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Spreading food with a side of literacy, census education in Latino community

Spreading food with a side of literacy, census education in Latino community

An Elgin group is finding new ways to promote early literacy and educate Latino families about 2020 Census participation during the COVID-19 lockdown. Read full article: Spreading food with a side of literacy, ...→

Bronx church loses members to COVID-19, but continues to serve community

Bronx church loses members to COVID-19, but continues to serve community

Despite a heartbreaking loss of more than a dozen prominent members, a Bronx house of worship is continuing to give back to the community and families in need. [...] Read full article: Bronx church loses members to COVID-19, ...→

Taylor Swift takes aim at President Trump in powerful tweet

Taylor Swift takes aim at President Trump in powerful tweet

"After stoking the fires of white supremacy and racism your entire presidency, you have the nerve to feign moral superiority before threatening violence?" she [...] Read full article: Taylor Swift takes aim at President Trum...→

DuPage County Health Department offers guidance to essential businesses during COVID-19

DuPage County Health Department offers guidance to essential businesses during COVID-19

As the DuPage County Health Department works to slow the spread of COVID-19, essential businesses -- restaurants offering carryout and delivery, grocery stores [...] Read full article: DuPage County Health Department offers g...→

Law firm Jenner & Block sued for $3.8 million in unpaid rent, in first big Chicago office space leasing lawsuit of COVID-19 pandemic

Law firm Jenner & Block sued for $3.8 million in unpaid rent, in first big Chicago office space leasing lawsuit of COVID-19 pandemic

Building owner Heitman filed the lawsuit seeking to collect more than $3.8 million in missed rent. The law firm says it has the right to hold back April and Ma [...] Read full article: Law firm Jenner & Block sued for $3.8 mi...→

Lovell Federal Health Care Center to host town hall June 3; COVID-19 pandemic response part of discussion

Lovell Federal Health Care Center to host town hall June 3; COVID-19 pandemic response part of discussion

All are invited to participate in the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center's next Community Tele-Town Hall Wednesday, June 3. Read full article: Lovell Federal Health Care Center to hos...→

Community in Mourning After Army Reservist and His Mother Die Within Days of Each Other Due to COVID-19

Community in Mourning After Army Reservist and His Mother Die Within Days of Each Other Due to COVID-19

An Army reservist and his mother were honored at a visitation Wednesday at an Algonquin funeral home after both died of coronavirus-related complications withi [...] Read full article: Community in Mourning After Army Reservi...→

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

In recent days, Illinois health officials have begun posting a “recovery rate” on their coronavirus data website, and Gov. J.B. Pritzker discussed the new addi [...] Read full article: Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recov...→

Chicago To Spend $56 Million Hiring Hundreds Of COVID-19 Contact Tracers

Chicago To Spend $56 Million Hiring Hundreds Of COVID-19 Contact Tracers

Dr. Arwady and the mayor said contact tracers will make $20 an hour, supervisors $24 an hour. No prior experience is required. And all who take part will be tr [...] Read full article: Chicago To Spend $56 Million Hiring Hund...→

Chicago Community Trust grant to fund two Sun-Times newsroom positions

Chicago Community Trust grant to fund two Sun-Times newsroom positions

Elvia Malagón will cover social justice and income inequality issues while Brett Chase will tackle another newly created beat focusing on the environment and p [...] Read full article: Chicago Community Trust grant to fund tw...→

Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At Paramus Veterans Home, Where Dozens Of Residents Succumbed To COVID-19

Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At Paramus Veterans Home, Where Dozens Of Residents Succumbed To COVID-19

Outside the site of one of the biggest coronavirus outbreaks in the country, you'll hear the lonesome sound of Alex Saldana's trumpet. Read full article: Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At P...→

Santa Cruz Health Officials Investigate Four COVID-19  'Family Clusters'

Santa Cruz Health Officials Investigate Four COVID-19 'Family Clusters'

Health officials were investigating four distinct clusters of COVID-19 coronavirus cases traced to Santa Cruz family gatherings, county officials said. Read full article: Santa Cruz Health Officials Investigate ...→

Trump Announces U.S. Will End Support For World Health Organization During COVID-19 Pandemic

Trump Announces U.S. Will End Support For World Health Organization During COVID-19 Pandemic

President Donald Trump on Friday took aim at the World Health Organization and China, blaming both for their roles in the pandemic’s devastation. Read full article: Trump Announces U.S. Will End Support Fo...→

