Police Clear Lakefront Hours After Warning About Obeying Stay-At-Home OrderPolice late Wednesday took to the lakefront and directed everybody to leave – hours after Mayor Lori Lightfoot issued a warning about people who are not obeying the statewide stay-at-home order prompted by the coronavirus pandemic.
Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Now Total 16 As Pritzker Emphasizes Need For More Testing, Hospital CapacityThe State of Illinois announced 250 new cases of COVID-19 and four more deaths on Tuesday – bringing the total number of coronavirus fatalities statewide to 16.
Couple Says They Can't Get Their Money Back From Venue After Wedding Was Canceled Due To Coronavirus ClosuresWe met one couple who not only face the loss of their income – but also prepaid for their wedding and can’t get any of their money back.
Some Not Pleased That Construction Is Among 'Essential' Businesses During COVID-19 Stay-At-Home Order In IllinoisIllinois on Monday evening was just over the 48-hour mark of sheltering in place for the “stay-at-home” order due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Pritzker Calls On Volunteers To Step Up; Illinois COVID-19 Deaths Now Total 9As the Illinois stay-at-home order approaches the one-day mark, Gov. JB Pritzker called on volunteers to step up Sunday amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Chicago Streets Quiet, Grocery Stores More Manageable On First Full Day Of Stay-At-Home OrderIt was a quiet Sunday in Chicago a day after Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker's stay-at-home order went into effect due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Trump Spars With Pritzker, Lightfoot Over COVID-19 ResponsePresident Donald Trump directly targeted Gov. JB Pritzker in a tweet Sunday, criticizing his response to the federal government's actions dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Now Total 6; Gov. Pritzker Calls On Former Medical Personnel To Return To FieldAs Illinois prepared to go under a stay-at-home order Saturday afternoon, Gov. JB Pritzker issued a call for former doctors and other medical personnel to come back to the field and join the fight.
After 22 People Test Positive For Coronavirus, Officials Must Interview An Estimated 2,000 Others Connected To Willowbrook Care FacilityAfter 22 people have tested for coronavirus at a nursing home in DuPage County, officials must run tests and interview an estimated 2,000 people from one facility.
Pritzker Activates 60 National Guard Troops For Logistical Support, Medical Staffing Amid Coronavirus PandemicGov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday activated about 60 members of the Illinois National Guard to assist with the response to coronavirus.
First Coronavirus-Related Death Reported In Chicago; 22 Cases Reported In DuPage County Care FacilityIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday announced the first coronavirus-related death in the state.