The case increase is being driven by 18- to 39-year-olds and is concentrated on the North and Northwest sides of Chicago.
The hospital is supposed to help the low-income Austin neighborhood, but most of the church parishioners do not live on the West Side.
As Illinois expands the vaccine rollout, there’s still a disparity among Black and Latino residents — and a long way to go to herd immunity.
Chicago cut off vaccine supply to Innovative Express Care after it says the clinic misallocated 6,000 doses.
The state halted in-person visits in March 2020. Family members with loved ones inside are calling for plans to reopen.
Chicago’s top doctor reassured Austin residents they still will get vaccines, despite the city’s suspension of supply to Loretto Hospital.
Higher education staff, government workers and the media are among those next in line for their shots.
Olga Contreras started a mix of in-person and remote teaching this month, focusing on moving students forward in a year full of disruptions.
The People’s COVID-19 Response Team proposes that the city establish vaccination sites in 26 vulnerable communities of color.
More vaccinators — not just more vaccines — are helping get people get inoculated more quickly.