Two Local Churches Appeal To Supreme Court To ReopenTwo local churches are fighting to re-open despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
Some Chicago Churches Again Hold Sunday Services Despite Gov. Pritzker's Stay-At-Home OrderSome churches in Chicago were set to open their doors to worshipers on Sunday, going against Gov. JB Pritzker’s stay-at-home order during the coronavirus pandemic.
Alderman: Mayor's Office Bans Parking On Ravenswood Streets Near Church That Plans To Hold Sunday ServicesPeople heading to Philadelphia Romanian Church in Ravenswood on Sunday might have a hard time finding a parking spot.
Local Churches Change Practices For Mass As Precautions Amid Coronavirus OutbreakRoughly 120 parishes in the Diocese of Joliet are under a precautionary directive indefinitely amid the coronavirus outbreak.
A 'Community Of Churches' Thrives In South Holland"This is not at all a gimmick, not a slogan."
Oak Lawn Churches Concerned About Proposed Homeless Shelter OrdinanceChurches say the proposed ordinance could hamper their ability to continue to house the homeless.
2 Investigators: How Police Are Preparing For Attacks At Houses Of WorshipCBS 2’s Dave Savini talks with religious leaders and law enforcement representatives about what they are doing to protect congregants.
Source: Chicago Archdiocese Discussing Possible Church ClosingsArchbishop Blase Cupich talked to about 600 priests Tuesday at the Drury Lane conference center in Oakbrook Terrace. A source said topics discussed included possible church closings.
Police: Man Burglarized Two Aurora ChurchesTerry Ayala, 48, was charged with burglary to a place of worship and unlawful use of a credit card, both felonies, according to a statement from the Aurora Police Department.
Chicago Cop Car Blares 'Sweet Home Alabama' Alongside Black ProtestersWas it a bad a choice of an iconic song? Or was it a racist message to weekend protesters? CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
On Sunday, Churches Across Chicago Will Join Police-Brutality ProtestsA number of churches are planning peaceful protests on Sunday in response to the death of unarmed black suspects in police confrontations across the U.S.
Man Charged With Stealing From Church Donation BasketsDavid A. Kost, 28, of Orland Park, was charged with two felony counts of theft from a place of worship, and one count of misdemeanor theft.
State Sen. Wants Concealed Guns Banned In ChurchesState Senator Dan Kotowski, a Democrat from Park Ridge and a former gun control lobbyist, wants churches, synagogues, mosques and other houses of prayer exempted from places where eligible gun owners will be allowed to carry concealed weapons.
Austin Churches Form Teen Program To Curb ViolenceEleven churches from the west side Austin neighborhood hope to curb violence in the community by reaching out one-on-one to teens.
Chicago Churches Comforting Mourners After Newtown TragedyChurches in Chicago have been a gathering place today for people looking for comfort, and answers.