Hammond, Indiana Teachers Rally, Complain About Safety Concerns About COVID-19 And ViolenceAngry teachers rallied in Hammond, Indiana Tuesday night, amid concerns about overcrowded classrooms and safety from both COVID-19 and violence.
Gig Workers Struggle To Get Answers About Back Benefits As Some Federal Pandemic Programs EndTens of thousands of people in Illinois are still fighting for unemployment money they are owed from four federal pandemic programs that are now over. 
CPS Emphasizes Unvaccinated Students Will Be Subject To Quarantine Rules If They TravelThe Chicago Public Schools on Thursday announced new travel guidelines in accordance with the city’s COVID-19 travel advisory.
United Center To Require Proof Of Full COVID Vaccination Or Negative COVID Test For All EventsThe United Center will require proof of a COVID vaccination or a negative COVID test for all events.
Jacqueline Jackson, Wife Of Rev. Jesse Jackson, Is Now Able To Breathe On Her Own As She Battles COVID-19Jacqueline Jackson, the wife of the Rev. Jesse Jackson, has been able to breathe on her own for the past few days as she continues to battle COVID-19.
A Day After 880 Crown Point, Indiana Students Were Sent Home To Quarantine After COVID-19 Exposure, They've Been Asked To Return To SchoolMore than 800 students in Crown Point, Indiana were told to quarantine at home just Tuesday, but a day later, they’re being told to come back.
October Chicago Pride Parade Canceled Due To Continued COVID-19 ConcernsThe Chicago Pride Parade had been postponed until October for this year, and now it has been canceled.
Six Flags Now Says It Will Refund Season Passes For Woman Concerned About COVID-19Less than 24 hours after a Lake County woman went on CBS 2 asking Six Flags Great America to cut her a break, the Gurnee theme park has had a change of heart.
Masks To Be Required In Crown Point, Indiana Public Schools After Surge In COVID-19 CasesMasks will be now required in schools in Crown Point, Indiana because of a surge of COVID-19 cases.
DuPage County Fine Arts Festival Called Off Due To COVID-19 ConcernsDue to continuing concerns about the coronavirus pandemic, the DuPage County Fine Arts Festival planned for September has been called off.
With COVID-19 Delta Variant Raging, Woman Wants Extension For Her Season's Pass For Six Flags Great AmericaA Lake County woman is asking Six Flags for a change of heart on its COVID-19 policy.
Jacqueline Jackson, Wife Of Rev. Jesse Jackson, Is Out Of ICU As She Battles COVID-19Jacqueline Jackson, the wife of the Rev. Jesse Jackson, has been moved out of the ICU as she and her husband both battle COVID-19.
Recipient Shocked After Weiss Memorial Hospital Mistakenly Bills People For COVID-19 VaccineWhen people get the COVID-19 shot, it’s free – or at least it's supposed to be at no cost. But that is not the case for many people who got the vaccine at one Chicago hospital.
As CPS Starts New School Year, Teachers Call For Respect For COVID-19 Mitigations So Focus Can Be On LearningMore than 300,000 Chicago Public Schools students head back to class in person on Monday. Teachers and parents alike are laser-focused on making sure kids are engaged in school after a year of distractions and e-learning hurdles.
CPS Students Return To School Full-Time Monday, With Mask Requirement And Amid COVID-19 Delta Variant WorriesThousands of Chicago Public Schools students will step back into the hallways of their school buildings full-time on Monday.