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Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June: Mayor Lighfoot

Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June: Mayor Lighfoot

Restaurants throughout the city of Chicago could reopen in June, but with notable changes, Mayor Lori Lightfoot told the Chicago Tribune Friday. One potential [...] Read full article: Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June...→

Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June: Mayor Lighfoot

Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June: Mayor Lighfoot

Restaurants throughout the city of Chicago could reopen in June, but with notable changes, Mayor Lori Lightfoot told the Chicago Tribune Friday. One potential [...] Read full article: Chicago Restaurants Could Reopen in June...→

Garcetti: City Parking Lots At Beaches Reopen, Slow Streets Program Expanding, Car Parades Allowed

Garcetti: City Parking Lots At Beaches Reopen, Slow Streets Program Expanding, Car Parades Allowed

Mayor Eric Garcetti Friday announced the city was taking additional steps toward reopening ahead of the Memorial Day weekend in the wake of the coronavirus pan [...] Read full article: Garcetti: City Parking Lots At Beaches R...→

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

The order would pertain to "retail stores, hotels, government buildings, schools and universities, recreational facilities, and service centers." Read full article: Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requireme...→

Chicago Area Restaurants Get Ready To Reopen Under Pritzker's Updated Phase 3 Plan

Chicago Area Restaurants Get Ready To Reopen Under Pritzker's Updated Phase 3 Plan

The movement in the governor's office announced Wednesday came about following intense lobbying by the Illinois Restaurant Association, with lengthy meetings t [...] Read full article: Chicago Area Restaurants Get Ready To Re...→

Read Pritzker’s Full Statement on Allowing Illinois Restaurants to Reopen With Outdoor Seating in Phase 3

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Wednesday announced that Illinois restaurants will be allowed to re-open for outdoor seating in phase three of the state’s reopening plan [...] Read full article: Read Pritzker’s Full Statement on Allowi...→

To Reopen, Restaurants Are Doubling Down on Becoming Grocery Stores

To Reopen, Restaurants Are Doubling Down on Becoming Grocery Stores

In New York, Chicago, and California, the restaurant-as-market model looks to keep going, even after the coronavirus pandemic subsides. Read full article: To Reopen, Restaurants Are Doubling Down...→

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax TV ripped Judge Emmet Sullivan as a "political activist judge.""He's a disg [...] Read full article: Without mentioning him by name, former N...→

NYC’s New Normal: When will the city reopen, and what will it look like?

NYC’s New Normal: When will the city reopen, and what will it look like?

As new coronavirus cases continue a downward trend in New York City — and after almost two months on lockdown — quarantine-fatigued residents are looking ahead [...] Read full article: NYC’s New Normal: When will the city reo...→

Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

Normal rates will return to Center City parking garages operated by the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) starting Monday, June 1. Read full article: Normal Rates to Return in June to Philad...→

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Churchgoers in Chicago could face citations pending a review for attending in-person services, according to the mayor's office. Read full article: Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' cor...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

Fact check: Altered video shared online falsely suggests Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot supports ‘New World Order’ conspiracy

Fact check: Altered video shared online falsely suggests Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot supports ‘New World Order’ conspiracy

Social media users are taking a comment Lightfoot made in a 2019 video out of context to suggest she is part of a global scheme to overthrow U.S. democracy and [...] Read full article: Fact check: Altered video shared online ...→

Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23

Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23

The Chicago Archdiocese on Wednesday released a multi-phase plan to reopen Roman Catholic churches amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening P...→

D.C. mayor extends stay-at-home order to June

D.C. mayor extends stay-at-home order to June

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on Wednesday extended her stay-at-home order for the coronavirus pandemic until June 8. Read full article: D.C. mayor extends stay-at-home order to...→

Gov. Gavin Newsom Releases Criteria to Reopen Restaurants for Dine-In Service - LA Weekly

Governor Gavin Newsom released a three-page Cal/OSHA statewide general checklist for the reopening of dine-in restaurants today. Read full article: Gov. Gavin Newsom Releases Criteria to R...→

