In Chicago, COVID-19 Concerns Cancel Another McCormick Place Convention"It is the first time in 100 years that the National Restaurant Association show has not taken place."
What's Considered An 'Essential Business' During The COVID-19 Outbreak?"The intent of the EO (executive order) is to ensure that the maximum number of people self-isolate in their places of residence. Even essential businesses and operations should promote telecommuting whenever possible."
Volunteers Sew Masks For Healthcare Workers Facing Shortages“Whatever it takes to get the job done, that's what I want to do,” said Purdue, 57, whose daughter works at the women's hospital in Evansville, Indiana.
Coronavirus In Chicago: Jewel-Osco Adding Sneeze Guards, 'Social Distancing' Markers To Protect Employees, Shoppers From COVID-19“We recognize that we provide an essential service to our communities and we are doing everything we can to provide a safe, secure and comfortable shopping space for our valued customers and our associates.,” said Mike Withers, President of Jewel-Osco.
Couple Says They Can't Get Their Money Back From Venue After Wedding Was Canceled Due To Coronavirus ClosuresWe met one couple who not only face the loss of their income – but also prepaid for their wedding and can’t get any of their money back.
'I Need $50K By Next Tuesday:' Chicago Small Businesses Hurting Because Of COVID-19"We really cold use some tax breaks."
Fitness Enthusiasts Think Outside The Gym During Coronavirus PandemicMany are turning to online classes, grabbing bleach bottles as makeshift weights, or taking cues from YouTube challenges showing how to do crunches with furniture or turn a kitchen floor into a treadmill by soaping up the tiling.
Highwood Distillery Pivots To Making Hand Sanitizer In Battle Against CoronavirusThe coronavirus continues to hurt both people and businesses – but here is a story of both fighting back.
COVID-19 Is Changing How Delivery Companies Are Giving Customers Their PackagesDelivery companies are altering their practices to comply with COVID-19 health guidelines.
Tax Day Filing Deadline Moved To July 15 From April 15The deadline delay comes as Americans are self-isolating and millions are under "shelter-in-place" orders due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Illinois Hospitals: We Need More Medical Supplies“With continuing uncertainties about global and U.S. supplies of face masks, we urgently need to find alternative supplies, no matter where they are, so our hospitals can continue to provide life-saving care to current and future COVID-19 patients.”
Chicagoland Blood Centers Plea For Donations After Thousands Of Cancelled DrivesEveryone from cancer patients, sickle cell patients, trauma patients, mothers giving birth, babies in the neonatal units and those in burn units rely on blood for their procedures.
Instead Of Spirits, Chicago Distillery Now Making Hand SanitizerDistilleries with licenses to produce alcohol for consumption can't use it for anything else without permission.
Companies Flood Inboxes With Email Deals Amid Coronavirus CrisisChances are your inbox is flooded with COVID-19-related emails from dozens of companies.
COVID-19 Pandemic Concerns Close Chicago-Area MallsThe properties in the Chicago area include Chicago Premium outlet in Aurora, Gurnee Mills, Orland Square in Orland Park and Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg.