Mayor Lori Lightfoot Has 'Sincere Hope' City Council Will Resume In-Person Meetings In AprilThe mayor said her office will hold briefings with aldermen in the coming days to discuss specific plans for how meetings will be held to allow for proper social distancing and other safety measures to protect against the spread of COVID-19.
CDC Updates School Reopening Guidance To Recommend 3 Feet Of Distancing In Most Classrooms If Students Are MaskedIn light of studies showing it’s safe for students to sit 3 feet apart at school in most cases if they’re wearing masks, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated its guidance for reopening schools.
ONLY ON 2: Few Masks Seen, Dance Floor Reportedly Open At Large Wedding In Niles; Cook County Health Officials InvestigateThe Cook County Department of Public Health on Thursday night was investigating a large wedding held this week in Niles.
Video Shows Brauer House In Lombard Holding Concert That Appears To Have Large Crowd, Few Masks, No Social DistancingIt looks like a fun, pre-pandemic concert, but the only problem is, the videos of the show were snapped on Saturday night at a venue in west suburban Lombard.
Comedy Club In Northwest Suburbs Withstanding Pandemic With Creativity Classes, Online ImprovCBS 2 Morning Insider Lauren Victory takes us inside comedy that is still alive and well in Chicago's northwest suburbs.
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.