Restaurant And Bar Industry Hit Hard By 'The Great Resignation:' Why Some Have Sought Career ChangesThe restaurant and bar industry has been hit by the Great Resignation in huge numbers, and we wanted to know why its workers are looking elsewhere.
With COVID On Rise, Some Bars Are Willing To Require Proof Of Vaccinations To Avoid Another ShutdownWith COVID-19 cases on the rise again – topping more than 2,000 cases for the first time Wednesday since early May – some Chicago area bar and restaurant owners say they are willing to do anything to avoid another shutdown.
'I Think We Did The Best Job That We Could,' Gov. Pritzker Says Of COVID-19 Restrictions Under Which Many Bars, Restaurants Went Out Of Business Last YearAt this time a year ago, many restaurants, bars, and stores were going out of business – unable to handle the State of Illinois’ lockdown measures as the coronavirus pandemic raged.
Cubs Home Opener Comes With Tight Restrictions At Wrigley Field; City Appears To Have Passed TestBaseball was back at Wrigley Field Thursday as the Cubs took on the Pittsburgh Pirates on a chilly Opening Day 2021 – though with reduced crowds. It was the first mega-event Chicago has seen since the pandemic began.