• coronavirus Mar 4, 2020

    Suburban School to Excuse All Absences Due to Illness Amid Coronavirus Concerns

    With schools across the Chicago area taking measures to prevent the potential spread of the coronavirus, one suburban school has decided to excuse any and all absences due to illness. Oak Park and River Forest High School said beginning Wednesday, any parent or guardian who informs the school of a child’s absence due to illness will now be considered...

  • coronavirus Feb 28, 2020

    Pritzker, Lightfoot Discuss Coronavirus Response

    Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot discuss the coordinated response to the coronavirus outbreak.

  • coronavirus Feb 28, 2020

    Pritzker, Health Officials Detail Illinois' Coronavirus Response

    Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker was scheduled to discuss the state’s response to the coronavirus outbreak Friday, as the health crisis continues to spread, killing more 2,700 people worldwide and sparking an economic panic.

  • coronavirus Mar 2, 2020

    Chicago-Area Schools Begin Preparing for Coronavirus

    After the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned Americans to start preparing for a possible pandemic outbreak of the coronavirus in the United States, Chicago-area schools said they are monitoring the situation. New Trier High School Superintendent Paul Sally said Wednesday the school is taking steps proactively to keep campuses safe. “The primary way for students and staff to…

  • coronavirus Feb 27, 2020

    How to Protect Yourself From Coronavirus

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned Americans to start preparing for a possible pandemic outbreak of the coronavirus in the United States, noting it’s not a question of “if” the outbreak will happen but “when.” NBC 5’s Lauren Petty reports.

  • coronavirus Feb 26, 2020

    How to Protect Yourself From Coronavirus

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned Americans to start preparing for a possible pandemic outbreak of the coronavirus in the United States, noting it’s not a question of “if” the outbreak will happen but “when.”

  • coronavirus Feb 27, 2020

    How to Protect Yourself From Coronavirus

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned Americans to start preparing for a possible pandemic outbreak of the coronavirus in the United States, noting it’s not a question of “if” the outbreak will happen but “when.” While the CDC outlined what that level of preparation should look like in U.S. schools and businesses, the warning left Americans wondering...

  • coronavirus Feb 26, 2020

    Brace for Likely, and Disruptive, Coronavirus Outbreak: CDC

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning Americans to begin preparing for a likely outbreak of coronavirus in the United States, saying that both a “community spread,” as well as disruption to work, school and life were likely in the event of a domestic outbreak.

  • coronavirus Jan 25, 2020

    How to Protect Yourself From the Coronavirus

    Health officials explained several ways people can protect themselves from a coronavirus Friday, the same day officials announced a Chicago woman was diagnosed with the virus. NBC 5’s Regina Waldroup reports.

Contact Us