With eligibility for the COVID-19 vaccine in Illinois set to widely expand in a matter of weeks, vaccine hunters are bracing for a busy and perhaps difficult time securing appointments. All Illinois residents over the age of 16, except those in the city of Chicago, will be eligible for the COVID vaccine starting April 12. However, on Friday, the state’s…
Eli Coustan is just 13, but the teen from Evanston is helping older residents, including his grandparents, schedule appointments to get the COVID-19 vaccine. NBC 5’s Regina Waldroup has his story, and the link to his website can be found here.