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Five of the 12 have already been interviewed, M. Hill Hammock, Chair of Cook County Health’s Board of Directors, said Friday. Read full article: Cook County Health narrows CEO field to ...→

How viral videos of killings of black men takes a toll on black male mental health

How viral videos of killings of black men takes a toll on black male mental health

Viral video of the killing of black men takes a toll on black male mental health, according to experts. Read full article: How viral videos of killings of black me...→

Chicago Businesses Prepare For Phase 3 As COVID-19 Restrictions Continue

Chicago Businesses Prepare For Phase 3 As COVID-19 Restrictions Continue

"Let's be clear. Under no circumstances should a move to Phase 3 be confused with crisis over because it is not. COVID-19 is still very much a part of our pres [...] Read full article: Chicago Businesses Prepare For Phase 3 A...→

Trump takes aim at Twitter employee amid crusade against company for labeling tweets with a fact check

Trump takes aim at Twitter employee amid crusade against company for labeling tweets with a fact check

Twitter has said no one person is responsible for applying a "get the facts" label to Trump's "misleading" tweets about mail-in voting. Read full article: Trump takes aim at Twitter employee amid...→

Chicago Gyms Adjust To COVID-19 Restrictions To Reopen In June

Chicago Gyms Adjust To COVID-19 Restrictions To Reopen In June

"I will definitely go to the gym, see how the new layout is and check the protocols they've put in place and really determine if I feel like what they've put i [...] Read full article: Chicago Gyms Adjust To COVID-19 Restrict...→

COVID-19 Casualty: Baylor Scott & White Health Laying Off 3% Of Its Workforce

COVID-19 Casualty: Baylor Scott & White Health Laying Off 3% Of Its Workforce

The coronavirus pandemic hasn't spared some healthcare professionals from losing their jobs, and now 3% of Baylor Scott & White Health will experience just tha [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Casualty: Baylor Scott & White ...→

'First wave' of COVID-19 not over, World Health Organization official says

'First wave' of COVID-19 not over, World Health Organization official says

As Brazil and India struggle with surging coronavirus cases, a top health expert is warning that the world is still smack in the middle of the pandemic. Read full article: 'First wave' of COVID-19 not over, World...→

Chicago clergy on seeking God in the age of COVID-19: ‘The church has left the building’ (LIVE UPDATES)

Chicago clergy on seeking God in the age of COVID-19: ‘The church has left the building’ (LIVE UPDATES)

Reporter Maudlyne Ihejirika has the full story.... LOUISVILLE, Ill. — Point by point, the judge in downstate Clay County on Friday ticked off the many ways he [...] Read full article: Chicago clergy on seeking God in the age...→

Citing Rise In COVID-19 Cases, Alameda County Officials Leave Current Health Order In Place

Citing Rise In COVID-19 Cases, Alameda County Officials Leave Current Health Order In Place

Health officials in Alameda County on Friday confirmed that they would not be easing the current coronavirus shelter order as much of California progressed tow [...] Read full article: Citing Rise In COVID-19 Cases, Alameda C...→

College of DuPage launches DuPage Community COVID-19 Digital Archive

College of DuPage launches DuPage Community COVID-19 Digital Archive

College of DuPage in partnership with DuPage County invites local residents to share their personal experiences living through the COVID-19 pandemic. The DuPag [...] Read full article: College of DuPage launches DuPage Commun...→

Trump takes aim at WHO as US economic outlook worsens

Trump announced that the United States will end its support for WHO, charging it didn't respond adequately to the health crisis because of China's “total contr [...] Read full article: Trump takes aim at WHO as US economic ou...→

Liberal media takes ghoulish delight linking Trump to COVID-19 deaths

Liberal media takes ghoulish delight linking Trump to COVID-19 deaths

Is it me or do the media seem almost giddy, in a macabre way, that America has passed the 100,000 mark in deaths attributed to the coronavirus? Read full article: Liberal media takes ghoulish delight lin...→

1 more COVID-19 case in Chicago Police Department

1 more COVID-19 case in Chicago Police Department

Of the 552 total confirmed cases, 522 are officers and 30 are civilian employees, police said. Read full article: 1 more COVID-19 case in Chicago Police D...→

