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Worries abound that reopening schools will not improve the educational experience of children in communities where COVID-19 positivity rates are the highest—and may put them at risk.
The Link Produce Box program allows Link Card holders to purchase a weekly assortment of fresh produce, bread, and eggs from local farms
How more than 73,000 Illinois homes lost electric service during COVID-19
In a year marked by pandemic and political activism, Hyde Park’s Blvck Svm persevered and leveled up.
Lack of access to healthcare and home internet are associated with higher COVID-19 deaths, suggesting resource availability is linked to mortality rates
Cook County is projected to double the number of opioid-related overdoses among unsheltered homeless persons this pandemic year
Plagued by memories of past school closings, they organized against a plan to consolidate three schools
‘We can argue over semantics if they want to and say that it’s not a closure.’
Addiction, prison, pregnancy, and a second chance