The Latest: Nevada's shuttered casinos could reopen June 4

-Trump calls for reopening of houses of worship.... -Pence visits Georgia, says state is ‘leading the way.’ Read full article: The Latest: Nevada's shuttered casinos c...→

Prince George’s Co. looks to reopen June 1; more contact tracing in Md. | WTOP

Prince George’s County is on its way to a modified reopening June 1. And statewide contact tracing is set to launch next week. Here’s the latest. Read full article: Prince George’s Co. looks to reopen June...→

San Diego Restaurants Get State OK to Reopen, But Dining Experience Will Change - Times of San Diego

San Diego County received the go-ahead from the state of California Wednesday night to allow restaurants to again serve dine-in customers. Read full article: San Diego Restaurants Get State OK to Re...→

Illinois Restaurants Can Reopen With Outdoor Seating May 29, Pritzker Says

Illinois Restaurants Can Reopen With Outdoor Seating May 29, Pritzker Says

Bars and restaurants are getting the green light to reopen nine days from now if they can move their customers outdoors, Gov. JB Pritzker announced Wednesday a [...] Read full article: Illinois Restaurants Can Reopen With Out...→

Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1

Mexico City, one of the world's largest cities and the epicenter of the country's coronavirus epidemic, will begin a gradual reopening June 1, its mayor said W [...] Read full article: Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradua...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley on Tuesday continued to press Gov. J.B. Pritzker to separate Elmhurst and the rest of DuPage County from the Northeast region of th [...] Read full article: Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready ...→

‘Give SD Control’: Mayor Says San Diego Restaurants Ready for Safe Reopening

‘Give SD Control’: Mayor Says San Diego Restaurants Ready for Safe Reopening

Members of San Diego’s restaurant industry showed off procedures Monday that local eateries are proposing to keep customers and employees safe once dine-in ser [...] Read full article: ‘Give SD Control’: Mayor Says San Diego ...→

Florida Keys will reopen to visitors June 1 amid pandemic | WTOP

The Florida Keys will reopen to tourists on June 1, more than two months after the island chain closed to visitors to minimize the spread of the coronavirus. Read full article: Florida Keys will reopen to visitors Jun...→

Hannity warns mayor who won't fully reopen without COVID-19 'cure': Don't expect us to bail you out

Hannity warns mayor who won't fully reopen without COVID-19 'cure': Don't expect us to bail you out

Sean Hannity warned Los Angles Mayor Eric Garcetti Thursday night that if he chooses to keep some coronavirus-induced restrictions in effect until a vaccine is [...] Read full article: Hannity warns mayor who won't fully reop...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen  [...]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen [...]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen anytime soon, even while offering hope that some businesses could expand in the [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesda...→

Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen 'Until We Have A Cure'

Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen 'Until We Have A Cure'

Mayor Garcetti urged residents not to "overreact" to the comments, adding that L.A. would "never be completely open” until there is a vaccine. Read full article: Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen '...→

Washington, DC mayor extends city's stay-at-home order until June 8

Washington, DC mayor extends city's stay-at-home order until June 8

Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced Wednesday that she is extending the district’s stay-at-home orders through June 8 as the city battles the coronav [...] Read full article: Washington, DC mayor extends city's stay...→

Washington state will soon let restaurants reopen — but only if they keep a record of all their customers

Washington state will soon let restaurants reopen — but only if they keep a record of all their customers

Restaurants will now have to keep a record of patrons' phone numbers, email addresses and time in to help with contact tracing. Read full article: Washington state will soon let restauran...→

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

In the likely event that the new law is enacted, the fees will begin in July, banding Denver with at least 13 other cities in Colorado with similar fees or ban [...] Read full article: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayo...→

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

New York City's mayor unveiled a new set of data thresholds Friday to help determine when to loosen restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: When should New York City reopen? Govern...→

City on its way to begin reopening by early June, de Blasio says - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that phase one of the city's reopening could start sometime in the first half of June which would allow for Read full article: City on its way to begin reopening by ea...→

Illinois bars, restaurants can reopen a month earlier with outdoor seating, Pritzker says

Illinois bars, restaurants can reopen a month earlier with outdoor seating, Pritzker says

Illinois restaurants and bars looking to reopen their outdoor dining areas during the coronavirus pandemic will now be allowed do so a month earlier than expec [...] Read full article: Illinois bars, restaurants can reopen a ...→

Some MN cities allowing bars, restaurants to expand outside seating into the street once they reopen

Some MN cities allowing bars, restaurants to expand outside seating into the street once they reopen

When Minnesota bars and restaurants reopen June 1, seating will be limited to outdoors. To help them m maximize social distancing — as well as sales — several [...] Read full article: Some MN cities allowing bars, restaurant...→

Ithaca mayor warns of dire consequences if colleges don't reopen in the fall

Ithaca mayor warns of dire consequences if colleges don't reopen in the fall

Ithaca, New York, Mayor Svante Myrick said on Wednesday that the economic impact of university closings in his city – Cornell University and Ithaca College – i [...] Read full article: Ithaca mayor warns of dire consequences ...→

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

With Chicagoans clamoring for the exits of their government-imposed exiles, one key metric set by the city appears to still present a considerable challenge: t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Fal...→

VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaurants, bars and retail should reopen in Metro Detroit?

VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaurants, bars and retail should reopen in Metro Detroit?

Governor Whitmer has announced another relaxing of restriction in Michigan, with the partial reopening of two sections of the state. Read full article: VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaura...→

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

How bar and restaurant owners around the world from Germany to Maryland are getting creative to enforce social distancing measures for diners. Read full article: Restaurants enforce social distancing wi...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restaurants may reopen in June, sees hope for outdoor music and theater

Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restaurants may reopen in June, sees hope for outdoor music and theater

Chicago restaurants might be able to reopen in June and residents may be allowed to sit outside enjoying music, theater, and other outdoor activities, Mayor Lo [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restau...→

People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rush To Reopen, LA City Councilman Warns

People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rush To Reopen, LA City Councilman Warns

In the video he released on YouTube, Wesson says black, Latino and the working poor have died in higher numbers from coronavirus due to a long history of unequ [...] Read full article: People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rus...→

Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

Restaurants in Washington state will be required to keep a log of each dine-in customer to facilitate contact tracing during phase two of the state's reopening [...] Read full article: Washington state directs restaurants to ...→

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

As New York prepares to slowly reopen region-by-region, several city officials proposed to use streets, curbs and sidewalks for businesses to open up for socia [...] Read full article: City officials propose to open NYC stree...→

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

"First and foremost, we’ll be guided by what the public health data tells us. And hopefully, we’ll have a constructive conversation with CTU leadership," the m [...] Read full article: We won’t reopen teachers contract for Ch...→

Garcetti: City Parking Lots At Beaches Reopen, Slow Streets Program Expanding, Car Parades Allowed

Garcetti: City Parking Lots At Beaches Reopen, Slow Streets Program Expanding, Car Parades Allowed

Mayor Eric Garcetti Friday announced the city was taking additional steps toward reopening ahead of the Memorial Day weekend in the wake of the coronavirus pan [...] Read full article: Garcetti: City Parking Lots At Beaches R...→

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

New York City's mayor unveiled a new set of data thresholds Friday to help determine when to loosen restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: When should New York City reopen? Govern...→

Prince George’s Co. looks to reopen June 1; more contact tracing in Md. | WTOP

Prince George’s County is on its way to a modified reopening June 1. And statewide contact tracing is set to launch next week. Here’s the latest. Read full article: Prince George’s Co. looks to reopen June...→

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

The order would pertain to "retail stores, hotels, government buildings, schools and universities, recreational facilities, and service centers." Read full article: Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requireme...→

Illinois bars, restaurants can reopen a month earlier with outdoor seating, Pritzker says

