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Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city government worker layoffs a last resort, but preferable to a property tax hike

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city government worker layoffs a last resort, but preferable to a property tax hike

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday said she would only lay off or furlough city workers as a “last, last, last resort,” but that she would do so before consideri [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city g...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city government worker layoffs a last resort, but preferable to a property tax hike

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city government worker layoffs a last resort, but preferable to a property tax hike

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday said she would only lay off or furlough city workers as a “last, last, last resort,” but that she would do so before consideri [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city g...→

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

The order would pertain to "retail stores, hotels, government buildings, schools and universities, recreational facilities, and service centers." Read full article: Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requireme...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

With Chicagoans clamoring for the exits of their government-imposed exiles, one key metric set by the city appears to still present a considerable challenge: t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Fal...→

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Churchgoers in Chicago could face citations pending a review for attending in-person services, according to the mayor's office. Read full article: Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' cor...→

Lightfoot: Chicago staring down another $1 billion budget hole

A year into office, the mayor faces a budget gap similar to what she started with, and there are fewer options to fill it. Without federal aid, "we are going t [...] Read full article: Lightfoot: Chicago staring down another ...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen  [...]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen [...]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen anytime soon, even while offering hope that some businesses could expand in the [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesda...→

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

In the likely event that the new law is enacted, the fees will begin in July, banding Denver with at least 13 other cities in Colorado with similar fees or ban [...] Read full article: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayo...→

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend f [...]

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend from cancer, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department confirmed in a tweet Sunday. E [...] Read full article: Cerritos City Councilman and former mayo...→

Chicago postal worker dies of COVID-19

Chicago postal worker dies of COVID-19

Unique Clay, a mother of three who had just given birth a week earlier, is the first active letter carrier in Chicago to die of the virus, according to the Nat [...] Read full article: Chicago postal worker dies of COVID-19...→

Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents to Fill Out Survey on Reopening

Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents to Fill Out Survey on Reopening

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday asked residents to take a survey to help the city gauge public opinion regarding stay-at-home orders and plans for reope [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents t...→

Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopening Chicago

Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopening Chicago

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday unveiled city-specific guidelines for reopening during the coronavirus pandemic. Lightfoot’s plan includes five phases, [...] Read full article: Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopenin...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

New York City's new coronavirus cases are dropping, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is concerned that the city will have difficulty reopening c [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford R...→

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

A conservative law firm is calling a new order in Kansas City, Missouri "Nazi-like" for requiring churches to "surveil, track, and spy" on anyone who attends a [...] Read full article: Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ po...→

Chicago reaches 1,000 COVID-19 deaths, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says

Chicago reaches 1,000 COVID-19 deaths, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says

The city of Chicago reached 1,000 COVID-19 deaths on Sunday, Mayor Lori Lightfoot told reporters on a conference call. Read full article: Chicago reaches 1,000 COVID-19 deaths, C...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot: a blowhard cracking a COVID-19 whip

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot: a blowhard cracking a COVID-19 whip

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot threatened citizens and city-goers with arrest, imprisonment and fines if they dared step foot into the streets, in violation of h [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot: a blowhard...→

Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1

Mexico City, one of the world's largest cities and the epicenter of the country's coronavirus epidemic, will begin a gradual reopening June 1, its mayor said W [...] Read full article: Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradua...→

Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June: Mayor Lighfoot

Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June: Mayor Lighfoot

Restaurants throughout the city of Chicago could reopen in June, but with notable changes, Mayor Lori Lightfoot told the Chicago Tribune Friday. One potential [...] Read full article: Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

Next phase of reopening Chicago will go slowly, keep lakefront closed, Lightfoot says

Next phase of reopening Chicago will go slowly, keep lakefront closed, Lightfoot says

During a virtual speech to the Economic Club of Chicago, the mayor said, "Unfortunately at this point, we will not be ready to reopen our lakefront" because a [...] Read full article: Next phase of reopening Chicago will go ...→

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

"First and foremost, we’ll be guided by what the public health data tells us. And hopefully, we’ll have a constructive conversation with CTU leadership," the m [...] Read full article: We won’t reopen teachers contract for Ch...→

Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal 1985 bombing

The former Philadelphia mayor who led the city 3 1/2 decades ago when police dropped a bomb on a row house and caused an inferno that killed 11 people and dest [...] Read full article: Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal...→

San Diego City and County Direct $10 Million for Frontline Worker Childcare

San Diego City and County Direct $10 Million for Frontline Worker Childcare

The city and county of San Diego announced Friday that $10 million in federal stimulus funding will be directed toward expanding childcare services for workers [...] Read full article: San Diego City and County Direct $10 Mil...→

Will CPS Schools Return in the Fall? Mayor Lightfoot Says That Is the Goal

Will CPS Schools Return in the Fall? Mayor Lightfoot Says That Is the Goal

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she hopes city schools will be back in session in the fall – even if thing may look a little different than the school studen [...] Read full article: Will CPS Schools Return in the Fall? May...→

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is set to address the city at 1:30 p.m. on the latest  [...]

