Five ZIP Codes In Will County See Big Increases In COVID-19 NumbersThe Will County Health Department said five area codes in particular are seeing the biggest increase, with Plainfield as the epicenter.
Workers Say They're Worried About COVID-19 Safety At Big Blue Swim School In North Center, Some Have Walked Off JobWorkers at popular swim school in Chicago said they are worried about their safety and their students – and some of them even walked off the job.
Retired Chicago Doctor Walks From Guaranteed Rate Field To Wrigley Field For Patient Safety AwarenessA retired Chicago doctor and diehard Cubs pounded the pavement Sunday to raise awareness for patient and caregiver safety.
AMC Theatres Reopen In Chicago And Elsewhere With Pandemic PrecautionsAMC Theatres reopened their movies houses Thursday, including theaters in the Chicago area.
McKinley Elementary School Building In East Chicago, Indiana Shut Down After Staffers Test Positive For COVID-19An elementary school building in East Chicago Indiana has been closed after several staff members tested positive for COVID-19.
60629 ZIP Code On Southwest Side Sees Alarming Rise In COVID-19 Positivity RateAn alarming jump in the coronavirus positivity rate has been seen in one specific Chicago ZIP code.
Notre Dame Suspends In-Person Learning For 2 Weeks As COVID-19 Cases ClimbThe University of Notre Dame announced Tuesday that it is suspending in-person classes for the next two weeks, as coronavirus cases continue to climb.
Mayor Lightfoot Addresses Violent Protest, Looting, And COVID-19 In Chicago On 'Face The Nation'On CBS’ “Face the Nation” Sunday, Mayor Lori Lightfoot addressed concerns about the protest that turned violent downtown the night before, the looting a week ago, and the spread of the coronavirus.
Illinois Tightens Restrictions On Metro East Region With COVID-19 Positivity Rate At 8% Or Higher For 3 Days RunningWith COVID-19 cases on the rise, the State of Illinois announced new mitigation efforts Sunday for the Metro East region downstate.
Pritzker Thanks Illinois General Assembly Committee For Upholding Rule On Mask EnforcementIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday thanked the Illinois General Assembly’s Joint Committee on Administrative Rules for upholding his order allowing local authorities to fine establishments that fail to enforce the rules on wearing masks during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gov. Pritzker, Experts Emphasize Importance Of Mask Rule Enforcement During COVID-19 PandemicIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker was joined by public health experts on Sunday as he emphasized the need to maintain rules about wearing masks and social distancing to fight the pandemic – without politics getting into it.
With COVID-19 Persisting, Loyola University Says Residence Halls Will Not Be Opening In The FallLoyola University Chicago on Thursday announced that it will not be opening dormitories “until conditions are favorable” amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Illinois Secretary Of State's Diversey Express Driver Services Facility Closed After Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19The Illinois Secretary of State’s office Diversey Express Driver Services Facility in Kelvyn Park will be closed until Monday, Aug. 10, after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.
'The Virus Infects The Heart Itself': Cardiologist Says COVID-19 Linked To Variety Of Cardiovascular AilmentsCardiologist Dr. Jennifer Haythe discusses the impact of the novel coronavirus on the heart and the long term impact the virus can have on your health.
Workers Say They Walked Off Job After Illinois Secretary Of State's Employee Tested Positive For COVID-19, But Only Half Of Chicago South Building Was ClosedIllinois Secretary of State’s office employees said they walked off the job Tuesday after a coworker tested positive for COVID-19.