Call Issued For Prayers For Rev. Jesse Jackson And Wife Jacqueline As They Battle COVID-19A plea was issued for prayers Wednesday night for the Rev. Jesse Jackson and his wife, Jacqueline, who are both battling COVID-19.
Northwestern Medicine To Require COVID-19 Vaccination For Doctors, Staff By HalloweenNorthwestern Medicine is among the latest institutions to require COVID-19 vaccination for all staff.
No Mask, Vaccine, Or COVID-19 Test Requirement For Kanye West's 'Donda' Listening Party At Soldier Field: Expert Says That's Not SafeAn estimated crowd of nearly 40,000 people are expected to file into Soldier Field on Thursday – with no mask mandate, and no COVID-19 vaccine or testing requirement either.
Gov. Pritzker Says More COVID-19 Mitigations Could Return To Parts Of Illinois As Hospitalizations SurgeIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker warned Tuesday that new COVID-19 mitigations could be coming in parts of Illinois, as hospitalizations surge in parts of the state.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Reports Doing 'Fairly Well' As He And Wife Jacqueline Are Hospitalized For COVID-19From his hospital bed on Tuesday, the Rev. Jesse Jackson said he is doing "fairly well" as he fights COVID-19 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
MAP: Chicago Bars, Restaurants, And Other Businesses Requiring COVID-19 VaccinationWith the Delta variant of the novel coronavirus again driving up the number of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, some Chicago area bars and restaurants are requiring proof of vaccination for entry.
52 Students In West Suburbs Quarantined After 7 Test Positive For COVID-19A total of 52 students in DuPage County are now quarantined, after seven students tested positive for COVID-19.
What Will Full FDA Approval Of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Mean For Vaccine Hesitancy, And Mandates, In Chicago?Full approval for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine came from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday. It came more than eight months after the FDA gave the drug authorization for emergency use.
Rev. Jesse Jackson, Wife Jacqueline 'Responding Positively To Their Treatments' After Testing Positive For COVID-19 And Going To HospitalThe family of the Rev. Jesse Jackson issued an encouraging update late Sunday about the civil rights leader and his wife, Jacqueline, in their fight against COVID-19.
Local Leaders In Markham Urge People To Get COVID-19 Vaccinations Before School StartsIn one south suburban community, leaders spent the day Sunday encouraging residents to get vaccinated against COVID-19 - especially before their kids head back to school.
Chicago Mask Mandate Returns: Here's What You Need To KnowEveryone in Chicago will have to go back to wearing masks in all indoor spaces again effective Friday.
29 Illinois School Districts Found To Be Out Of Compliance With COVID-19 Mask MandateA total of 29 Illinois school districts are not in compliance with Gov. JB Pritzker’s school mask mandate, the state announced Wednesday.
Epidemiologist Dr. Katrine Wallace, Or 'Dr. Kat,' Uses TikTok To Inform About COVID-19Dr. Katrine Wallace is a Chicago epidemiologist who is also a TikTok influencer.
Renewed COVID-19 Mask Mandate For Chicago Is Not News Restaurateurs Wanted To HearEffective Friday a mask mandate – not an advisory, but a mandate – will be back in effect in Chicago for all indoor spaces, including gyms, stores, and restaurants. As CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reported, some businesses believe this step backward could be a big blow.
Enforcement A Work In Progress When It Comes To Illinois Students Who Refuse To Abide By School Mask MandatesIllinois schools can get in big trouble if they don’t abide by the mandate that requires all teachers and students, and everyone else in school buildings, to abide by the state’s mask mandates. But as CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reported Monday night, enforcement is a little more fuzzy when it comes to individual students’ refusal.