Teachers In Wealthier School Districts Have Big Leg Up In COVID-19 Vaccine AccessThe vast majority of educators in Illinois can’t get their hands on COVID-19 vaccine – but some can.
Some Fortunate CPS Teachers Get COVID-19 Vaccine At Last Minute At Edgewater WalgreensIt turns out some Chicago teachers were fortunate enough to get the COVID-19 vaccine early.
Faces Of COVID-19: The Stories Of Those We Have Lost In IllinoisThis is a look at the people we have lost to the coronavirus pandemic in Chicago and beyond in Illinois, with CBS 2's Marissa Parra.
Parents, Students Put Pressure On CPS, CTU For A Safe Return To In-Person LearningParents and students are putting on the pressure to get kids back in class.
CPS Says CTU Is Proposing 'Illegal Strike;' Union Medical Consultant Says Pandemic Is A 'Disaster' And In-Person Learning Simply Is Not SafeA day after the Chicago Teachers Union House of Delegates passed a resolution that would allow for teachers to go on working remotely after schools reopen for kindergarten through eighth-grade students, the Chicago Public Schools called the move an “illegal strike.”
City Lights Go Dark For COVID-19 Victims As Mayor Lightfoot Expresses Hope That Biden Administration Can Help End PandemicLights around the city went dark, health care workers stopped for a moment of silence, and candles burned in memoriam Tuesday evening for victims of COVID-19.
Chicago Might Be Able To Make COVID Vaccine Available To All By May; Officials Hope To Reopen Indoor Dining SoonChicago Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady said any schedule for the vaccine rollout beyond Phase 1B is "purely speculative" based on how much vaccine the city is getting from the federal government.
System Glitch Has 2 Chicago Walgreens Locations Giving COVID-19 Vaccines To People Who Aren't Eligible, Tipsters SaySome people who are not yet eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine under state rules are getting it anyway.
COVID-19 In Illinois: State To Move To Next Phase In Coronavirus Vaccine Rollout Plan On Monday, Jan. 25On Monday, Jan. 25, Illinois will move to Phase 1B in the coronavirus vaccine rollout plan.
Free COVID-19 Tests For Englewood Residents Monday As Part Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day CelebrationIf you live in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood, you can get a free COVID-19 test on Monday as part of a celebration honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Illinois COVID-19 Update: 4,162 New Cases, 29 More Deaths; North Central Illinois Moves Into Phase Allowing Limited Indoor DiningIllinois Public Health officials on Sunday announced 4,162 new COVID-19 cases, and 29 more deaths.
Chicago Pastor Wants To Give His COVID-19 Vaccine Dose To A CPS TeacherA South Side Chicago pastor wants to give his COVID-19 vaccine away.
New COVID Strain Found In WisconsinThe strain was first identified in the UK last year.
New Calls Issued To Relax Indoor Dining Restrictions -- Has Ban Actually Led To Drop In COVID-19 Infections?There were renewed calls Tuesday to relax the indoor dining ban in Illinois, which has prohibited patrons from eating inside restaurants since the end of October.
Chicago COVID-19 Stay-At-Home Advisory Extended To Friday, Jan. 22A stay-at-home advisory for the surging coronavirus pandemic has been extended to Friday, Jan. 22.