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Former Arlington Heights Resident/Cook County Jail Inmate Awaiting Trial Dies at Stroger Hospital with Advanced Cancer, Coronavirus Symptoms and Positive COVID-19 Test

1,211 An Arlington Heights male jail inmate with advanced cancer, who was awaiting trial for his second bar fight, died Tuesday May 5, 2020 after being admitted to Stroger Hospital with COVID-19 symptoms in April […]

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Store Manager of the Elgin Butera at Tyler Creek Plaza Dies of Coronavirus COVID-19, Day After Wife with Coronavirus Leaves ICU at Same Hospital

5,508 Emilio Cuahquentzi, 50, the manager of a Butera grocery store at Tyler Creek Plaza in Elgin, died Thursday, April 30, 2020. Emilio Cuahquentzi, of Rockford was in good health until he started feeling sick […]

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District 214 Announces Death of High School Student Likely from Coronavirus COVID-19 Complications, and Another Student in ICU Due to COVID-19

29,489 A student death (likely due to Coronavirus COVID-19) was announced on Saturday, April 18, 2020 in the ninth paragraph of an eleven-paragraph email to District 214 parents. The letter began with information about cancellation […]

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Second Chicago Police Officer Dies from Coronavirus COVID-19 — Detective from Area Central Bureau of Detectives

1,233 The Chicago Police Department on Friday, April 10, 2020 announced that a second Chicago police officer died from Coronavirus COVID-19. The police officer was a sergeant in the Area Central Detective Division. His identity […]

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ABC News: Expert Says Illness Severity Is Virus Dose-Dependent as Doctors, Nurses Are Contracting Coronavirus at Alarming Rate

4,733 At least 140 employees at one hospital alone, Brigham and Women’s in Boston, tested positive for coronavirus as workers around the country work tirelessly to help COVID-19 patients. Dr. Joshua D. Raninowitz, M.D., Ph.D […]

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Chicago Police Narcotics Detective — a 21 Year Veteran — Dies from Complications of Coronavirus COVID-19

1,685 Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Interim Chicago Police Supt. Charlie Beck, and Chicago Fraternal Order of Police president Kevin Graham announce the death of Chicago Police Officer Marco DiFranco, who succumbed to COVID-19. The Chicago Police […]

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Singer Songwriter Adam Schlesinger, 52, Co-Founder of Fountains of Wayne (“Stacy’s Mom”) Dies of Coronavirus COVID-19 After 2 Weeks on Ventilator

624 Official video of Fountains of Wayne performing Stacy’s Mom from the album Welcome Interstate Managers. Adam Schlesinger, the co-founder and singer connected to pop-rock band Fountains of Wayne and the Oscar-nominated songwriter (e.g., Stacy’s […]

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Northwest Community Hospital Announces First Death of Patient Confirmed to Have Coronavirus Disease on Friday, March 27, 2020

2,254 Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) announced Friday morning March 27, 2020 the death of a patient, who was confirmed to have coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The patient, who had severe underlying health conditions, was admitted […]