Concerns And Confusion Expressed From Businesses About Mayor's New Vaccine Card MandateWith 2 million COVID cases in Illinois, the state passed that grim threshold after more than 16,000 cases were reported on Wednesday – a new daily record. Surging cases are why Mayor Lori Lightfoot unveiled her vaccine mandate Tuesday.
'People Are Ready To Enjoy Each Other': Chicago Restaurants Ready To Welcome Back Diners"It really does come to show you how important the hospitality is to the economy, the nature, and the feel of our city."
Preparations For An Uncertain Election Night; 'We're Afraid. We're Losing Business'"We're going to still be open. For our safety, we're going to have security."
88 Businesses And Organizations Plan To Lay Off 14,000 EmployeesSome businesses are having massive layoffs and may never reopen as the statewide stay-at-home order keeps non-essential businesses closed.
Uneasy About The Economy, Some Businesses Hold Off On HiringBefore the recession, the philosophy at many companies was to hire in anticipation of higher revenue. Now, the approach is to put off hiring until rising revenue justifies taking on the added expense and risk.
Your Guide To Chicago's 5 Newest Businesses From a vegan coffeehouse to a brewpub to a Mexican cafe, read on for the newest destinations to make their debut recently.
Police: Pair Burglarized 8 Near North Side Businesses In NovemberPolice are searching for a man and woman who burglarized at least eight businesses in the River North and Near North Side neighborhoods in November.
Police Search For Man Who Robbed 8 Businesses With A KnifeChicago Police are searching for a man who robbed eight businesses in less than a month on the Northwest and Southwest sides.
Businesses Fear Unruly Crowds After Game 7Businesses near Wrigley Field, and beyond, are wondering how crowds will react after Game 7 of the World Series.
Some Businesses Welcome Free Sunday ParkingParts of a dozen Chicago wards got free parking two weeks ahead of schedule on Sunday. The full switchover date to give drivers a reprieve from paying Chicago Parking Meters LLC on Sundays, had been slated for July 1.
City Shuts Down Nearly Three Dozen Businesses Tied To GangsMayor Emanuel is cracking down on crime by targeting neighborhood businesses with ties to gangs.
Symphony Strike Could Hurt Businesses Near Orchestra HallThe musicians of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra were on their second day on strike on Sunday. The walkout wasn't only hitting a sour note with classical music fans, it has also dealt a blow to businesses near Orchetra Hall.
NATO Summit Not Good For Some BusinessesIt's an eerie scene in downtown Chicago today, as most office buildings and stores are deserted because of the NATO summit.
Good Chicago Businesses For The Busy FamilyLife is busy, and family life is busier! The more people in the family, the more it seems like the schedule never sleeps. Luckily for Chicago-area families, there are services and businesses geared toward lightening the load for families and generally making life a little bit easier. (And best of all, many of them are eco-friendly and green!)
Emanuel: Downtown Businesses May Be Able To Recover Profits Lost During NATO/G8Mayor Rahm Emanuel says some downtown businesses that lose business because of the upcoming international summits here in Chicago this spring could get compensation from the city.