For Her Longtime Friend's 100th Birthday, Janet Ellison Asked Strangers To Send Edith Jones Cards; Hundreds RepliedIt's a tough time to live in a nursing home. Visits are limited, and even celebrating birthdays can be a challenge, but one woman in the suburbs is doing everything she can to make her friend's 100th birthday extra special.
Emergency Crews Called For Carbon Monoxide At Symphony Chicago West Nursing Home In South AustinAmbulances and a hazardous materials team were sent to the Symphony Chicago West nursing home and rehab facility in the South Austin neighborhood due to carbon monoxide.
Glenbrook North High School Marching Band Serenades Seniors At Nursing HomeIf there’s one thing the COVID-19 pandemic has shown us, it’s that there is still humanity and compassion out there.
Neighbors Fed Up With Overgrown Weeds, Pests On Land Belonging To Country Club Hills Nursing HomeOvergrown weeds are drawing unwanted pests in one Country Club Hills neighborhood, and neighbors there are fed up with what they describe as an ugly jungle.
Professional Musician Coco Hawley Rents Cherry Picker To Sing For Nursing Home ResidentsCoco Hawley rented a cherry picker, and rising to window level, she sang for residents at a nursing home in Edgewater Friday.
Cicero Nursing Home Under Scrutiny After Cluster Of Residents Test Positive For COVID-19There have been nine deaths at the home, including a staff member.
70% Of Residents Test Positive For COVID-19 At Symphony Of South Shore Nursing HomeA total of 111 residents at the Symphony of South Shore nursing home have tested positive for COVID-19, out of 158 altogether.
Joliet Mayor Bob O'Dekirk Wants State To Investigate 23 Coronavirus Deaths At Symphony Of Joliet Nursing Home“Right now, I think this is a matter for health officials to get involved, and start untangling the mess of what happened inside that nursing home,” O'Dekirk said.
96-Year-Old Veteran Left Permanently Disabled After Pipe Bursts In Evanston Nursing Home Now Facing EvictionThe family of a 96-year-old man says the nursing home facility he lives in made him sick and he's now facing eviction.
'No One Knew She Was Dead': Family Has Questions After Finding Mother Dead In Nursing HomeLate Monday morning after multiple unanswered calls, a Chicago woman's aunt and son went to check on her at her nursing home. They found her dead in her bed, already cold.
Widower Threatened With Foreclosure Over Glenview Nursing Home DebtGlenview Terrace took Willard Berkson to court when he was unable to pay for his wife's stay at the nursing home before her death in 2016.
IDPH: 'Clusters' of Legionnaires' Disease Found In Chicago, Suburban CountiesAt least three residents from McHenry and Lake counties were identified in the other cluster where a Walmart in Johnsburg was named "as one common potential exposure," according to the IDPH. Johnsburg is located in McHenry County.
Nursing Home Workers Stage One-Day Strike Amid Stalled Contract TalksWorkers at a Burbank nursing home chose the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday to stage a one-day walkout.
2 Investigators: Nursing Patient's Last Days Included STDBedridden Letasha Mims was not able to consent to sex, her mother says. CBS 2's Dave Savini reports.
Woman Taken From Lansing Nursing Home Found Safe In RantoulPolice have found a 53-year-old woman who was reported missing Thursday from a nursing home in south suburban Lansing.