Across the country, states reporting racial data indicate similar trends, with overwhelmingly high rates of infection within the Latino population.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot said the additional sites will enable the city to perform up to 10,000 COVID-19 tests per day by the end of the month.
Police are warning Little Village residents of recent catalytic converter thefts on the Southwest Side.
The suburban developer behind a botched smokestack implosion in Chicago faces a new $2,500 fine for allowing “silty water” into the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal, according to health officials.
A woman walked up and shot two other women in Little Village on Saturday.
The Illinois attorney general’s office on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against a developer and two contractors for the release of contaminants during the implosion of a smokestack at a defunct Chicago power station.
There were long lines outside a popular tortilla shop in Little Village on Monday after word got out that the company was closing temporarily because of a coronavirus outbreak.
A 26-year-old Little Village man turned himself in to Chicago police Saturday hours after he allegedly struck and killed a pedestrian, Cook County prosecutors said Monday.
An Illinois agency has referred an enforcement action against a company whose demolition of a coal plant caused a dust cloud to cover parts of Chicago neighborhood.
An immigration protest in Little Village on Wednesday spiraled out of control.
A developer and two contractors overseeing the destruction of a defunct coal plant’s smokestack that covered a southwest side neighborhood in dust face nearly $70,000 in fines, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Friday.
The company whose weekend demolition of a former coal plant in Little Village sent a massive cloud of dust into Chicago’s nearby neighborhood apologized for causing “anxiety and fear.”
A 17-year-old boy and his dog were fatally shot while out for a walk Tuesday in Little Village on the Southwest Side, police said.
There is a huge mess in Little Village after a planned demolition at the former Crawford Coal Plant left the community covered in dust.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot halted all non-emergency demolition at a coal plant after dust coated a neighborhood next to the site.
The blaze broke out about 2:16 a.m. at a two-flat residential building in the 2500 block of South Albany Avenue, according to Chicago police and fire officials.
Eight more people in Cook County have died from coronavirus.
Area Central detectives are conducting a death investigation.
A body was pulled from the South Branch of the Chicago River in Little Village.
A 19-year-old man wounded during an exchange of gunfire with Chicago police Sunday in Little Village was charged with attempted murder.