Downstate Judge's Ruling Declares Gov. Pritzker's Executive Orders For Pandemic 'Void;' Appeal ExpectedA downstate judge on Thursday declared Gov. JB Pritzker’s stay-at-home orders void.
As Loop Traffic Begins To Rebound, Some Downtown Businesses Remain Boarded Up“It just looks closed, it looks unfriendly. People feel creepy and they don’t come,” said Michael Edwards, president and CEO of the Chicago Loop Alliance.
311 Calls For Noise Complaints Were Plenty In Chicago During Stay-At-Home PeriodHome is supposed to be a quiet respite, but for many during the coronavirus quarantine, it was anything but.
Some Churches Prepare To Reopen By Taking ReservationsThe Diocese of Joliet has approved at least to churches to reopen but with major stipulations in place.
As Chicago Enters Phase 3 Wednesday, Some Businesses Will Stay ClosedIt's been a long few months for businesses in Chicago. As many prepare to re-open Wednesday, others are choosing to keep their doors closed.
Illinois Secretary Of State's Driver Service Facilities Reopening Delayed Until TuesdayThe Secretary of State’s Driver Services Facilities that were scheduled to reopen Monday have been delayed until Tuesday.
Man Pushed In Front Of Train Fatally Struck At 87th Street CTA Red Line StopFor the second time in two months, a man is dead after being pushed in front of a CTA train in Chicago.
Gov. JB Pritzker Lifting Stay-At-Home Order As Illinois Enters Phase 3 Of ReopeningIllinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said, as of Friday afternoon, Illinois has had 117,455 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic, including 5,270 deaths.
Salons Reopen In Illinois; Salon In Southwest Suburbs Opens With Customers At MidnightOne salon in the southwest suburbs opened its doors just after midnight to customers waiting to get their first haircut in months.
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.
Gym Owners Make Changes As Chicago Implements Strict Reopening GuidelinesGyms will soon be reopened in Chicago, but it won't be the same old workout. There will be strict new guidelines in the city for staying in shape.
COVID-19 Changes Coming Soon To A Chicago Business Near You"I just want to open the doors and welcome customers back."
Thousands Of Chicago Public Schools Students Still Haven't Been Contacted During Remote LearningThe district has been unable to contact more than 2,250 students since remote learning began, or less than 1% of the overall student body. Data is missing for 1.2% more students, or more than 3,500 kids.
Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Grants Stay-At-Home Exemption To Clay County Resident, Tanning SalonJames Mainer is challenging the governor's authority to extend his stay-at-home order beyond the first 30 days of his original disaster proclamation.
Six Flags Great America Unveils Reopening Plan; Management Says It Could Open Safely TodayAlthough parking lots and rides are still empty at Six Flags Great America and the theme park is scheduled to remain closed under the governor's stay-at-home order until Phase 5, management has an extensive reopening plan they hope will jumpstart the rides much sooner.