Coronavirus

Illinois saw 144,882 confirmed cases of COVID-19 as of July 2, with the highest number of cases tracking to zip codes in the Southwest Side, West and Northwest Side of Chicago, data shows. Cook County, …

Ah, here we are. Time for a new staff to take over The Phoenix, and time for my first column as Editor-in-Chief. We’ll see how this goes. I’m honored to be in charge of The …

Coronavirus

Illinois health officials announced 2,450 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 105 more deaths May 2. The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reporting a total of 58,505 cases, including 2,559 deaths across 97 …

Coronavirus

Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) officials announced April 25 2,119 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 80 additional deaths, bringing state totals to 41,777 confirmed cases and 1,874 deaths. The disease has now spread across …

Coronavirus

As colleges across the country discuss whether fall 2020 classes will be held online as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Loyola officials said the school’s administration hasn’t yet made any decisions. Anna Rozenich, a …

Coronavirus

Rogers Park firefighter Mario Araujo came face-to-face with what first responders are heroically confronting on the front lines every day — death as a result of complications from COVID-19, the disease caused by the 2019 …

Coronavirus

Illinois Department of Public Health officials announced 1,453 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 — the disease caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus — and 33 additional deaths April 4. The April 4 announcement brings the total number …

Coronavirus

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) reported 461 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 — the disease caused by the novel 2019 coronavirus — and eight new deaths statewide March 30. The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases …