Some Suburban Mayors Want Their Municipalities Reopened Before Gov. Pritzker's Set DateA growing number of mayors in Illinois have called for action that would reopen their towns and villages ahead of Gov. JB Pritzker’s current executive order timeline.
Suspect In 4 Aurora Assaults Is Behind Bars, But Police Say He May Have Other Victims"A suspect matching the description was spotted by an officer on patrol in the area."
As Updated CDC Guidance Includes Pets, Social Distancing Recommendations Close Some Dog ParksThe coronavirus pandemic is changing human lives every day, and now, it is changing the way pets interact with each other too.
Pastor Says He's Desperately Trying To Communicate With 2 Brothers Who Are Inside Logan Square Nursing Home, But Can'tCOVID-19 has taken a heavy toll on nursing homes across the country – which is why they have had to shut their doors to visitors. But one man is desperately advocating for better ways to communicate with the elderly inside.
South Loop Residents Give Laptops To Charter School Students In Need"I asked for one or two laptops and I got over 30 responses. Someone just came and dropped off a laptop two minutes ago."
Will County's Mobile Lab Brings COVID-19 Testing To The Most Vunerable"These people need testing more than anyone else because of the proximity to each other."
'It's Dire Right Now': Illinois Farmers Could Face Crisis As More Meat-Packing Plants Close Due To COVID-19“Our farmers have about two more weeks,” said Jennifer Tirey, executive director of the Illinois Pork Producers Association. “We’re going to have to depopulate farms if our farmers aren’t able to send those hogs to market.”
Family Mourns Cook County Correctional Officer Who Died Of CoronavirusOfficer Sheila Rivera, who worked at the Cook County Jail, died Sunday.
Ventilators For COVID-19 Patients Arrive In ChicagoWeiss Hospital said it has been they’ve been hit hard by COVID-19. The hospital said it serves an elderly population, half of which are Medicare recipients.
Olympia Fields Police Detective Back Home After Going On Ventilator With Coronavirus
Brothers Who Recovered From COVID-19 Want To Donate Blood Plasma, Help Others With Their AntibodiesA south suburban family said half of them tested positive, after a gathering earlier this month. As CBS 2’s Marissa Parra reported Thursday, the family is now encouraging other survivors to help some of the most critical patients.