Executive order takes aim at social media companies

Executive order takes aim at social media companies

The president and attorney general said the administration is working on legislation, too. Read full article: Executive order takes aim at social medi...→

Blue Shield of California Provides Grants to Community Groups Supporting Youth Mental Health

Blue Shield of California Provides Grants to Community Groups Supporting Youth Mental Health

Blue Shield of California announced a $300,000 grant to nonprofit organizations providing mental health support in San Diego and Almeda counties. Read full article: Blue Shield of California Provides Grant...→

Nick Cordero's wife gives health update on his health struggles following COVID-19 battle

Nick Cordero's wife gives health update on his health struggles following COVID-19 battle

Nick Cordero’s wife, Amanda Kloots, shared an update on his health condition as he continues to battle a nasty lung infection brought on by his prolonged fight [...] Read full article: Nick Cordero's wife gives health update ...→

Fears of Canadian condom shortage mask Covid-19’s real sexual health crisis

Fears of Canadian condom shortage mask Covid-19’s real sexual health crisis

Canada’s health care providers are warning that coronavirus shutdowns are negatively influencing another outbreak: sexually transmitted diseases. Read full article: Fears of Canadian condom shortage mask C...→

City’s composting program takes huge funding hit due to COVID-19

City’s composting program takes huge funding hit due to COVID-19

Coronavirus budget cuts have ended the city's composting program, but groups are fighting to try to get some of that money back by using #SaveOurCompost. Read full article: City’s composting program takes huge fun...→

Spreading food with a side of literacy, census education in Latino community

Spreading food with a side of literacy, census education in Latino community

An Elgin group is finding new ways to promote early literacy and educate Latino families about 2020 Census participation during the COVID-19 lockdown. Read full article: Spreading food with a side of literacy, ...→

Citing Rise In COVID-19 Cases, Alameda County Officials Leave Current Health Order In Place

Citing Rise In COVID-19 Cases, Alameda County Officials Leave Current Health Order In Place

Health officials in Alameda County on Friday confirmed that they would not be easing the current coronavirus shelter order as much of California progressed tow [...] Read full article: Citing Rise In COVID-19 Cases, Alameda C...→

Trump Announces U.S. Will End Support For World Health Organization During COVID-19 Pandemic

Trump Announces U.S. Will End Support For World Health Organization During COVID-19 Pandemic

President Donald Trump on Friday took aim at the World Health Organization and China, blaming both for their roles in the pandemic’s devastation. Read full article: Trump Announces U.S. Will End Support Fo...→

Trump takes aim at WHO as US economic outlook worsens

Trump announced that the United States will end its support for WHO, charging it didn't respond adequately to the health crisis because of China's “total contr [...] Read full article: Trump takes aim at WHO as US economic ou...→

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Five of the 12 have already been interviewed, M. Hill Hammock, Chair of Cook County Health’s Board of Directors, said Friday. Read full article: Cook County Health narrows CEO field to ...→

DuPage County Health Department offers guidance to essential businesses during COVID-19

DuPage County Health Department offers guidance to essential businesses during COVID-19

As the DuPage County Health Department works to slow the spread of COVID-19, essential businesses -- restaurants offering carryout and delivery, grocery stores [...] Read full article: DuPage County Health Department offers g...→

How viral videos of killings of black men takes a toll on black male mental health

How viral videos of killings of black men takes a toll on black male mental health

Viral video of the killing of black men takes a toll on black male mental health, according to experts. Read full article: How viral videos of killings of black me...→

Lovell Federal Health Care Center to host town hall June 3; COVID-19 pandemic response part of discussion

Lovell Federal Health Care Center to host town hall June 3; COVID-19 pandemic response part of discussion

All are invited to participate in the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center's next Community Tele-Town Hall Wednesday, June 3. Read full article: Lovell Federal Health Care Center to hos...→

Executive order takes aim at social media companies

Executive order takes aim at social media companies

The president and attorney general said the administration is working on legislation, too. Read full article: Executive order takes aim at social medi...→

Chicago Gyms Adjust To COVID-19 Restrictions To Reopen In June

Chicago Gyms Adjust To COVID-19 Restrictions To Reopen In June

"I will definitely go to the gym, see how the new layout is and check the protocols they've put in place and really determine if I feel like what they've put i [...] Read full article: Chicago Gyms Adjust To COVID-19 Restrict...→