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is set to address the city at 1:30 p.m. on the latest [...]

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is set to address the city at 1:30 p.m. on the latest coronavirus updates. Watch here… Read full article: Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is set to addr...→

Mayor Lightfoot: Nursing Home Employees Can Isolate At Chicago Hotels

Mayor Lightfoot: Nursing Home Employees Can Isolate At Chicago Hotels

“Chicago’s nursing home workers have been at the forefront of this unprecedented public health crisis as they continue to serve our most vulnerable residents a [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot: Nursing Home Employees ...→

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

“It’s my job to communicate effectively and if my tone ever interferes with the substance that I’m saying, then I haven’t done my job,” Mayor Sam Liccardo said [...] Read full article: San Jose mayor apologizes to top black c...→

Lightfoot rules out public safety cuts, but worried about state shortfall’s impact on state aid to Chicago

Lightfoot rules out public safety cuts, but worried about state shortfall’s impact on state aid to Chicago

A die-hard baseball fan and Sox season ticket holder, Lightfoot said Chicago is "probably in, like the 4th-inning" of its fight against the coronavirus "in a v [...] Read full article: Lightfoot rules out public safety cuts, ...→

Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect in city

The mayor of Livermore criticized the judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect Gregory Vien, who was released from jail amid concerns for the [...] Read full article: Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision t...→

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday that the city is looking ahead to what social distancing will look like in the coming months. Read full article: Mayor says city is working on summer pla...→

Warm weather leads to more warnings about social distancing from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Mayor Lori Lightfoot

Warm weather leads to more warnings about social distancing from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Mayor Lori Lightfoot

Warmer weather brings people outside, as well as reminders from Gov. J.B. Pritzker that social distancing requirements remain in place because of the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Warm weather leads to more warnings abou...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Introduces Plan To Give Tenants More Notice When Leases Won't Be Renewed

The measure would require landlords to provide 90 days notice to tenants who have lived in their units for more than 6 months before terminating or deciding no [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Introduces Plan To ...→

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax TV ripped Judge Emmet Sullivan as a "political activist judge.""He's a disg [...] Read full article: Without mentioning him by name, former N...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Plans To Fine Churches That Defied Stay-At-Home Order Rules To Hold Sunday Services

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Plans To Fine Churches That Defied Stay-At-Home Order Rules To Hold Sunday Services

“Certainly there were some churches that congregated in excess of the allowable number, and we will be taking action as to those individuals and those churches [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Plans To Fine Churc...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restaurants may reopen in June, sees hope for outdoor music and theater

Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restaurants may reopen in June, sees hope for outdoor music and theater

Chicago restaurants might be able to reopen in June and residents may be allowed to sit outside enjoying music, theater, and other outdoor activities, Mayor Lo [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restau...→

Fact check: Altered video shared online falsely suggests Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot supports ‘New World Order’ conspiracy

Fact check: Altered video shared online falsely suggests Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot supports ‘New World Order’ conspiracy

Social media users are taking a comment Lightfoot made in a 2019 video out of context to suggest she is part of a global scheme to overthrow U.S. democracy and [...] Read full article: Fact check: Altered video shared online ...→

Mayor Lightfoot, Chicago Teachers Union at Odds Over Plan to Reopen Schools

Mayor Lightfoot, Chicago Teachers Union at Odds Over Plan to Reopen Schools

An adamant Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot stated Monday that the city isn’t reopening the collective bargaining agreement it forged last fall with the Chicago Te [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot, Chicago Teachers Union ...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Receive Honorary Degree For Northwestern University

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Receive Honorary Degree For Northwestern University

From dancing on TikTok to PSA videos and tweets, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has tried to use a little humor to get people to hear her message: Stay home, sav [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Receive ...→

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city's five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for r...→

