Bars, Stores Already Receiving Citations For Not Following Social DistancingAs the city tries to prevent groups from gathering, the mayor says a big issue has been people loitering outside stores that sell liquor.
Chicago Mayor Lightfoot: Curfew On Liquor Sales Starts Thursday"A liquor curfew will remain in place during Illinois Governor JB Pritzker's stay-at-home order."
Sunday Brunch An Hour Earlier? Aldermen Back Ordinance To Start Sunday Liquor Sales At Restaurants At 9 A.M.Ald. Michele Smith (43rd), who co-sponsored the proposed change in liquor sale hours, said it was prompted in part by the growing popularity of European soccer.
Indiana Now Has Sunday Alcohol SalesIllinois stores are fearful that they'll lose customers who cross the border.
Activists Want To End Drive-Through Liquor SalesIn Illinois, drivers looking for an alcohol fill-up don't even need to leave their car to get one. Many towns allow drive-through liquor stores, and as CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports, opponents fear they only make drunk driving easier.
Alcohol Briefly Banned On Illinois Amtrak Trains Due To Lapsed LicenseAmtrak trains briefly went dry in Illinois on Wednesday.