To Open Or Not To Open? Different Suburbs Have Different Plans For Their Public Pools, Splash PadsThe staff at the Centennial Aquatic Center in Orland Park was getting the pool ready this week – even though the public water park was empty.
Illinois Legislators Told To Get Tested After Bank Of Springfield Arena Staffer Tests Positive For CoronavirusLate Wednesday night, Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan called on everyone who attended the special session of the Illinois General Assembly last weekend to get tested for the coronavirus or go into a two-week quarantine.
Immunity Passports For Those Who Recover From COVID-19? Bioethicists Have Serious DoubtsCould a special type of COVID-19 immunity passport pave the way for some people to return to work, or travel?
Ford Plant Workers Sound Alarm About COVID-19; Expert Calls For Paid Sick LeaveIt’s about more than just masks and hand sanitizer – on Tuesday night, one health expert told us what’s needed to keep people safe from the novel coronavirus as they return to work.
Dental Hygienists Say They're Worried About COVID-19 ExposureMany people dread going to the dentist, and now some hygienists do too.
Illinois Officials Report 1,713 New COVID-19 Cases, 31 New DeathsThe Illinois Department of Public Health on Monday announced 1,713 new cases of COVID-19, and 31 additional deaths.
487 New Coronavirus Cases, 12 Deaths Reported In IndianaA total of 487 new coronavirus cases have been diagnosed in Indiana and another 12 deaths have been reported, Indiana state officials said Sunday.
CDC Issues Health Advisory For Mysterious Illness Linked To COVID-19 Seen In ChildrenExperts believe it may be linked to the coronavirus multi-system inflammatory syndrome and children account for at least three deaths reported in several states including, Illinois.
South Side Residents Push For Contact Tracing In Their Neighborhoods, Which Have Been Hit Hard By COVID-19Experts say in the months ahead, there could be hundreds of thousands of contact tracers needed nationwide, and the State of Illinois said they may hire a few thousand.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 74 Additional DeathsThe Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday reported 2,088 new cases of COVID-19, along with 71 new deaths.
Unemployment Money Mistakenly Approved For Illinois State Employee Who Is Still WorkingHow could someone who currently goes to work every day for the state get approved for unemployment benefits?