Here’s how Mayor Lori Lightfoot hopes to reopen Chicago

Here’s how Mayor Lori Lightfoot hopes to reopen Chicago

Like Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s plan, the mayor’s version has five phases — with Chicago stuck in Phase 2. But Lightfoot plans to reevaluate whether to move to the n [...] Read full article: Here’s how Mayor Lori Lightfoot hopes to...→

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus "control group" faces recall petition filed by poker pro

"[Goodman has] failed to responsibly represent her constituency, not only in her clear disregard for public health, but also in her support for the casino owne [...] Read full article: Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as ...→

22-year-old Chicago mom and youngest child of 2 city workers dies from COVID-19

22-year-old Chicago mom and youngest child of 2 city workers dies from COVID-19

Nyla Moore lost her battle to coronavirus after spending weeks on a ventilator. She dreamed of becoming a teacher and leaves behind a 2-year-old son. Read full article: 22-year-old Chicago mom and youngest chi...→

Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean City beach reopening | WTOP

Mayor Paul Kuhns warns visitors to Ocean City, Maryland, to keep in mind that if they should decide to visit Delaware, they’ll find closures in Rehoboth Beach. Read full article: Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean C...→

Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths: Lightfoot

Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths: Lightfoot

The city of Chicago has reached a bleak milestone of 1,000 coronavirus-related deaths, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced on social media Monday. “These are more t [...] Read full article: Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1...→

Mayor Lightfoot’s ‘solidarity pledge’ is a slap in the face to Chicago renters

Mayor Lightfoot’s ‘solidarity pledge’ is a slap in the face to Chicago renters

This nonbinding and totally unenforceable pledge allows landlords to say they’ll go easy on tenants while providing no substantive, universal relief. Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot’s ‘solidarity pledge’ is...→

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

The order would pertain to "retail stores, hotels, government buildings, schools and universities, recreational facilities, and service centers." Read full article: Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requireme...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Introduces Plan To Give Tenants More Notice When Leases Won't Be Renewed

The measure would require landlords to provide 90 days notice to tenants who have lived in their units for more than 6 months before terminating or deciding no [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Introduces Plan To ...→

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

With Chicagoans clamoring for the exits of their government-imposed exiles, one key metric set by the city appears to still present a considerable challenge: t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Fal...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Plans To Fine Churches That Defied Stay-At-Home Order Rules To Hold Sunday Services

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Plans To Fine Churches That Defied Stay-At-Home Order Rules To Hold Sunday Services

“Certainly there were some churches that congregated in excess of the allowable number, and we will be taking action as to those individuals and those churches [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Plans To Fine Churc...→

Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June: Mayor Lighfoot

Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June: Mayor Lighfoot

Restaurants throughout the city of Chicago could reopen in June, but with notable changes, Mayor Lori Lightfoot told the Chicago Tribune Friday. One potential [...] Read full article: Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June...→

Lightfoot: Chicago staring down another $1 billion budget hole

A year into office, the mayor faces a budget gap similar to what she started with, and there are fewer options to fill it. Without federal aid, "we are going t [...] Read full article: Lightfoot: Chicago staring down another ...→

Fact check: Altered video shared online falsely suggests Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot supports ‘New World Order’ conspiracy

Fact check: Altered video shared online falsely suggests Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot supports ‘New World Order’ conspiracy

Social media users are taking a comment Lightfoot made in a 2019 video out of context to suggest she is part of a global scheme to overthrow U.S. democracy and [...] Read full article: Fact check: Altered video shared online ...→

Next phase of reopening Chicago will go slowly, keep lakefront closed, Lightfoot says

Next phase of reopening Chicago will go slowly, keep lakefront closed, Lightfoot says

During a virtual speech to the Economic Club of Chicago, the mayor said, "Unfortunately at this point, we will not be ready to reopen our lakefront" because a [...] Read full article: Next phase of reopening Chicago will go ...→

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

In the likely event that the new law is enacted, the fees will begin in July, banding Denver with at least 13 other cities in Colorado with similar fees or ban [...] Read full article: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayo...→

Mayor Lightfoot, Chicago Teachers Union at Odds Over Plan to Reopen Schools

Mayor Lightfoot, Chicago Teachers Union at Odds Over Plan to Reopen Schools

An adamant Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot stated Monday that the city isn’t reopening the collective bargaining agreement it forged last fall with the Chicago Te [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot, Chicago Teachers Union ...→

Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal 1985 bombing

The former Philadelphia mayor who led the city 3 1/2 decades ago when police dropped a bomb on a row house and caused an inferno that killed 11 people and dest [...] Read full article: Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal...→

Chicago postal worker dies of COVID-19

Chicago postal worker dies of COVID-19

Unique Clay, a mother of three who had just given birth a week earlier, is the first active letter carrier in Chicago to die of the virus, according to the Nat [...] Read full article: Chicago postal worker dies of COVID-19...→

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city's five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for r...→

Will CPS Schools Return in the Fall? Mayor Lightfoot Says That Is the Goal

Will CPS Schools Return in the Fall? Mayor Lightfoot Says That Is the Goal

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she hopes city schools will be back in session in the fall – even if thing may look a little different than the school studen [...] Read full article: Will CPS Schools Return in the Fall? May...→

Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopening Chicago

Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopening Chicago

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday unveiled city-specific guidelines for reopening during the coronavirus pandemic. Lightfoot’s plan includes five phases, [...] Read full article: Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopenin...→

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus "control group" faces recall petition filed by poker pro

"[Goodman has] failed to responsibly represent her constituency, not only in her clear disregard for public health, but also in her support for the casino owne [...] Read full article: Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as ...→

Mayor Lightfoot: Nursing Home Employees Can Isolate At Chicago Hotels

Mayor Lightfoot: Nursing Home Employees Can Isolate At Chicago Hotels

“Chicago’s nursing home workers have been at the forefront of this unprecedented public health crisis as they continue to serve our most vulnerable residents a [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot: Nursing Home Employees ...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

New York City's new coronavirus cases are dropping, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is concerned that the city will have difficulty reopening c [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford R...→

Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean City beach reopening | WTOP

Mayor Paul Kuhns warns visitors to Ocean City, Maryland, to keep in mind that if they should decide to visit Delaware, they’ll find closures in Rehoboth Beach. Read full article: Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean C...→

Lightfoot rules out public safety cuts, but worried about state shortfall’s impact on state aid to Chicago

Lightfoot rules out public safety cuts, but worried about state shortfall’s impact on state aid to Chicago

A die-hard baseball fan and Sox season ticket holder, Lightfoot said Chicago is "probably in, like the 4th-inning" of its fight against the coronavirus "in a v [...] Read full article: Lightfoot rules out public safety cuts, ...→

Chicago reaches 1,000 COVID-19 deaths, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says

Chicago reaches 1,000 COVID-19 deaths, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says

The city of Chicago reached 1,000 COVID-19 deaths on Sunday, Mayor Lori Lightfoot told reporters on a conference call. Read full article: Chicago reaches 1,000 COVID-19 deaths, C...→

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday that the city is looking ahead to what social distancing will look like in the coming months. Read full article: Mayor says city is working on summer pla...→

Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1

Mexico City, one of the world's largest cities and the epicenter of the country's coronavirus epidemic, will begin a gradual reopening June 1, its mayor said W [...] Read full article: Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradua...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax TV ripped Judge Emmet Sullivan as a "political activist judge.""He's a disg [...] Read full article: Without mentioning him by name, former N...→

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Churchgoers in Chicago could face citations pending a review for attending in-person services, according to the mayor's office. Read full article: Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' cor...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restaurants may reopen in June, sees hope for outdoor music and theater

Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restaurants may reopen in June, sees hope for outdoor music and theater

Chicago restaurants might be able to reopen in June and residents may be allowed to sit outside enjoying music, theater, and other outdoor activities, Mayor Lo [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restau...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen  [...]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen [...]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen anytime soon, even while offering hope that some businesses could expand in the [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesda...→

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

"First and foremost, we’ll be guided by what the public health data tells us. And hopefully, we’ll have a constructive conversation with CTU leadership," the m [...] Read full article: We won’t reopen teachers contract for Ch...→

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend f [...]

