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Museums reopen, Wrigley Field back to 100 percent capacity as city embraces return to normal

7 days ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - The sounds of laughter and crowds returned in full force to Chicago on Friday as Illinois has entered Phase 5 in the state's COVID-19 recovery plan, thanks to a high vaccination rate and consistent decline in cases and hospitalizations.
"I'm pretty happy about it. It's good to be able to see everybody," visitor Khloe Nussbaum said.
All 32,000 creatures at Shedd Aquarium joined a jubilant staff in welcoming people back into museums.
"It feels like New Year's Eve for the staff. We are just so incredibly joyful to welcome people back in to see the animals," employee Andrea Rodgers...
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