Illinois Hospitals Brace for Looming Resource Shortage During Pandemic

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Illinois By Julia Kindelin and Vanessa Corcoran Gov. Pritkzer has predicted that Illinois’ peak for confirmed cases of COVID-19 will hit at least mid May, so the entire state must prepare for that peak. The Illinois Department of Public Health reports 242,189 people have been tested for COVID-19. 48,102 of those … Continue reading Illinois Hospitals Brace for Looming Resource Shortage During Pandemic

Illinois Residents and Small Businesses Scramble for Stability During COVID-19

By Brittany Benson and Julia Kindelin The majority of Americans live paycheck to paycheck, and 27-year-old DSW employee Karen Nhol of Chicago is no exception. But when the global pandemic shut down DSW stores on March 18, Nhol and many others  were left wondering what would happen to their financial futures.  “When this began I … Continue reading Illinois Residents and Small Businesses Scramble for Stability During COVID-19

What you need to know about the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus, or COVID-19, is quickly evolving and is a prominent concern for most of the world. On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared the virus a pandemic (a disease epidemic that spreads across a large region). The first case of the virus was reported on Nov. 17, 2019 in the … Continue reading What you need to know about the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

Coronavirus Fear Grows Again, Taylor Swift and Harry Styles Drop New Music Videos

The coronavirus continues to spread... and so does public fear As the world moves into its 3rd month since the Coronavirus outbreak (also called COVID-19), fear continues to worsen as cases rise across the world. Google searches for "Coronavirus" Spike during end of January after the World Health Organization's press release On January 30th, 2020, … Continue reading Coronavirus Fear Grows Again, Taylor Swift and Harry Styles Drop New Music Videos

West Half of U.S. Home to Most Craft Breweries in the Country

Whether you're a casual drinker or a super-fan of the suds, craft beer is undeniably an American staple when it comes to what we're drinking. Each state is home to at least a few craft breweries, but a few stand above the rest in terms of total breweries. To no surprise, the birthplace of the … Continue reading West Half of U.S. Home to Most Craft Breweries in the Country

Jeffree Star and Shane Dawson’s Massive Success, Coronavirus Spreads From China

Jeffree Star and Shane Dawson's Massive Success Two of Youtube's most popular creators, Jeffree Star and Shane Dawson, recently collaborated on a makeup collection sold and produced by Jeffree's self-owned makeup company, Jeffree Star Cosmetics. The duo boasts over 40 million subscribers combined. Jeffree Star, one of YouTubes most popular "beauty vloggers' has a loyal … Continue reading Jeffree Star and Shane Dawson’s Massive Success, Coronavirus Spreads From China

Quinn:Pensions Threatening MAP grant Program

Gov. Pat Quinn talks about MAP grants at DePaul University. (Photo/Bob Smith) Editor’s note: This story was originally posted on Dec. 12, 2012 and is housed at RedLineProject.org By Bob Smith Gov. Pat Quinn visited DePaul University’s Loop campus on Wednesday to discuss how pension reform is harming the Monetary Award Program (MAP) college scholarships … Continue reading Quinn:Pensions Threatening MAP grant Program