With More Families Turning To Backyard Pools Amid Pandemic, Officials Issue Safety RemindersWith so many beaches and public pools closed amid the coronavirus pandemic, more families have turned to backyard pools.
Health Care Worker Tests Positive For COVID-19, Quarantines, And Loses Job -- Only To Find Out Test Was WrongA COVID-19 test forced one woman into quarantine for weeks, and she lost her job. But then she learned she never had the virus. The test was wrong.
UIC Prepares To Begin Phase III Trial Of Moderna Coronavirus VaccineA key to ending the coronavirus pandemic is to create an effective vaccine and give it to as many people as possible.
Illinois Reports 955 New COVID-19 Cases, 23 Additional DeathsThe Illinois Department of Public Health on Tuesday announced 955 new COVID-19 cases and 23 additional deaths.
Lake County, Indiana Issues Mask Order Amid Coronavirus Case SurgeLake County, Indiana on Monday issued an order requiring face masks under most circumstances.
Illinois Reports 965 New COVID-19 Cases, 6 New DeathsThe Illinois Department of Public Health on Sunday reported 965 new COVID-19 cases, and six new deaths.
Illinois Reports 1,276 New COVID-19 Cases, 18 Deaths, New Record Of 46,099 Tests In 24 HoursThe Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday reported 1,276 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, and 18 new deaths.
Wait Times Have Been Longer For COVID-19 Test Results Lately -- Why Is That Happening?Over four months into the pandemic, CBS 2 is learning it's often taking longer to get COVID-19 test results than it was just weeks ago.
Chicago Public Health Director Dr. Allison Arwady Talks About Rise In Coronavirus Cases, Ways ForwardWith concerns mounting as COVID-19 cases are on the rise in Chicago – particularly among 18- to 29-year-olds, Chicago Department of Public Health Director Dr. Allison Arwady joined CBS 2 Wednesday to about what kind of actions will be coming if problems persist.
With Cubs Opening Day Coming Soon, Wrigleyville Bars Say They're Taking Crowd Control Very SeriouslyMayor Lori Lightfoot has been warning Chicago that a spike in new COVID-19 cases has been seen among 18- to 29-year-olds – just the demographic that often flocks to Wrigleyville for Opening Day for the Cubs.
Promising Results In Phase 1 Study Of Possible COVID-19 Vaccine From Moderna; Phase 3 Soon To Go Ahead At UICPromising results were announced Tuesday for a possible COVID-19 vaccine with ties to Chicago.
Gary Schools Giving Option Of Classroom Learning Or E-Learning For New School YearParents everywhere have been waiting to find out whether their kids will be returning to class in a few weeks. On Monday, parents in Gary got the answer.
Illinois Launches Campaign To Prevent Abuse Of Seniors
Illinois Reports 954 New COVID-19 Cases, 20 DeathsThe Illinois Department of Public Health on Sunday announced 954 new COVID-19 cases and 20 new deaths.
Flick Aquatic Center In Glenview Shut Down After 2 Lifeguards Are Diagnosed With COVID-19A public pool facility in Glenview has been shut down after two lifeguards were confirmed to have COVID-19.