CPS Students Back In Classrooms As Chicago Teachers Union Set To Vote On Tentative COVID-19 Safety Agreement“We want our kids to be safe, we also want our kids in school; glad that they're able to come to an agreement reasonably quickly, and I'm glad to get her back going into school,” said Spencer Goodwine, parent of a student at Mitchell Elementary.
Chicago Handing Out 1.5 Million KN95 Masks To Aldermen, Community GroupsIf you're interested in getting these masks, contact your alderman's office.
Vaccine Mandate Takes Effect In Evanston And Oak Park On MondayOak Park and Evanston will enforce a vaccination mandate starting Monday.
Doctors See A Rise In COVID Cases Among PreschoolersDoctors said COVID affects more than just kids' bodies. Even those who don't get sick are still dealing with mental issues, including isolation, depression and a loss of stability.
CPS Cancels Classes Wednesday After CTU Votes To Return To Remote LearningClasses are canceled at Chicago Public Schools Wednesday.
North Riverside Extending COVID-19 Testing Through Next WeekHealth officials in west suburban North Riverside are adding more dates for COVID-19 testing.
COVID Closes UChicago Ingalls-Flossmoor Urgent Aid, Olympia Fields WalmartThe Urgent Aid center at UChicago Medicine's Ingalls-Flossmoor location is now closed. Also, the Olympia Fields Walmart is closed for cleaning and to restock.
Orland Park Board Of Trustees Holding Meeting To Address New COVID Safety RequirementsThe Orland Park Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting to address Cook County COVID safety requirements.
Dirksen Federal Building Hosting Vaccine Booster ClinicThe Dirksen Federal Building will be more than a courthouse Monday.
Department Of Health Reports Jump In COVID Cases Across ChicagoChicago is now averaging 903 new coronavirus cases every day.
Chicago Teachers Union Demanding Action After Over 100 People In Woodlawn In QuarantineMore than 100 people at schools in the Woodlawn neighborhood are in quarantine right now and the Chicago Teachers Union is demanding action.
Chicago Public Schools Closed Friday For Vaccine Awareness DayCPS is encouraging students and families to use the time off to get a vaccine if they haven't already.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Testify Before House Subcommittee On Vaccine HesitancyMayor Lori Lightfoot will testify before a U.S. House subcommittee on vaccine hesitancy.
U.S. Lifts Most COVID-Linked Bans On Travelers From AbroadStarting Monday, the U.S. is accepting fully vaccinated travelers at airports and land borders.
Chicago Parents Signing Up Kids 5-11 For COVID-19 Vaccine After CDC OkayMany Chicago parents are signing their younger kids up for COVID-19 vaccinations, now that the CDC has given the green light for children ages five to 11.