Chicago Reaches Goal Of 77% First-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine Coverage A Month EarlyThe city of Chicago reached a milestone this week of getting 77 percent of all residents having at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
Thanks To COVID-19 Vaccine, 2 Lake Zurich Girls Embrace Their Grandparents This Thanksgiving Holiday After A Long 2 YearsIt has been a long wait, but there is joy like none other for one local family this holiday season.
Chicago On Track To Reach Lightfoot's 77% Vaccination Goal This Week; Some Areas Still LaggingAs of Monday, 76.7% of people age 12 and up are at least partially vaccinated, and nearly 70% are fully vaccinated.
Families Line Up For Kids' COVID-19 Vaccination Event At St. Anthony Hospital Clinic In Little VillageThis weekend was the first for COVID-19 vaccine events for children, and on Sunday, hundreds of children as young as 5 years old got their Pfizer shots in Little Village.
Chicago Public Schools System Cancels Classes For Friday, Nov. 12, For 'Vaccine Awareness Day'The Chicago Public Schools has announced there will be no classes on Friday, Nov. 12, for Vaccine Awareness Day.
Kids Ages 5 To 11 Can Start Getting COVID-19 Vaccine: Experts Explain How To Prepare Kids For A ShotThe first kid-sized doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine will be going into the arms of children ages 5 to 11 as early as Wednesday.
Dr. Emily Landon Answers Your Questions About Childhood COVID-19 VaccinationCOVID-19 vaccinations for kids ages 5 to 11 are set to go ahead. Dr. Emily Landon of UChicago Medicine joins CBS 2's Brad Edwards and Irika Sargent to answer some questions parents may have.
Judge To Rule By Monday On Chicago Police Union's Push To Stop Mayor Lori Lightfoot's COVID-19 Vaccine MandateRound one of the COVID-19 vaccine mandate showdown between Chicago’s Fraternal Order of Police and the city is days away from ending.
COVID-19 Vaccination For Kids Ages 5 To 11: Clearing Up Myths And MisinformationNext week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to approve mini-doses of the COVID-19 vaccine for kids as young as 5.
Employees Sue NorthShore University Health System, Say They Were Denied Religious Exemptions To COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate Despite Sincere BeliefsMore than a dozen health care employees are seeking class-action status in a lawsuit against the NorthShore University Health System, after they were denied religious exemptions from the COVID-19 vaccine mandate.
People, Pets Get Vaccinations At Community Event In Pilsen
Cook County Offers COVID Vaccines At Calumet City Computer GiveawayCounty Board President Toni Preckwinkle said the goal is to tackle two problems: the pandemic and inequities in access to technology.
Chicago Department Of Public Health To Begin Offering Free Pfizer And Johnson & Johnson Booster Shots Next WeekChicago residents who are eligible for COVID vaccine booster shots will be able to get free Pfizer or Johnson & Johnson shots from Chicago Department of Public Health pop-up clinics and other vaccination events starting Monday.
Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Vaccine Or Weekly Testing Mandate For Illinois Daycare WorkersGov. JB Pritzker on Friday issued a new executive order requiring all daycare center workers in Illinois to get COVID vaccine shots by early January, or else undergo weekly testing for the virus.
Advocate Aurora Health Fires 440 Staffers For Failing To Comply With COVID-19 Vaccine RequirementAdvocate Aurora Health has fired about 440 staffers who were noncompliant with the hospital system’s COVID-19 vaccination policy.