Aurora Sending 100,000 Masks To India As COVID Cases SpikeThe City of Aurora is sending 100,000 face masks to India as COVID cases continue to spike.
CDC Says Masks No Longer Necessary For COVID-Vaccinated Americans, But Some Chicago Restaurants Say They'll Still Be Requiring ThemAs the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention eased mask measures for vaccinated Americans, several private businesses in Chicago aren’t willing to do the same just yet.
CDC Eases Guidance On Mask Wearing For People Who Are Fully Vaccinated; Gov. Pritzker To Revise State's Mask MandateGov. JB Pritzker's office said he plans to revise the statewide mask mandate in Illinois "in line with the upcoming CDC guidelines lifting additional mitigations for vaccinated people."
After Encouraging Chicagoans To Pick Up PPE Litter, Chicago Company iPromo Donates 100,000 Masks To Greater Chicago Food DepositoryOne hundred thousand masks were delivered to the Greater Chicago Food Depository thanks to a local business owner who saw a pandemic problem: used masks thrown all over city streets.
Uber Reminding Riders Masks Are Still Required; Mask Enforcement Tips Sent To DriversThe company has sent drivers mask enforcement tips to ensure their safety during rides.
IHSA Board Rules That Masks Will No Longer Be Required For Illinois Student Athletes In Low-Risk SportsA big change in COVID-19 mitigation policy has been issued for high school athletes in Illinois.
Manny's Deli To Give Out Free Sandwiches To People Wearing Masks On TuesdayHead to Manny’s Deli for a free sandwich on Tuesday – but don’t forget your mask.
Manny's Deli Says It Will Give Out Free Sandwiches If Everyone Wears Masks Properly For 30 DaysIf you wear your mask, you might be doing more than just fighting the coronavirus pandemic. You could get a free sandwich.
Here's What The CDC Says Fully Vaccinated People Can DoThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released guidance for fully vaccinated people, outlining what they can safely do.
CTA Installs Free Face Mask Dispensers On Some Buses In Pilot ProgramThe Chicago Transit Authority is installing face mask dispensers on some buses amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Masks Are Crucial In Fight Against COVID-19, But Police Say They May Also Be Enabling CarjackersMasks are essential for mitigating the spread of COVID-19, but they may also be emboldening multiple carjacking crews in Chicago.
CTA Giving Away Masks In Travel Healthy Kits Monday Morning; Here's How To Get OneCTA is helping commuters travel safely by giving away Travel Healthy Kits Monday morning.
If People Can't Wear Masks For Medical Reasons, What Can They Expect From Businesses?Businesses across the world are looking out for everyone’s safety by requiring masks – but what if the customer can’t wear a mask for medical reasons?
Glenview Jewel Employee With Special Needs Fired For Yelling At Customer He Says Called Him Derogatory Terms, Bullied Him For MonthsA man with special needs says he was fired from his grocery store job just for trying to keep his customers and coworkers safe. Now the Glenview community is rallying around him.
Mayor Lightfoot Urges People To Wear Masks At Restaurants To Help Keep Them Open, Save LivesWith COVID-19 cases on the rise in Chicago and statewide, and many restaurants struggling to survive, Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Sunday reminded Chicagoans about the importance of wearing masks.