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

In recent days, Illinois health officials have begun posting a “recovery rate” on their coronavirus data website, and Gov. J.B. Pritzker discussed the new addi [...] Read full article: Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recov...→

COVID-19 Casualty: Baylor Scott & White Health Laying Off 3% Of Its Workforce

COVID-19 Casualty: Baylor Scott & White Health Laying Off 3% Of Its Workforce

The coronavirus pandemic hasn't spared some healthcare professionals from losing their jobs, and now 3% of Baylor Scott & White Health will experience just tha [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Casualty: Baylor Scott & White ...→

Chicago Community Trust grant to fund two Sun-Times newsroom positions

Chicago Community Trust grant to fund two Sun-Times newsroom positions

Elvia Malagón will cover social justice and income inequality issues while Brett Chase will tackle another newly created beat focusing on the environment and p [...] Read full article: Chicago Community Trust grant to fund tw...→

Fears of Canadian condom shortage mask Covid-19’s real sexual health crisis

Fears of Canadian condom shortage mask Covid-19’s real sexual health crisis

Canada’s health care providers are warning that coronavirus shutdowns are negatively influencing another outbreak: sexually transmitted diseases. Read full article: Fears of Canadian condom shortage mask C...→

Santa Cruz Health Officials Investigate Four COVID-19  'Family Clusters'

Santa Cruz Health Officials Investigate Four COVID-19 'Family Clusters'

Health officials were investigating four distinct clusters of COVID-19 coronavirus cases traced to Santa Cruz family gatherings, county officials said. Read full article: Santa Cruz Health Officials Investigate ...→

City’s composting program takes huge funding hit due to COVID-19

City’s composting program takes huge funding hit due to COVID-19

Coronavirus budget cuts have ended the city's composting program, but groups are fighting to try to get some of that money back by using #SaveOurCompost. Read full article: City’s composting program takes huge fun...→

Bronx church loses members to COVID-19, but continues to serve community

Bronx church loses members to COVID-19, but continues to serve community

Despite a heartbreaking loss of more than a dozen prominent members, a Bronx house of worship is continuing to give back to the community and families in need. [...] Read full article: Bronx church loses members to COVID-19, ...→

College of DuPage launches DuPage Community COVID-19 Digital Archive

College of DuPage launches DuPage Community COVID-19 Digital Archive

College of DuPage in partnership with DuPage County invites local residents to share their personal experiences living through the COVID-19 pandemic. The DuPag [...] Read full article: College of DuPage launches DuPage Commun...→

Taylor Swift takes aim at President Trump in powerful tweet

Taylor Swift takes aim at President Trump in powerful tweet

"After stoking the fires of white supremacy and racism your entire presidency, you have the nerve to feign moral superiority before threatening violence?" she [...] Read full article: Taylor Swift takes aim at President Trum...→

Liberal media takes ghoulish delight linking Trump to COVID-19 deaths

Liberal media takes ghoulish delight linking Trump to COVID-19 deaths

Is it me or do the media seem almost giddy, in a macabre way, that America has passed the 100,000 mark in deaths attributed to the coronavirus? Read full article: Liberal media takes ghoulish delight lin...→

Law firm Jenner & Block sued for $3.8 million in unpaid rent, in first big Chicago office space leasing lawsuit of COVID-19 pandemic

Law firm Jenner & Block sued for $3.8 million in unpaid rent, in first big Chicago office space leasing lawsuit of COVID-19 pandemic

Building owner Heitman filed the lawsuit seeking to collect more than $3.8 million in missed rent. The law firm says it has the right to hold back April and Ma [...] Read full article: Law firm Jenner & Block sued for $3.8 mi...→

1 more COVID-19 case in Chicago Police Department

1 more COVID-19 case in Chicago Police Department

Of the 552 total confirmed cases, 522 are officers and 30 are civilian employees, police said. Read full article: 1 more COVID-19 case in Chicago Police D...→

Chicago Businesses Prepare For Phase 3 As COVID-19 Restrictions Continue

Chicago Businesses Prepare For Phase 3 As COVID-19 Restrictions Continue

"Let's be clear. Under no circumstances should a move to Phase 3 be confused with crisis over because it is not. COVID-19 is still very much a part of our pres [...] Read full article: Chicago Businesses Prepare For Phase 3 A...→

Blue Shield of California Provides Grants to Community Groups Supporting Youth Mental Health