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend from cancer, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department confirmed in a tweet Sunday. E [...] Read full article: Cerritos City Councilman and former mayo...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Receive Honorary Degree For Northwestern University

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Receive Honorary Degree For Northwestern University

From dancing on TikTok to PSA videos and tweets, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has tried to use a little humor to get people to hear her message: Stay home, sav [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Receive ...→

San Diego City and County Direct $10 Million for Frontline Worker Childcare

San Diego City and County Direct $10 Million for Frontline Worker Childcare

The city and county of San Diego announced Friday that $10 million in federal stimulus funding will be directed toward expanding childcare services for workers [...] Read full article: San Diego City and County Direct $10 Mil...→

Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents to Fill Out Survey on Reopening

Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents to Fill Out Survey on Reopening

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday asked residents to take a survey to help the city gauge public opinion regarding stay-at-home orders and plans for reope [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents t...→

Here’s how Mayor Lori Lightfoot hopes to reopen Chicago

Here’s how Mayor Lori Lightfoot hopes to reopen Chicago

Like Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s plan, the mayor’s version has five phases — with Chicago stuck in Phase 2. But Lightfoot plans to reevaluate whether to move to the n [...] Read full article: Here’s how Mayor Lori Lightfoot hopes to...→

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is set to address the city at 1:30 p.m. on the latest  [...]

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is set to address the city at 1:30 p.m. on the latest [...]

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is set to address the city at 1:30 p.m. on the latest coronavirus updates. Watch here… Read full article: Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is set to addr...→

22-year-old Chicago mom and youngest child of 2 city workers dies from COVID-19

22-year-old Chicago mom and youngest child of 2 city workers dies from COVID-19

Nyla Moore lost her battle to coronavirus after spending weeks on a ventilator. She dreamed of becoming a teacher and leaves behind a 2-year-old son. Read full article: 22-year-old Chicago mom and youngest chi...→

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

“It’s my job to communicate effectively and if my tone ever interferes with the substance that I’m saying, then I haven’t done my job,” Mayor Sam Liccardo said [...] Read full article: San Jose mayor apologizes to top black c...→

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

A conservative law firm is calling a new order in Kansas City, Missouri "Nazi-like" for requiring churches to "surveil, track, and spy" on anyone who attends a [...] Read full article: Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ po...→

Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths: Lightfoot

Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths: Lightfoot

The city of Chicago has reached a bleak milestone of 1,000 coronavirus-related deaths, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced on social media Monday. “These are more t [...] Read full article: Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1...→

Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect in city

The mayor of Livermore criticized the judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect Gregory Vien, who was released from jail amid concerns for the [...] Read full article: Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision t...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot: a blowhard cracking a COVID-19 whip

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot: a blowhard cracking a COVID-19 whip

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot threatened citizens and city-goers with arrest, imprisonment and fines if they dared step foot into the streets, in violation of h [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot: a blowhard...→

Mayor Lightfoot’s ‘solidarity pledge’ is a slap in the face to Chicago renters

Mayor Lightfoot’s ‘solidarity pledge’ is a slap in the face to Chicago renters

This nonbinding and totally unenforceable pledge allows landlords to say they’ll go easy on tenants while providing no substantive, universal relief. Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot’s ‘solidarity pledge’ is...→

Warm weather leads to more warnings about social distancing from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Mayor Lori Lightfoot

Warm weather leads to more warnings about social distancing from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Mayor Lori Lightfoot

Warmer weather brings people outside, as well as reminders from Gov. J.B. Pritzker that social distancing requirements remain in place because of the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Warm weather leads to more warnings abou...→

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

The order would pertain to "retail stores, hotels, government buildings, schools and universities, recreational facilities, and service centers." Read full article: Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requireme...→

Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1

Mexico City, one of the world's largest cities and the epicenter of the country's coronavirus epidemic, will begin a gradual reopening June 1, its mayor said W [...] Read full article: Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradua...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Introduces Plan To Give Tenants More Notice When Leases Won't Be Renewed

The measure would require landlords to provide 90 days notice to tenants who have lived in their units for more than 6 months before terminating or deciding no [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Introduces Plan To ...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax TV ripped Judge Emmet Sullivan as a "political activist judge.""He's a disg [...] Read full article: Without mentioning him by name, former N...→

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

With Chicagoans clamoring for the exits of their government-imposed exiles, one key metric set by the city appears to still present a considerable challenge: t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Fal...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Plans To Fine Churches That Defied Stay-At-Home Order Rules To Hold Sunday Services

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Plans To Fine Churches That Defied Stay-At-Home Order Rules To Hold Sunday Services

“Certainly there were some churches that congregated in excess of the allowable number, and we will be taking action as to those individuals and those churches [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Plans To Fine Churc...→

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Churchgoers in Chicago could face citations pending a review for attending in-person services, according to the mayor's office. Read full article: Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' cor...→

Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June: Mayor Lighfoot

Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June: Mayor Lighfoot

Restaurants throughout the city of Chicago could reopen in June, but with notable changes, Mayor Lori Lightfoot told the Chicago Tribune Friday. One potential [...] Read full article: Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restaurants may reopen in June, sees hope for outdoor music and theater

Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restaurants may reopen in June, sees hope for outdoor music and theater

Chicago restaurants might be able to reopen in June and residents may be allowed to sit outside enjoying music, theater, and other outdoor activities, Mayor Lo [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restau...→

Lightfoot: Chicago staring down another $1 billion budget hole

A year into office, the mayor faces a budget gap similar to what she started with, and there are fewer options to fill it. Without federal aid, "we are going t [...] Read full article: Lightfoot: Chicago staring down another ...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

Fact check: Altered video shared online falsely suggests Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot supports ‘New World Order’ conspiracy

Fact check: Altered video shared online falsely suggests Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot supports ‘New World Order’ conspiracy

Social media users are taking a comment Lightfoot made in a 2019 video out of context to suggest she is part of a global scheme to overthrow U.S. democracy and [...] Read full article: Fact check: Altered video shared online ...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen  [...]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen [...]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen anytime soon, even while offering hope that some businesses could expand in the [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesda...→

Next phase of reopening Chicago will go slowly, keep lakefront closed, Lightfoot says

Next phase of reopening Chicago will go slowly, keep lakefront closed, Lightfoot says

During a virtual speech to the Economic Club of Chicago, the mayor said, "Unfortunately at this point, we will not be ready to reopen our lakefront" because a [...] Read full article: Next phase of reopening Chicago will go ...→

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

In the likely event that the new law is enacted, the fees will begin in July, banding Denver with at least 13 other cities in Colorado with similar fees or ban [...] Read full article: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayo...→

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

"First and foremost, we’ll be guided by what the public health data tells us. And hopefully, we’ll have a constructive conversation with CTU leadership," the m [...] Read full article: We won’t reopen teachers contract for Ch...→

Mayor Lightfoot, Chicago Teachers Union at Odds Over Plan to Reopen Schools

Mayor Lightfoot, Chicago Teachers Union at Odds Over Plan to Reopen Schools

An adamant Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot stated Monday that the city isn’t reopening the collective bargaining agreement it forged last fall with the Chicago Te [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot, Chicago Teachers Union ...→

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend f [...]

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend from cancer, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department confirmed in a tweet Sunday. E [...] Read full article: Cerritos City Councilman and former mayo...→

Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal 1985 bombing

The former Philadelphia mayor who led the city 3 1/2 decades ago when police dropped a bomb on a row house and caused an inferno that killed 11 people and dest [...] Read full article: Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Receive Honorary Degree For Northwestern University

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Receive Honorary Degree For Northwestern University

From dancing on TikTok to PSA videos and tweets, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has tried to use a little humor to get people to hear her message: Stay home, sav [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Receive ...→

Chicago postal worker dies of COVID-19

Chicago postal worker dies of COVID-19

Unique Clay, a mother of three who had just given birth a week earlier, is the first active letter carrier in Chicago to die of the virus, according to the Nat [...] Read full article: Chicago postal worker dies of COVID-19...→

San Diego City and County Direct $10 Million for Frontline Worker Childcare

San Diego City and County Direct $10 Million for Frontline Worker Childcare

The city and county of San Diego announced Friday that $10 million in federal stimulus funding will be directed toward expanding childcare services for workers [...] Read full article: San Diego City and County Direct $10 Mil...→

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city's five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for r...→

Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents to Fill Out Survey on Reopening

Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents to Fill Out Survey on Reopening

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday asked residents to take a survey to help the city gauge public opinion regarding stay-at-home orders and plans for reope [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents t...→

Will CPS Schools Return in the Fall? Mayor Lightfoot Says That Is the Goal

Will CPS Schools Return in the Fall? Mayor Lightfoot Says That Is the Goal

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she hopes city schools will be back in session in the fall – even if thing may look a little different than the school studen [...] Read full article: Will CPS Schools Return in the Fall? May...→

Here’s how Mayor Lori Lightfoot hopes to reopen Chicago

Here’s how Mayor Lori Lightfoot hopes to reopen Chicago

Like Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s plan, the mayor’s version has five phases — with Chicago stuck in Phase 2. But Lightfoot plans to reevaluate whether to move to the n [...] Read full article: Here’s how Mayor Lori Lightfoot hopes to...→

Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopening Chicago

Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopening Chicago

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday unveiled city-specific guidelines for reopening during the coronavirus pandemic. Lightfoot’s plan includes five phases, [...] Read full article: Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopenin...→

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is set to address the city at 1:30 p.m. on the latest  [...]

