Renewed COVID-19 Mask Mandate For Chicago Is Not News Restaurateurs Wanted To HearEffective Friday a mask mandate – not an advisory, but a mandate – will be back in effect in Chicago for all indoor spaces, including gyms, stores, and restaurants. As CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reported, some businesses believe this step backward could be a big blow.
Bar Owner Says Eased Pandemic Rules Coming Thursday In Chicago Will Mean Everything For BusinessEased pandemic restrictions are on the way for local bars and restaurants.
Struggling Restaurant Owners Worry New COVID-19 Rules Will Hurt Business MoreSome bar and restaurant owners are worried that new restrictions put on them by the City of Chicago are just another hurdle as they try to keep their doors open and the weather turns colder.
With Full Capacity Nowhere In Sight Amid Pandemic, Could A Restaurant Collapse Be Coming In Chicago?A restaurant collapse is on the horizon in Chicago, according to owners who just can’t scrape by any longer with no full-capacity future in sight.
Restaurants That Have Hung On Through Pandemic Brace For Turn Of WeatherThis has been a summer of highs and lows for Chicago’s restaurant industry, as diners have seen new places open and others close because of the coronavirus pandemic.
City Orders 4 Restaurants, 1 Nightclub Closed For Pandemic Rule ViolationsThe city this past weekend temporarily closed five restaurants and bars for violating rules put in place to fight the coronavirus pandemic.
With COVID-19 On The Rise, Suburban Cook County Announces Guidance On Bars, Gyms, Home GatheringsWith coronavirus cases on the rise in suburban Cook County, the Cook County Department of Public Health has issued more restrictive guidelines when it comes to certain settings.
Lake County Approves Outdoor Spaces For Restaurants, Bars In Unincorporated Areas With Just A Photo And An EmailCBS 2’s Tara Molina found one suburb giving instant approval for outdoor bar and restaurant space - just snap a picture and send it in.
City Begins To Crack Down On Restaurants Flouting COVID-19 Reopening RulesChicago restaurants have been reopened for about two weeks under COVID-19-related restrictions, but how are the establishments handling the new rules?
As Business Prepare To Open Friday, Safety Remains A Priority For OwnersMore and more businesses will be opening throughout the day Friday as Illinois enters Phase 3.
2020 National Restaurant Association Show Canceled Amid Coronavirus ConcernsThe 2020 National Restaurant Association Show has been canceled due to coronavirus concerns.
Closing Of Bars And Restaurants Leaves Musicians Without WorkThe impact of closing Chicago's bars and restaurants reaches far beyond food industry workers.
Restaurant, Bar Owners Look Toward Unknown Future As Coronavirus Closures LoomAt 9 p.m. Monday, every restaurant and bar in the state of Illinois will close its doors.
Spice It Up: Here Are Chicago's 3 Newest EateriesFrom authentic Mexican to a chicken and wing shop, read on for a rundown of the newest destinations to open for business around town.
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