Deerfield Native Eric Porter Looking To Make Waves With New Chicago-Based Sneaker Brand StriaSportThe company, which launched five months ago with its first shoe, the 107 series, was founded by Porter and several of his college teammates with the goal of providing a shoe that focused on performance.
Northbrook Restaurateur Says She Welcomes Renewed COVID Mitigations If It Will Help End PandemicWith COVID-19 numbers on the rise, suburban Cook County is dangerously close to a new round of dining restrictions. One restaurateur in Northbrook thinks it would be worth it if it could help end the pandemic.
Some Business Owners Recoil At Warning That New Mitigations On Indoor Dining Could Be Coming Amid COVID-19 Spike In Suburban Cook CountyThis Easter weekend, business owners are upset about more COVID-19 mitigations that could come this week.
Wrigleyville Bar Owners Balance Need For Business With COVID Concerns, Particularly With Cases Spiking In AreaWrigleyville bar owners face a tall task - balancing a much-needed business boost with COVID concerns.
United Airlines Plans To Hire 300 Pilots As Demand For Travel RisesThe Chicago-based airline said it will start by hiring pilots who received conditional job offers or had a new class hire date that was canceled last year, after the pandemic significantly reduced air travel.
Transplants Plummet At Start of Pandemic, And Organs Go Missing More Often Than They Should -- But Innovators Are Coming Up With SolutionsOn Thursday night, CBS 2's Lauren Victory took us inside 2020's record-breaking year of transplants and discovered a hole in the system that's under repair.
Restaurants Reopening: Where Do They Stand, And How Do They Recover From COVID?As vaccinations continue and the economy opens up, restaurants, which have suffered during COVID, look for the way forward.
Stimulus Check Update: Social Security Recipients Left Waiting Could Receive Relief Payments SoonThe IRS is preparing to send stimulus checks to millions of Social Security recipients still awaiting payments because they don't file taxes.
Stimulus Check Latest: Track Your Economic Relief Payment From The IRSA third stimulus check has already reached most Americans. Find out when yours could arrive or what might be holding it up.
Co-Founder Perry Farrell Optimistic That Lollapalooza Will Return In Some Form This YearCould Lollapalooza be making a comeback in Chicago this summer?
Harvard Survey Shows More Than 80% Of Professionals Don't Want To Return To Office Full-TimeThe coronavirus pandemic sent millions of Americans to work from home about a year ago, and a recent survey said many professionals benefited and don’t want the work-from-home lifestyle to end.