A suburban Chicago school district has said students of color will get the first chance to return for in-person learning when schools reopen, citing "a pandemic" of "inequity and racism, and classism" that preceded COVID-19.
Rhonda Celenza, owner of Pilates Connection, talks about how her business has adapted and fared during the pandemic.
Lorriecia Pearson of Lolo's Kitchen talks about how her business has fared during the pandemic.
The Facebook Live video was recorded Wednesday afternoon, which has garnered over 140,000 views and a lot of support from the community.
As Evanston reels from its third fatal shooting in a week, detectives are investigating whether the latest homicide on Sunday was retaliation for a fatal shooting the day before.
Grace Sarkor talks about giving back to her community with and Evanston food drive.
A 20-year-old man was killed and another man wounded early Thursday in a shooting near the CTA Howard Red Line station on Chicago’s border with Evanston, police said.
Evanston Township High School Principal Marcus Campbell talks about the decision to hold classes virtually this fall.
Chicago, Evanston and now Asheville, North Carolina have all approved plans to provide reparations for their histories of racism and discrimination.
A family was displaced due to a fire at a home Saturday in north suburban Evanston.
Sandy Lewis-Kadri talks about how her hair salon has been faring during the pandemic.
A 31-year-old Chicago man died after being pulled from the water Monday evening in Lake Michigan at a beach in Evanston.
A north suburban Evanston man is facing a felony weapons charge after an hours-long armed standoff with a SWAT team Wednesday night in Rogers Park on the North Side.
The pair, who are related, were found about 11:30 a.m. in Chicago, according to Evanston police.
An Evanston business owner is facing charges after allegedly fraudulently applying for more than $400,000 in aid from the CARES Act Payroll Protection Program.
A man is facing charges after a traffic stop last week in north suburban Evanston.
Two executives of an Evanston auto loan company are charged with misappropriating more than $5 million in company funds, funneling the money to themselves and relatives and even using some of the cash to pay for a lake house in Michigan.
A 24-year-old man who allegedly shot a woman in her chest last month in Evanston has been arrested in downstate Bloomington, police said.
Aydin Dincer, owner of Prairie Joe's, talks about how his restaurant has been impacted by the COVID-19 lockdown.
Northwestern University has furloughed 250 workers and suspended contributions to employee retirement funds as it reports a $90 million budget shortfall due to the coronavirus pandemic, officials announced Monday.