Illinois bars, restaurants can reopen a month earlier with outdoor seating, Pritzker says

Illinois restaurants and bars looking to reopen their outdoor dining areas during the coronavirus pandemic will now be allowed do so a month earlier than expec [...] Read full article: Illinois bars, restaurants can reopen a ...→

Illinois Restaurants Can Reopen With Outdoor Seating May 29, Pritzker Says

Illinois Restaurants Can Reopen With Outdoor Seating May 29, Pritzker Says

Bars and restaurants are getting the green light to reopen nine days from now if they can move their customers outdoors, Gov. JB Pritzker announced Wednesday a [...] Read full article: Illinois Restaurants Can Reopen With Out...→

Read Pritzker’s Full Statement on Allowing Illinois Restaurants to Reopen With Outdoor Seating in Phase 3

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Wednesday announced that Illinois restaurants will be allowed to re-open for outdoor seating in phase three of the state’s reopening plan [...] Read full article: Read Pritzker’s Full Statement on Allowi...→

Ithaca mayor warns of dire consequences if colleges don't reopen in the fall

Ithaca mayor warns of dire consequences if colleges don't reopen in the fall

Ithaca, New York, Mayor Svante Myrick said on Wednesday that the economic impact of university closings in his city – Cornell University and Ithaca College – i [...] Read full article: Ithaca mayor warns of dire consequences ...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax TV ripped Judge Emmet Sullivan as a "political activist judge.""He's a disg [...] Read full article: Without mentioning him by name, former N...→

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

With Chicagoans clamoring for the exits of their government-imposed exiles, one key metric set by the city appears to still present a considerable challenge: t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Fal...→

‘Give SD Control’: Mayor Says San Diego Restaurants Ready for Safe Reopening

‘Give SD Control’: Mayor Says San Diego Restaurants Ready for Safe Reopening

Members of San Diego’s restaurant industry showed off procedures Monday that local eateries are proposing to keep customers and employees safe once dine-in ser [...] Read full article: ‘Give SD Control’: Mayor Says San Diego ...→

Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

Normal rates will return to Center City parking garages operated by the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) starting Monday, June 1. Read full article: Normal Rates to Return in June to Philad...→

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

How bar and restaurant owners around the world from Germany to Maryland are getting creative to enforce social distancing measures for diners. Read full article: Restaurants enforce social distancing wi...→

Florida Keys will reopen to visitors June 1 amid pandemic | WTOP

The Florida Keys will reopen to tourists on June 1, more than two months after the island chain closed to visitors to minimize the spread of the coronavirus. Read full article: Florida Keys will reopen to visitors Jun...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rush To Reopen, LA City Councilman Warns

People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rush To Reopen, LA City Councilman Warns

In the video he released on YouTube, Wesson says black, Latino and the working poor have died in higher numbers from coronavirus due to a long history of unequ [...] Read full article: People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rus...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen  [...]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen [...]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen anytime soon, even while offering hope that some businesses could expand in the [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesda...→

Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23

Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23

The Chicago Archdiocese on Wednesday released a multi-phase plan to reopen Roman Catholic churches amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening P...→

Washington, DC mayor extends city's stay-at-home order until June 8

Washington, DC mayor extends city's stay-at-home order until June 8

Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced Wednesday that she is extending the district’s stay-at-home orders through June 8 as the city battles the coronav [...] Read full article: Washington, DC mayor extends city's stay...→

Gov. Gavin Newsom Releases Criteria to Reopen Restaurants for Dine-In Service - LA Weekly

Governor Gavin Newsom released a three-page Cal/OSHA statewide general checklist for the reopening of dine-in restaurants today. Read full article: Gov. Gavin Newsom Releases Criteria to R...→

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

In the likely event that the new law is enacted, the fees will begin in July, banding Denver with at least 13 other cities in Colorado with similar fees or ban [...] Read full article: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayo...→