Blue Shield of California Provides Grants to Community Groups Supporting Youth Mental Health

Blue Shield of California announced a $300,000 grant to nonprofit organizations providing mental health support in San Diego and Almeda counties. Read full article: Blue Shield of California Provides Grant...→

Trump takes aim at Twitter employee amid crusade against company for labeling tweets with a fact check

Trump takes aim at Twitter employee amid crusade against company for labeling tweets with a fact check

Twitter has said no one person is responsible for applying a "get the facts" label to Trump's "misleading" tweets about mail-in voting. Read full article: Trump takes aim at Twitter employee amid...→

Community in Mourning After Army Reservist and His Mother Die Within Days of Each Other Due to COVID-19

Community in Mourning After Army Reservist and His Mother Die Within Days of Each Other Due to COVID-19

An Army reservist and his mother were honored at a visitation Wednesday at an Algonquin funeral home after both died of coronavirus-related complications withi [...] Read full article: Community in Mourning After Army Reservi...→

Chicago To Spend $56 Million Hiring Hundreds Of COVID-19 Contact Tracers

Chicago To Spend $56 Million Hiring Hundreds Of COVID-19 Contact Tracers

Dr. Arwady and the mayor said contact tracers will make $20 an hour, supervisors $24 an hour. No prior experience is required. And all who take part will be tr [...] Read full article: Chicago To Spend $56 Million Hiring Hund...→

Nick Cordero's wife gives health update on his health struggles following COVID-19 battle

Nick Cordero's wife gives health update on his health struggles following COVID-19 battle

Nick Cordero’s wife, Amanda Kloots, shared an update on his health condition as he continues to battle a nasty lung infection brought on by his prolonged fight [...] Read full article: Nick Cordero's wife gives health update ...→

'First wave' of COVID-19 not over, World Health Organization official says

'First wave' of COVID-19 not over, World Health Organization official says

As Brazil and India struggle with surging coronavirus cases, a top health expert is warning that the world is still smack in the middle of the pandemic. Read full article: 'First wave' of COVID-19 not over, World...→

Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At Paramus Veterans Home, Where Dozens Of Residents Succumbed To COVID-19

Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At Paramus Veterans Home, Where Dozens Of Residents Succumbed To COVID-19

Outside the site of one of the biggest coronavirus outbreaks in the country, you'll hear the lonesome sound of Alex Saldana's trumpet. Read full article: Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At P...→

Chicago clergy on seeking God in the age of COVID-19: ‘The church has left the building’ (LIVE UPDATES)

Chicago clergy on seeking God in the age of COVID-19: ‘The church has left the building’ (LIVE UPDATES)

Reporter Maudlyne Ihejirika has the full story.... LOUISVILLE, Ill. — Point by point, the judge in downstate Clay County on Friday ticked off the many ways he [...] Read full article: Chicago clergy on seeking God in the age...→

Spreading food with a side of literacy, census education in Latino community

Spreading food with a side of literacy, census education in Latino community

An Elgin group is finding new ways to promote early literacy and educate Latino families about 2020 Census participation during the COVID-19 lockdown. Read full article: Spreading food with a side of literacy, ...→

Citing Rise In COVID-19 Cases, Alameda County Officials Leave Current Health Order In Place

Citing Rise In COVID-19 Cases, Alameda County Officials Leave Current Health Order In Place

Health officials in Alameda County on Friday confirmed that they would not be easing the current coronavirus shelter order as much of California progressed tow [...] Read full article: Citing Rise In COVID-19 Cases, Alameda C...→

Bronx church loses members to COVID-19, but continues to serve community

Bronx church loses members to COVID-19, but continues to serve community

Despite a heartbreaking loss of more than a dozen prominent members, a Bronx house of worship is continuing to give back to the community and families in need. [...] Read full article: Bronx church loses members to COVID-19, ...→

Trump Announces U.S. Will End Support For World Health Organization During COVID-19 Pandemic

Trump Announces U.S. Will End Support For World Health Organization During COVID-19 Pandemic

President Donald Trump on Friday took aim at the World Health Organization and China, blaming both for their roles in the pandemic’s devastation. Read full article: Trump Announces U.S. Will End Support Fo...→

