Gov. J.B. Pritzker speaks at his daily COVID-19 briefing on Oct. 30, 2020. (WTTW News)

“It’s unfortunate,” Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Friday. “Look, this disease is unrelenting, it doesn’t care about what the location is and what we’re trying to do here is to limit the cases, the hospitalizations and the deaths.”

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Chicago is looking for creative ways to extend outdoor dining into winter. (JillWellington / Pixabay)

In a bid to keep restaurants open once cold weather hits, the city has launched a competition aimed at generating creative, yet feasible, ways to extend outdoor dining into Chicago’s winter. 


We get a taste of what some restaurant industry players experienced Wednesday as Chicago moved info phase three of its reopening plan.