The Latest: Nevada's shuttered casinos could reopen June 4

-Trump calls for reopening of houses of worship.... -Pence visits Georgia, says state is ‘leading the way.’ Read full article: The Latest: Nevada's shuttered casinos c...→

City on its way to begin reopening by early June, de Blasio says - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that phase one of the city's reopening could start sometime in the first half of June which would allow for Read full article: City on its way to begin reopening by ea...→

San Diego Restaurants Get State OK to Reopen, But Dining Experience Will Change - Times of San Diego

San Diego County received the go-ahead from the state of California Wednesday night to allow restaurants to again serve dine-in customers. Read full article: San Diego Restaurants Get State OK to Re...→

Chicago Area Restaurants Get Ready To Reopen Under Pritzker's Updated Phase 3 Plan

Chicago Area Restaurants Get Ready To Reopen Under Pritzker's Updated Phase 3 Plan

The movement in the governor's office announced Wednesday came about following intense lobbying by the Illinois Restaurant Association, with lengthy meetings t [...] Read full article: Chicago Area Restaurants Get Ready To Re...→

Some MN cities allowing bars, restaurants to expand outside seating into the street once they reopen

Some MN cities allowing bars, restaurants to expand outside seating into the street once they reopen

When Minnesota bars and restaurants reopen June 1, seating will be limited to outdoors. To help them m maximize social distancing — as well as sales — several [...] Read full article: Some MN cities allowing bars, restaurant...→

Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1

Mexico City, one of the world's largest cities and the epicenter of the country's coronavirus epidemic, will begin a gradual reopening June 1, its mayor said W [...] Read full article: Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradua...→

To Reopen, Restaurants Are Doubling Down on Becoming Grocery Stores

To Reopen, Restaurants Are Doubling Down on Becoming Grocery Stores

In New York, Chicago, and California, the restaurant-as-market model looks to keep going, even after the coronavirus pandemic subsides. Read full article: To Reopen, Restaurants Are Doubling Down...→

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley on Tuesday continued to press Gov. J.B. Pritzker to separate Elmhurst and the rest of DuPage County from the Northeast region of th [...] Read full article: Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready ...→

NYC’s New Normal: When will the city reopen, and what will it look like?

NYC’s New Normal: When will the city reopen, and what will it look like?

As new coronavirus cases continue a downward trend in New York City — and after almost two months on lockdown — quarantine-fatigued residents are looking ahead [...] Read full article: NYC’s New Normal: When will the city reo...→

VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaurants, bars and retail should reopen in Metro Detroit?

VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaurants, bars and retail should reopen in Metro Detroit?

Governor Whitmer has announced another relaxing of restriction in Michigan, with the partial reopening of two sections of the state. Read full article: VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaura...→

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Churchgoers in Chicago could face citations pending a review for attending in-person services, according to the mayor's office. Read full article: Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' cor...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restaurants may reopen in June, sees hope for outdoor music and theater

Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restaurants may reopen in June, sees hope for outdoor music and theater

Chicago restaurants might be able to reopen in June and residents may be allowed to sit outside enjoying music, theater, and other outdoor activities, Mayor Lo [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restau...→

Hannity warns mayor who won't fully reopen without COVID-19 'cure': Don't expect us to bail you out

Hannity warns mayor who won't fully reopen without COVID-19 'cure': Don't expect us to bail you out

Sean Hannity warned Los Angles Mayor Eric Garcetti Thursday night that if he chooses to keep some coronavirus-induced restrictions in effect until a vaccine is [...] Read full article: Hannity warns mayor who won't fully reop...→

Fact check: Altered video shared online falsely suggests Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot supports ‘New World Order’ conspiracy

Fact check: Altered video shared online falsely suggests Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot supports ‘New World Order’ conspiracy

Social media users are taking a comment Lightfoot made in a 2019 video out of context to suggest she is part of a global scheme to overthrow U.S. democracy and [...] Read full article: Fact check: Altered video shared online ...→

Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

Restaurants in Washington state will be required to keep a log of each dine-in customer to facilitate contact tracing during phase two of the state's reopening [...] Read full article: Washington state directs restaurants to ...→

Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen 'Until We Have A Cure'

Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen 'Until We Have A Cure'

Mayor Garcetti urged residents not to "overreact" to the comments, adding that L.A. would "never be completely open” until there is a vaccine. Read full article: Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen '...→

D.C. mayor extends stay-at-home order to June

D.C. mayor extends stay-at-home order to June

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on Wednesday extended her stay-at-home order for the coronavirus pandemic until June 8. Read full article: D.C. mayor extends stay-at-home order to...→

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

As New York prepares to slowly reopen region-by-region, several city officials proposed to use streets, curbs and sidewalks for businesses to open up for socia [...] Read full article: City officials propose to open NYC stree...→

Washington state will soon let restaurants reopen — but only if they keep a record of all their customers

Washington state will soon let restaurants reopen — but only if they keep a record of all their customers

Restaurants will now have to keep a record of patrons' phone numbers, email addresses and time in to help with contact tracing. Read full article: Washington state will soon let restauran...→

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

"First and foremost, we’ll be guided by what the public health data tells us. And hopefully, we’ll have a constructive conversation with CTU leadership," the m [...] Read full article: We won’t reopen teachers contract for Ch...→

Garcetti: City Parking Lots At Beaches Reopen, Slow Streets Program Expanding, Car Parades Allowed

Garcetti: City Parking Lots At Beaches Reopen, Slow Streets Program Expanding, Car Parades Allowed

Mayor Eric Garcetti Friday announced the city was taking additional steps toward reopening ahead of the Memorial Day weekend in the wake of the coronavirus pan [...] Read full article: Garcetti: City Parking Lots At Beaches R...→

The Latest: Nevada's shuttered casinos could reopen June 4

-Trump calls for reopening of houses of worship.... -Pence visits Georgia, says state is ‘leading the way.’ Read full article: The Latest: Nevada's shuttered casinos c...→

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

New York City's mayor unveiled a new set of data thresholds Friday to help determine when to loosen restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: When should New York City reopen? Govern...→

Prince George’s Co. looks to reopen June 1; more contact tracing in Md. | WTOP

Prince George’s County is on its way to a modified reopening June 1. And statewide contact tracing is set to launch next week. Here’s the latest. Read full article: Prince George’s Co. looks to reopen June...→

City on its way to begin reopening by early June, de Blasio says - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that phase one of the city's reopening could start sometime in the first half of June which would allow for Read full article: City on its way to begin reopening by ea...→

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

The order would pertain to "retail stores, hotels, government buildings, schools and universities, recreational facilities, and service centers." Read full article: Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requireme...→

San Diego Restaurants Get State OK to Reopen, But Dining Experience Will Change - Times of San Diego

San Diego County received the go-ahead from the state of California Wednesday night to allow restaurants to again serve dine-in customers. Read full article: San Diego Restaurants Get State OK to Re...→

Illinois bars, restaurants can reopen a month earlier with outdoor seating, Pritzker says

Illinois bars, restaurants can reopen a month earlier with outdoor seating, Pritzker says

Illinois restaurants and bars looking to reopen their outdoor dining areas during the coronavirus pandemic will now be allowed do so a month earlier than expec [...] Read full article: Illinois bars, restaurants can reopen a ...→

Chicago Area Restaurants Get Ready To Reopen Under Pritzker's Updated Phase 3 Plan

Chicago Area Restaurants Get Ready To Reopen Under Pritzker's Updated Phase 3 Plan

The movement in the governor's office announced Wednesday came about following intense lobbying by the Illinois Restaurant Association, with lengthy meetings t [...] Read full article: Chicago Area Restaurants Get Ready To Re...→

Illinois Restaurants Can Reopen With Outdoor Seating May 29, Pritzker Says

Illinois Restaurants Can Reopen With Outdoor Seating May 29, Pritzker Says

Bars and restaurants are getting the green light to reopen nine days from now if they can move their customers outdoors, Gov. JB Pritzker announced Wednesday a [...] Read full article: Illinois Restaurants Can Reopen With Out...→

