Ald. Michael Scott Jr. Announces He Has Tested Positive For COVID-19; Mayor's Office Says Other Officials Test NegativeAld. Michael Scott Jr. (24th) announced Thursday that he has tested positive for COVID-19.
With COVID-19 Persisting, Loyola University Says Residence Halls Will Not Be Opening In The FallLoyola University Chicago on Thursday announced that it will not be opening dormitories “until conditions are favorable” amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Lakefront Restaurants And Concessions Reopening, But Chicago Beaches Still ClosedThe Chicago Park District confirmed lakefront restaurants and concession stands were given permission to reopen this week, after being forced to close the past few months due to the pandemic.
Fall Sports Limbo: IHSA Plan Still Not Approved By IDPH Four Days Before Season To StartA day after Chicago schools announced it is going all remote, there are more questions than answers about what is ahead for students and their families, including fall sports.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,953 New COVID-19 Cases, Most Since Late MayThe seven-day statewide positive test rate for the past week is up to 4.0%, compared to 3.4% two weeks ago, and 2.5% in early July.
Illinois Secretary Of State's Diversey Express Driver Services Facility Closed After Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19The Illinois Secretary of State’s office Diversey Express Driver Services Facility in Kelvyn Park will be closed until Monday, Aug. 10, after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.
'The Virus Infects The Heart Itself': Cardiologist Says COVID-19 Linked To Variety Of Cardiovascular AilmentsCardiologist Dr. Jennifer Haythe discusses the impact of the novel coronavirus on the heart and the long term impact the virus can have on your health.
Indiana Officials Maintain It's 'Safe' For Schools To ReopenGov. Eric Holcomb and other state officials defended brick-and-mortar school re-openings Wednesday despite mounting reports of students and education staff testing positive for the coronavirus since returning to school statewide.
DePaul Confirms Student Tested Positive For COVID-19 At Lincoln Park CampusAn email was sent to all faculty, staff and students making them aware of that positive case.
Illinois Congressman Rodney Davis Tests Positive For COVID-19; 'Please Wear A Mask ... All Of Us Must Do Our Part'Davis said in a statement that a higher than usual temperature reading Wednesday prompted him to get tested, which resulted in a positive diagnosis.
'It Breaks Your Heart': Parents Worry How E-Learning Will Work For Diverse LearnersE-learning is a challenge for everyone, but what about kids who already needed special education?
Illinois U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis Tests Positive For COVID-19U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis, who represents a large swath of downstate Illinois, has tested positive for COVID-19.
CPS Announces New School Year Will Start With All Students Learning Remotely Due To Rising COVID-19 CasesThe district originally planned a hybrid model of both remote learning and in-class instruction, but now will move to an entirely virtual plan to start the school year.
Bears Hold Zoom Meeting With Players' Families As Deadline Approaches For Players To Opt Out Due To PandemicThe Bears are ramping things up at camp, moving toward the first day in pads in just under two weeks.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,759 New COVID-19 Cases, 30 Additional Deaths, State Reports 2nd Highest Testing TotalIllinois has now seen 15 days in a row with more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases.