Masks To Be Required In Crown Point, Indiana Public Schools After Surge In COVID-19 CasesMasks will be now required in schools in Crown Point, Indiana because of a surge of COVID-19 cases.
DuPage County Fine Arts Festival Called Off Due To COVID-19 ConcernsDue to continuing concerns about the coronavirus pandemic, the DuPage County Fine Arts Festival planned for September has been called off.
New Northwestern University Study Shows Drawback Of Skipping Second Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine, Says Recovering From COVID-19 Doesn't Guarantee ImmunityA new study from Northwestern University shows that skipping the second COVID-19 vaccination shot is a bad idea. 
Jacqueline Jackson, Wife Of Rev. Jesse Jackson, Is Out Of ICU As She Battles COVID-19Jacqueline Jackson, the wife of the Rev. Jesse Jackson, has been moved out of the ICU as she and her husband both battle COVID-19.
Recipient Shocked After Weiss Memorial Hospital Mistakenly Bills People For COVID-19 VaccineWhen people get the COVID-19 shot, it’s free – or at least it's supposed to be at no cost. But that is not the case for many people who got the vaccine at one Chicago hospital.
As CPS Starts New School Year, Teachers Call For Respect For COVID-19 Mitigations So Focus Can Be On LearningMore than 300,000 Chicago Public Schools students head back to class in person on Monday. Teachers and parents alike are laser-focused on making sure kids are engaged in school after a year of distractions and e-learning hurdles.
CPS Students Return To School Full-Time Monday, With Mask Requirement And Amid COVID-19 Delta Variant WorriesThousands of Chicago Public Schools students will step back into the hallways of their school buildings full-time on Monday.
Emotional Vigil Held For Drug Overdose Victims In Chicago HeightsParents and other loved ones held an emotional vigil in Chicago Heights on Saturday to remember those lost to overdoses.
Gov. JB Pritzker Announces New Indoor Mask Mandate; Orders Vaccine Requirement For Educators, College Students, And Healthcare WorkersGovernor JB Pritzker on Thursday announced a new statewide indoor mask mandate, and ordered all Illinois education workers, college students, and healthcare workers to get vaccinated.
Call Issued For Prayers For Rev. Jesse Jackson And Wife Jacqueline As They Battle COVID-19A plea was issued for prayers Wednesday night for the Rev. Jesse Jackson and his wife, Jacqueline, who are both battling COVID-19.
Northwestern Medicine To Require COVID-19 Vaccination For Doctors, Staff By HalloweenNorthwestern Medicine is among the latest institutions to require COVID-19 vaccination for all staff.
No Mask, Vaccine, Or COVID-19 Test Requirement For Kanye West's 'Donda' Listening Party At Soldier Field: Expert Says That's Not SafeAn estimated crowd of nearly 40,000 people are expected to file into Soldier Field on Thursday – with no mask mandate, and no COVID-19 vaccine or testing requirement either.
DuPage County Health Officials Issue Warning With Bat Bites, Rabies Concerns On The RiseBat bites are on the rise in DuPage County, with the county health department saying at least five bats have tested positive for rabies recently.
Gov. Pritzker Says More COVID-19 Mitigations Could Return To Parts Of Illinois As Hospitalizations SurgeIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker warned Tuesday that new COVID-19 mitigations could be coming in parts of Illinois, as hospitalizations surge in parts of the state.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Reports Doing 'Fairly Well' As He And Wife Jacqueline Are Hospitalized For COVID-19From his hospital bed on Tuesday, the Rev. Jesse Jackson said he is doing "fairly well" as he fights COVID-19 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.