Some MN cities allowing bars, restaurants to expand outside seating into the street once they reopen

Some MN cities allowing bars, restaurants to expand outside seating into the street once they reopen

When Minnesota bars and restaurants reopen June 1, seating will be limited to outdoors. To help them m maximize social distancing — as well as sales — several [...] Read full article: Some MN cities allowing bars, restaurant...→

Read Pritzker’s Full Statement on Allowing Illinois Restaurants to Reopen With Outdoor Seating in Phase 3

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Wednesday announced that Illinois restaurants will be allowed to re-open for outdoor seating in phase three of the state’s reopening plan [...] Read full article: Read Pritzker’s Full Statement on Allowi...→

Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1

Mexico City, one of the world's largest cities and the epicenter of the country's coronavirus epidemic, will begin a gradual reopening June 1, its mayor said W [...] Read full article: Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradua...→

Ithaca mayor warns of dire consequences if colleges don't reopen in the fall

Ithaca mayor warns of dire consequences if colleges don't reopen in the fall

Ithaca, New York, Mayor Svante Myrick said on Wednesday that the economic impact of university closings in his city – Cornell University and Ithaca College – i [...] Read full article: Ithaca mayor warns of dire consequences ...→

To Reopen, Restaurants Are Doubling Down on Becoming Grocery Stores

To Reopen, Restaurants Are Doubling Down on Becoming Grocery Stores

In New York, Chicago, and California, the restaurant-as-market model looks to keep going, even after the coronavirus pandemic subsides. Read full article: To Reopen, Restaurants Are Doubling Down...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax TV ripped Judge Emmet Sullivan as a "political activist judge.""He's a disg [...] Read full article: Without mentioning him by name, former N...→

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley on Tuesday continued to press Gov. J.B. Pritzker to separate Elmhurst and the rest of DuPage County from the Northeast region of th [...] Read full article: Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready ...→

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

With Chicagoans clamoring for the exits of their government-imposed exiles, one key metric set by the city appears to still present a considerable challenge: t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Fal...→

NYC’s New Normal: When will the city reopen, and what will it look like?

NYC’s New Normal: When will the city reopen, and what will it look like?

As new coronavirus cases continue a downward trend in New York City — and after almost two months on lockdown — quarantine-fatigued residents are looking ahead [...] Read full article: NYC’s New Normal: When will the city reo...→

‘Give SD Control’: Mayor Says San Diego Restaurants Ready for Safe Reopening

‘Give SD Control’: Mayor Says San Diego Restaurants Ready for Safe Reopening

Members of San Diego’s restaurant industry showed off procedures Monday that local eateries are proposing to keep customers and employees safe once dine-in ser [...] Read full article: ‘Give SD Control’: Mayor Says San Diego ...→

VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaurants, bars and retail should reopen in Metro Detroit?

VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaurants, bars and retail should reopen in Metro Detroit?

Governor Whitmer has announced another relaxing of restriction in Michigan, with the partial reopening of two sections of the state. Read full article: VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaura...→

Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

Normal Rates to Return in June to Philadelphia Parking Authority Garages in Center City

Normal rates will return to Center City parking garages operated by the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) starting Monday, June 1. Read full article: Normal Rates to Return in June to Philad...→

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

Restaurants enforce social distancing with pool floats and mini-greenhouses as they reopen during the coronavirus pandemic

How bar and restaurant owners around the world from Germany to Maryland are getting creative to enforce social distancing measures for diners. Read full article: Restaurants enforce social distancing wi...→

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Churchgoers in Chicago could face citations pending a review for attending in-person services, according to the mayor's office. Read full article: Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' cor...→

Florida Keys will reopen to visitors June 1 amid pandemic | WTOP

The Florida Keys will reopen to tourists on June 1, more than two months after the island chain closed to visitors to minimize the spread of the coronavirus. Read full article: Florida Keys will reopen to visitors Jun...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restaurants may reopen in June, sees hope for outdoor music and theater

Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restaurants may reopen in June, sees hope for outdoor music and theater

Chicago restaurants might be able to reopen in June and residents may be allowed to sit outside enjoying music, theater, and other outdoor activities, Mayor Lo [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot says Chicago restau...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

Hannity warns mayor who won't fully reopen without COVID-19 'cure': Don't expect us to bail you out

Hannity warns mayor who won't fully reopen without COVID-19 'cure': Don't expect us to bail you out

Sean Hannity warned Los Angles Mayor Eric Garcetti Thursday night that if he chooses to keep some coronavirus-induced restrictions in effect until a vaccine is [...] Read full article: Hannity warns mayor who won't fully reop...→

People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rush To Reopen, LA City Councilman Warns

People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rush To Reopen, LA City Councilman Warns

In the video he released on YouTube, Wesson says black, Latino and the working poor have died in higher numbers from coronavirus due to a long history of unequ [...] Read full article: People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rus...→

Fact check: Altered video shared online falsely suggests Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot supports ‘New World Order’ conspiracy

Fact check: Altered video shared online falsely suggests Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot supports ‘New World Order’ conspiracy

Social media users are taking a comment Lightfoot made in a 2019 video out of context to suggest she is part of a global scheme to overthrow U.S. democracy and [...] Read full article: Fact check: Altered video shared online ...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen  [...]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen [...]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesday that Chicago’s lakefront won’t reopen anytime soon, even while offering hope that some businesses could expand in the [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot made clear Wednesda...→

Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

Restaurants in Washington state will be required to keep a log of each dine-in customer to facilitate contact tracing during phase two of the state's reopening [...] Read full article: Washington state directs restaurants to ...→

Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23

Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23

The Chicago Archdiocese on Wednesday released a multi-phase plan to reopen Roman Catholic churches amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening P...→

Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen 'Until We Have A Cure'

Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen 'Until We Have A Cure'

Mayor Garcetti urged residents not to "overreact" to the comments, adding that L.A. would "never be completely open” until there is a vaccine. Read full article: Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen '...→

D.C. mayor extends stay-at-home order to June

D.C. mayor extends stay-at-home order to June

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on Wednesday extended her stay-at-home order for the coronavirus pandemic until June 8. Read full article: D.C. mayor extends stay-at-home order to...→

Washington, DC mayor extends city's stay-at-home order until June 8

Washington, DC mayor extends city's stay-at-home order until June 8

Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced Wednesday that she is extending the district’s stay-at-home orders through June 8 as the city battles the coronav [...] Read full article: Washington, DC mayor extends city's stay...→

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

As New York prepares to slowly reopen region-by-region, several city officials proposed to use streets, curbs and sidewalks for businesses to open up for socia [...] Read full article: City officials propose to open NYC stree...→

Gov. Gavin Newsom Releases Criteria to Reopen Restaurants for Dine-In Service - LA Weekly

Governor Gavin Newsom released a three-page Cal/OSHA statewide general checklist for the reopening of dine-in restaurants today. Read full article: Gov. Gavin Newsom Releases Criteria to R...→

Washington state will soon let restaurants reopen — but only if they keep a record of all their customers

Washington state will soon let restaurants reopen — but only if they keep a record of all their customers

Restaurants will now have to keep a record of patrons' phone numbers, email addresses and time in to help with contact tracing. Read full article: Washington state will soon let restauran...→

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

In the likely event that the new law is enacted, the fees will begin in July, banding Denver with at least 13 other cities in Colorado with similar fees or ban [...] Read full article: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayo...→

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

We won’t reopen teachers contract for Chicago Public Schools to start on time this fall, Lightfoot says

"First and foremost, we’ll be guided by what the public health data tells us. And hopefully, we’ll have a constructive conversation with CTU leadership," the m [...] Read full article: We won’t reopen teachers contract for Ch...→