Chicago Neighborhood Pharmacies Pivot After The Pause On Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine"Honestly, we were okay with getting any vaccine we received."
'Like Dropping A Bomb': Chicago Community Organizers Work To Combat Vaccine Hesitancy After Johnson & Johnson Pause"There was a certain percentage of the workers who didn't want anything to do with it."
'I Had Fear': What Some In Chicago Are Saying After Receiving The Johnson & Johnson COVID Shot Before It Was Pulled"They’re describing patients who’ve got these blood clots, in these draining sinuses of the brain. It’s a different area than people are usually thinking about vein clots."
COVID In Illinois: 3,193 New Cases, 17 Additional Deaths
'This Is A Godsend': Cook County's Homebound Seniors Get Their COVID Vaccine"Let’s just hope that it all works out and everybody gets their vaccination and this comes to an end."
'I Just Wanted To See My Grandma': Suburban Chicago Teens Help Peers Get COVID Vaccine Appointments"The teenagers are the spreaders. We need to get these kids vaccinated."
'Relieved': More COVID Vaccine Supply Means More People Setting Up Appointments"I'm concerned that time interval is going to go down again."
COVID In Illinois: 4,004 New Cases, 21 Additional DeathsThe state also reported a new record of COVID shots administered with 164,462 given on Thursday, beating the previous day's number by more than 10,000 shots.
Cook County Homebound Seniors Get COVID ShotThe Cook County Sheriff's Office and health department gave out shots to homebound seniors.
As More COVID Vaccine Appointments Open Up, Concerns Grow Over Available SupplyLeaders urged patience as more appointments open up as demand continues to outweigh supply of the vaccine.
Anyone 16 And Older Will Be Eligible For The COVID Vaccine, 150,000 New Appointments Open On Monday“Today, about one year from the beginning of the pandemic, the state of Illinois alone has administered over 6.7 million doses of vaccine."
COVID In Illinois: 3,739 New Cases, 37 Additional DeathsAs of Thursday, the state has recorded a total of 1,269,196 COVID cases, including 21,457 COVID-related deaths.
Cook County COVID Numbers On The Rise, Young Adults 'Driving This Pandemic Right Now'"We might decrease occupancy in retail. We might decrease the maximum allowed at large events.”
'Wondering If This Was A Lost Year For Many Children': Gov. Pritzker Highlights P-20 Council Plan For Educators And Families"We have an unparalleled opportunity to revitalize learning and teaching for students and educators. An opportunity to address learning loss."
Notre Dame Requires Students To Have A COVID Vaccine For The Fall SemesterThe school’s leadership encouraged anyone on campus who has been vaccinated to register their status through an online tool.