Closed To Public, Brookfield Zoo Seeking Financial Help Amid COVID-19 Pandemic; 'How Do We Survive As An Institution?'The weather's finally getting warmer, and places like Brookfield Zoo would be packed on a beautiful spring day, but like much of the world, it will remain a virtual ghost town, other than the animals of course, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
With Schools Closed Due To COVID-19 Pandemic, Some Students Worry About Taking Advanced Placement Tests At HomeIf you or your child is taking the Advanced Placement exams this year, they will go on despite the COVID-19 outbreak. But there will be some major changes.
Colleges Will Be More Flexible With Admissions During COVID-19 Pandemic, Expert SaysAs schools across Illinois switch over to e-learning, parents and students alike are wondering how the change might affect grade point averages and college admissions.
Father Was Released From Hospital With COVID-19 Symptoms And Died Days Later, Family SaysHow could a father walk into a hospital with COVID-19 symptoms, get treated, and get released – only to die a few days later?
Coronavirus In Illinois: State Investigating Hundreds Of Price Gouging Complaints, But Some High Prices At Stores Are LegalStores are bearing the brunt of the blame, but CBS 2 Morning Insider Tim McNicholas learned the issue of pricing can be a complicated one.
Amid COVID-19 Pandemic, HelloBaby Play Center Turns To Virtual Shows For KidsWith many daycares and playgrounds closed due to the coronavirus outbreak, parents across the city are scrambling for things to do.
UIC Medical Center Nurses Take Issue With Being Asked To Clean COVID-19 Patients' RoomsNurses already have their hands full during the coronavirus pandemic, and now, some have to perform regular cleaning services because their hospital is keeping regular housekeepers away from COVID-19 patients.
Select Group Of Priests And Chaplains Still Visiting COVID-19 Patients At Hospitals, Homes"Being able to pray with people in their last days or hours or moments, or even just to be there to give a presence of hope for a family, is really important to me," Fr. Matt O'Donnell said.
Local Manufacturers Stepping Up To Produce Personal Protective Equipment For Hospitals, First RespondersThey're doing what they can to help as COVID-19 eats up resources across the country. CBS 2 Morning Insider Tim McNicholas shows us how it all comes together.
St. Viator Students Help Raise Funds To Provide Shelter For Homeless At Hotel During Coronavirus PandemicThe new coronavirus is hitting all aspects of the world hard. In the suburbs, dozens of homeless people could wind up on the streets, after church shelters shut down.
Some Shuttered Small Businesses Find Their Insurance Refuses To Cover COVID-19 LossesSmall businesses across Chicago are turning to their insurance agents to recoup some of their losses from COVID-19 – only to learn the policies do not cover this kind of disaster.
Companies Flood Inboxes With Email Deals Amid Coronavirus CrisisChances are your inbox is flooded with COVID-19-related emails from dozens of companies.
Barbershops, Nail Salons Fear They Could Be Next For Coronavirus ClosuresBars and restaurants are shut down for dine-in, and now barbershops and nail salons fear they could be next.
Even With St. Patrick's Day Parades Called Off For Coronavirus, Chicago Bars Preparing For Crowds This WeekendWith COVID-19 in mind, some celebrations are going above and beyond what they normally do for health and safety during St. Patrick’s Day weekend.
After Fraudsters Racked Up $6,000 On Stolen Credit Card, HSBC Demanded Victim Pay Up, Despite 'Zero Liability' PromiseLike many banks, HSBC boasts of their vast fraud protection: zero dollar liability. Yet they came after Elanor Leskiw, of Chicago, for $6,000 in purchases she says she never made.