Granddaughter’s non-profit efforts keeping Chicago Defender spirit alive

February 20, 2021 - 20:47
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Myiti Sengstacke-Rice, a Governors State University doctoral student, is passionate about Chicago's Black history. She grew up in a family of innovators who changed Chicago’s demographic landscape and the lives of millions of African Americans. Sengstacke-Rice, CEO of Chicago Defender Charities, is a living link to the Sengstacke family publishing dynasty, which founded the iconic “Chicago Defender,” once the nation’s leading African American newspaper.

COVID-19 numbers: Feb. 19

February 20, 2021 - 00:57
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This graph shows the state's progress in receiving and administering COVID-19 vaccines. The scale on the right is the measure of vaccine doses received. The scale on the left is the measure of doses administered and the seven-day rolling average of administered doses.

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