College of DuPage launches DuPage Community COVID-19 Digital Archive

College of DuPage launches DuPage Community COVID-19 Digital Archive

College of DuPage in partnership with DuPage County invites local residents to share their personal experiences living through the COVID-19 pandemic. The DuPag [...] Read full article: College of DuPage launches DuPage Commun...→

Trump takes aim at WHO as US economic outlook worsens

Trump announced that the United States will end its support for WHO, charging it didn't respond adequately to the health crisis because of China's “total contr [...] Read full article: Trump takes aim at WHO as US economic ou...→

Taylor Swift takes aim at President Trump in powerful tweet

Taylor Swift takes aim at President Trump in powerful tweet

"After stoking the fires of white supremacy and racism your entire presidency, you have the nerve to feign moral superiority before threatening violence?" she [...] Read full article: Taylor Swift takes aim at President Trum...→

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Five of the 12 have already been interviewed, M. Hill Hammock, Chair of Cook County Health’s Board of Directors, said Friday. Read full article: Cook County Health narrows CEO field to ...→

Liberal media takes ghoulish delight linking Trump to COVID-19 deaths

Liberal media takes ghoulish delight linking Trump to COVID-19 deaths

Is it me or do the media seem almost giddy, in a macabre way, that America has passed the 100,000 mark in deaths attributed to the coronavirus? Read full article: Liberal media takes ghoulish delight lin...→

DuPage County Health Department offers guidance to essential businesses during COVID-19

DuPage County Health Department offers guidance to essential businesses during COVID-19

As the DuPage County Health Department works to slow the spread of COVID-19, essential businesses -- restaurants offering carryout and delivery, grocery stores [...] Read full article: DuPage County Health Department offers g...→

Law firm Jenner & Block sued for $3.8 million in unpaid rent, in first big Chicago office space leasing lawsuit of COVID-19 pandemic

Law firm Jenner & Block sued for $3.8 million in unpaid rent, in first big Chicago office space leasing lawsuit of COVID-19 pandemic

Building owner Heitman filed the lawsuit seeking to collect more than $3.8 million in missed rent. The law firm says it has the right to hold back April and Ma [...] Read full article: Law firm Jenner & Block sued for $3.8 mi...→

How viral videos of killings of black men takes a toll on black male mental health

How viral videos of killings of black men takes a toll on black male mental health

Viral video of the killing of black men takes a toll on black male mental health, according to experts. Read full article: How viral videos of killings of black me...→

1 more COVID-19 case in Chicago Police Department

1 more COVID-19 case in Chicago Police Department

Of the 552 total confirmed cases, 522 are officers and 30 are civilian employees, police said. Read full article: 1 more COVID-19 case in Chicago Police D...→

Lovell Federal Health Care Center to host town hall June 3; COVID-19 pandemic response part of discussion

Lovell Federal Health Care Center to host town hall June 3; COVID-19 pandemic response part of discussion

All are invited to participate in the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center's next Community Tele-Town Hall Wednesday, June 3. Read full article: Lovell Federal Health Care Center to hos...→

Chicago Businesses Prepare For Phase 3 As COVID-19 Restrictions Continue

Chicago Businesses Prepare For Phase 3 As COVID-19 Restrictions Continue

"Let's be clear. Under no circumstances should a move to Phase 3 be confused with crisis over because it is not. COVID-19 is still very much a part of our pres [...] Read full article: Chicago Businesses Prepare For Phase 3 A...→

Executive order takes aim at social media companies

Executive order takes aim at social media companies

The president and attorney general said the administration is working on legislation, too. Read full article: Executive order takes aim at social medi...→

Blue Shield of California Provides Grants to Community Groups Supporting Youth Mental Health

Blue Shield of California Provides Grants to Community Groups Supporting Youth Mental Health

Blue Shield of California announced a $300,000 grant to nonprofit organizations providing mental health support in San Diego and Almeda counties. Read full article: Blue Shield of California Provides Grant...→

Trump takes aim at Twitter employee amid crusade against company for labeling tweets with a fact check

Trump takes aim at Twitter employee amid crusade against company for labeling tweets with a fact check

Twitter has said no one person is responsible for applying a "get the facts" label to Trump's "misleading" tweets about mail-in voting. Read full article: Trump takes aim at Twitter employee amid...→

Community in Mourning After Army Reservist and His Mother Die Within Days of Each Other Due to COVID-19

Community in Mourning After Army Reservist and His Mother Die Within Days of Each Other Due to COVID-19

