Chicago and other towns across Illinois are putting proactive measures in place to quell the spread of COVID-19. Disruptions to school, work, and major public gatherings are already manifesting and it’s important to stay up to date on what’s happening in the Chicago, IL community.

Stay up to date and informed with our resources: Breaking public health news, information on your local Illinois hospitals and healthcare facilities, information from the Illinois Public Health Department, and Twitter updates from Illinois government officials. Continue to visit our website for the latest updates.

Illinois COVID-19 Cases

Illinois New Coronavirus Cases:
Illinois Total Coronavirus Cases: 4,136,659
Illinois New Coronavirus Deaths:
Illinois Total Coronavirus Deaths: 42,005
U.S. New Coronavirus Cases: 1,648
U.S. Total Coronavirus Cases: 107,184,620
U.S. New Coronavirus Deaths: 8
U.S. Total Coronavirus Deaths: 1,166,662
Last updated June 10, 2023
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Coronavirus News for Chicago

As COVID-19 hospitalizations rise in Illinois, Chicago kids get their COVID, flu shots

At a Pilsen school’s gym, 12-year-old Sofia Lemus sat down to get her third COVID-19 shot. The seventh grader, who wore stacks of friendship bracelets on her wrists, pulled up her sleeves, saying she ... More info »

YAHOO!News - 12/03/2023 09:40am

Illinois sees 17% surge in COVID-19 hospitalizations, Chicago averages one death per day

With a record number of travelers expected at Illinois airports this week, experts caution that a lack of caution could worsen the spread. More info »

FOX 32 - 11/20/2023 11:41am

Chicago Coronavirus: O’Hare Airport, Illinois Update

Concerns about the Coronavirus are spreading throughout the world and United States, and Chicago, Illinois, with its major airport, is no exception. On January 24, 2020, the CDC confirmed that a ... More info » - 11/08/2023 09:14am

Is it cheaper to rent or buy a house in the Chicago area?

The Economist maps show parts of the Chicago area are now cheaper to rent, and while some remain slightly cheaper to buy, few sit at the levels seen just three years ago. More info »

NBC Chicago on MSN - 12/04/2023 09:02am

Schaumburg lab accused of stealing millions in federal funds as part of COVID-19 test kit scheme

A felony criminal indictment unsealed in federal court on Friday alleges a Schaumburg laboratory owner was involved in a COVID-19 test-kit scheme to defraud Medicare and hundreds of patients for tens ... More info »

ABC 7 Chicago on MSN - 12/01/2023 08:30pm

How do you feel your community is responding to the coronavirus crisis:

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