Warrenville Photographer Sets Up Backyard Venue For Socially-Distanced Visits With SantaPictures with Santa can be challenging in the age of social distancing – but from shopping malls to private photographers, Santa’s helpers are finding ways to make it work all over the Chicago area.
University Of Chicago Expert Says Limiting Close Unmasked Contacts Remains Key To Containing COVID; 'Spend Your Up-Close And Unmasked Contacts Wisely'Up-close and unmasked. How many people fitting that description do you let into your world every day? One local expert has some ideas around what that answer should be.
Lightfoot On Fans At Soldier Field: 'We're Having Conversations'"Like any other Bears fan of course, I would like to be there."
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.
SeatGeek Stadium Installing New Disinfecting Doorways For Concert, Crowds Could Top 5,500 FansCBS 2’s Lauren Victory looks at the high-tech devices at the doors of SeatGeek Stadium that are supposed to help keep you COVID-free.
Concert Planners Try To Adjust To Life In The Time Of COVID With Drive-In And Socially-Distanced ShowsConcerts in a pandemic? It's not an idea everyone's comfortable with, but the village of Orland Park says they've figured out a way to do it.
City Shuts Down Cork & Kerry For Ignoring Mask Mandate; Employee Tested Positive For COVID-19Cork & Kerry, a popular Irish pub in the Beverly neighborhood, has been shut down by the city, after repeatedly violating reopening requirements by staying open past midnight, and not requiring customers and staff to wear masks.
Field Museum Reopening FridayChicago's Field Museum is reopening on Friday, and there will be some changes.
Video Shows Hundreds Not Following COVID-19 Guidelines Outside Blue Island BusinessAn alarming video shows hundreds of people who seem not to be following COVID-19 rules packed together outside a suburban business.
Joliet Slammers To Play Ball With (Some) Fans In The StandsThey won't be playing in masks, but they are required at all other times. Dugout seating is distanced by blue tape exes and players are asked to stay away from bars, restaurants and even their families.
The Dugout Bar In Wrigleyville Caught On Camera Violating State And City Reopening Guidelines; Owner Says He's Not Breaking Any RulesA Wrigleyville bar was caught on camera breaking the state and city’s reopening guidelines, and other bar owners and bartenders said they're worried the bar's bad behavior will end up costing everyone.
City Orders Closure Of Tour Boat Operator, Cites 5 Other Businesses For Violating Social Distancing Rules Over July 4th WeekendLast week, city officials warned they would be cracking down on businesses that ignore the city's capacity limits during Phase 4 of the reopening plan.
White Sox And Cubs Take Safety Precautions As Workouts BeginBaseball is going to be the real test of how safely sports can resume. Friday the Cubs and Sox took the first steps toward getting back on the field.
Bars And Restaurants Pledge To Follow COVID-19 Capacity Rules Ahead Of July 4th WeekendFor many bars that just opened last weekend, July 4th weekend is the big test. It will be a challenge controlling long lines when when social distancing amid COVId-19 tends to vanish.
Inspectors Checking Businesses For Phase 4 Compliance Ahead Of July 4thThe city is ramping up enforcement of Phase 4 guidelines by making sure people are following social distancing rules starting Thursday.