South Chicago shooting: Man, 19, hurt in shootout with off-duty police officer charged in attempted carjacking – ABC7 Chicago

A 19-year-old man was hurt in a South Chicago shooting involving an off-duty police officer; the man was later charged for reportedly trying to carjack the cop. — Read on

Why One School Is Turning To Outdoor Classrooms Amid Coronavirus | Wheaton, IL Patch

Why One School Is Turning To Outdoor Classrooms… – Wheaton, IL – “When there’s a lot of stress and chaos in the world, we find that it’s really helpful to be out in nature,” Brenna McLachlan said. — Read on

Mother of missing Illinois 5-year-old not talking to police – Story | WTXF

The mother of a missing Crystal Lake boy is being “uncooperative” with investigators as they entered their fifth day of searching for the child. — Read on