To Work Finds Salon Looted, Likely Unable To ReopenFelice had just started a new job in March, then the pandemic hit.
Cicero Organizing Community Cleanup After Violent NightThe Town of Cicero is organizing a community clean up after a violent night that has left damage to businesses and streets.
Naperville Orders Overnight Curfew Late Monday After Looting, ViolenceThe protests in Naperville began peacefully, then, looting broke out during the evening hours. A jewelry store was cleaned out.
Weekend Of Violent Unrest Brought About Alarming Number Of Shootings In Chicago, Many DeadlyIt was an incredible weekend of violence this past weekend for the City of Chicago.