An Army reservist and his mother were honored at a visitation Wednesday at an Algonquin funeral home after both died of coronavirus-related complications withi [...] Read full article: Community in Mourning After Army Reservi...→

Chicago Gyms Adjust To COVID-19 Restrictions To Reopen In June

Chicago Gyms Adjust To COVID-19 Restrictions To Reopen In June

"I will definitely go to the gym, see how the new layout is and check the protocols they've put in place and really determine if I feel like what they've put i [...] Read full article: Chicago Gyms Adjust To COVID-19 Restrict...→

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

In recent days, Illinois health officials have begun posting a “recovery rate” on their coronavirus data website, and Gov. J.B. Pritzker discussed the new addi [...] Read full article: Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recov...→

Chicago To Spend $56 Million Hiring Hundreds Of COVID-19 Contact Tracers

Chicago To Spend $56 Million Hiring Hundreds Of COVID-19 Contact Tracers

Dr. Arwady and the mayor said contact tracers will make $20 an hour, supervisors $24 an hour. No prior experience is required. And all who take part will be tr [...] Read full article: Chicago To Spend $56 Million Hiring Hund...→

COVID-19 Casualty: Baylor Scott & White Health Laying Off 3% Of Its Workforce

COVID-19 Casualty: Baylor Scott & White Health Laying Off 3% Of Its Workforce

The coronavirus pandemic hasn't spared some healthcare professionals from losing their jobs, and now 3% of Baylor Scott & White Health will experience just tha [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Casualty: Baylor Scott & White ...→

Nick Cordero's wife gives health update on his health struggles following COVID-19 battle

Nick Cordero's wife gives health update on his health struggles following COVID-19 battle

Nick Cordero’s wife, Amanda Kloots, shared an update on his health condition as he continues to battle a nasty lung infection brought on by his prolonged fight [...] Read full article: Nick Cordero's wife gives health update ...→

Chicago Community Trust grant to fund two Sun-Times newsroom positions

Chicago Community Trust grant to fund two Sun-Times newsroom positions

Elvia Malagón will cover social justice and income inequality issues while Brett Chase will tackle another newly created beat focusing on the environment and p [...] Read full article: Chicago Community Trust grant to fund tw...→

'First wave' of COVID-19 not over, World Health Organization official says

'First wave' of COVID-19 not over, World Health Organization official says

As Brazil and India struggle with surging coronavirus cases, a top health expert is warning that the world is still smack in the middle of the pandemic. Read full article: 'First wave' of COVID-19 not over, World...→

Fears of Canadian condom shortage mask Covid-19’s real sexual health crisis

Fears of Canadian condom shortage mask Covid-19’s real sexual health crisis

Canada’s health care providers are warning that coronavirus shutdowns are negatively influencing another outbreak: sexually transmitted diseases. Read full article: Fears of Canadian condom shortage mask C...→

Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At Paramus Veterans Home, Where Dozens Of Residents Succumbed To COVID-19

Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At Paramus Veterans Home, Where Dozens Of Residents Succumbed To COVID-19

Outside the site of one of the biggest coronavirus outbreaks in the country, you'll hear the lonesome sound of Alex Saldana's trumpet. Read full article: Memorial Day Takes On Added Meaning At P...→

Santa Cruz Health Officials Investigate Four COVID-19  'Family Clusters'

Santa Cruz Health Officials Investigate Four COVID-19 'Family Clusters'

Health officials were investigating four distinct clusters of COVID-19 coronavirus cases traced to Santa Cruz family gatherings, county officials said. Read full article: Santa Cruz Health Officials Investigate ...→

Chicago clergy on seeking God in the age of COVID-19: ‘The church has left the building’ (LIVE UPDATES)

Chicago clergy on seeking God in the age of COVID-19: ‘The church has left the building’ (LIVE UPDATES)

Reporter Maudlyne Ihejirika has the full story.... LOUISVILLE, Ill. — Point by point, the judge in downstate Clay County on Friday ticked off the many ways he [...] Read full article: Chicago clergy on seeking God in the age...→

City’s composting program takes huge funding hit due to COVID-19

City’s composting program takes huge funding hit due to COVID-19

Coronavirus budget cuts have ended the city's composting program, but groups are fighting to try to get some of that money back by using #SaveOurCompost. Read full article: City’s composting program takes huge fun...→