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is set to address the city at 1:30 p.m. on the latest [...]

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is set to address the city at 1:30 p.m. on the latest coronavirus updates. Watch here… Read full article: Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is set to addr...→

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus "control group" faces recall petition filed by poker pro

"[Goodman has] failed to responsibly represent her constituency, not only in her clear disregard for public health, but also in her support for the casino owne [...] Read full article: Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as ...→

Mayor Lightfoot: Nursing Home Employees Can Isolate At Chicago Hotels

Mayor Lightfoot: Nursing Home Employees Can Isolate At Chicago Hotels

“Chicago’s nursing home workers have been at the forefront of this unprecedented public health crisis as they continue to serve our most vulnerable residents a [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot: Nursing Home Employees ...→

22-year-old Chicago mom and youngest child of 2 city workers dies from COVID-19

22-year-old Chicago mom and youngest child of 2 city workers dies from COVID-19

Nyla Moore lost her battle to coronavirus after spending weeks on a ventilator. She dreamed of becoming a teacher and leaves behind a 2-year-old son. Read full article: 22-year-old Chicago mom and youngest chi...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

New York City's new coronavirus cases are dropping, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is concerned that the city will have difficulty reopening c [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford R...→

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

“It’s my job to communicate effectively and if my tone ever interferes with the substance that I’m saying, then I haven’t done my job,” Mayor Sam Liccardo said [...] Read full article: San Jose mayor apologizes to top black c...→

Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean City beach reopening | WTOP

Mayor Paul Kuhns warns visitors to Ocean City, Maryland, to keep in mind that if they should decide to visit Delaware, they’ll find closures in Rehoboth Beach. Read full article: Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean C...→

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

A conservative law firm is calling a new order in Kansas City, Missouri "Nazi-like" for requiring churches to "surveil, track, and spy" on anyone who attends a [...] Read full article: Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ po...→

Lightfoot rules out public safety cuts, but worried about state shortfall’s impact on state aid to Chicago

Lightfoot rules out public safety cuts, but worried about state shortfall’s impact on state aid to Chicago

A die-hard baseball fan and Sox season ticket holder, Lightfoot said Chicago is "probably in, like the 4th-inning" of its fight against the coronavirus "in a v [...] Read full article: Lightfoot rules out public safety cuts, ...→

Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths: Lightfoot

Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths: Lightfoot

The city of Chicago has reached a bleak milestone of 1,000 coronavirus-related deaths, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced on social media Monday. “These are more t [...] Read full article: Chicago Reaches ‘Painful Milestone’ of 1...→

Chicago reaches 1,000 COVID-19 deaths, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says

Chicago reaches 1,000 COVID-19 deaths, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says

The city of Chicago reached 1,000 COVID-19 deaths on Sunday, Mayor Lori Lightfoot told reporters on a conference call. Read full article: Chicago reaches 1,000 COVID-19 deaths, C...→

Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect in city

The mayor of Livermore criticized the judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect Gregory Vien, who was released from jail amid concerns for the [...] Read full article: Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision t...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot: a blowhard cracking a COVID-19 whip

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot: a blowhard cracking a COVID-19 whip

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot threatened citizens and city-goers with arrest, imprisonment and fines if they dared step foot into the streets, in violation of h [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot: a blowhard...→

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday that the city is looking ahead to what social distancing will look like in the coming months. Read full article: Mayor says city is working on summer pla...→

Mayor Lightfoot’s ‘solidarity pledge’ is a slap in the face to Chicago renters

Mayor Lightfoot’s ‘solidarity pledge’ is a slap in the face to Chicago renters

This nonbinding and totally unenforceable pledge allows landlords to say they’ll go easy on tenants while providing no substantive, universal relief. Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot’s ‘solidarity pledge’ is...→

Warm weather leads to more warnings about social distancing from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Mayor Lori Lightfoot

Warm weather leads to more warnings about social distancing from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Mayor Lori Lightfoot

Warmer weather brings people outside, as well as reminders from Gov. J.B. Pritzker that social distancing requirements remain in place because of the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Warm weather leads to more warnings abou...→