Coronavirus in Illinois updates: 1,382 new confirmed COVID-19 infections, 8 additional deaths reported

Illinois public health officials on Sunday announced 1,382 new confirmed case of COVID-19 and eight additional deaths. The numbers came after the statewide count surpassed 2,000 in Illinois for two straight days. The state has now reported 194,080 cases overall and 7,636 confirmed deaths. Advertisement Advertisement Here’s what’s happening this weekend with COVID-19 in the […]

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Pritzker continues calls for new mask mandate as Illinois reports 1,382 new coronavirus cases, 8 deaths

CHICAGO — Governor JB Pritzker continued calls for Illinois legislators to pass a new mask mandate Sunday, as the measure meets opposition from business owners who say they shouldn’t be punished for the actions of individuals. Businesses who violate the new mandate by not enforcing the use of face coverings among customers and employees would […]

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Illinois Central College culinary arts receives exemplary status

The Culinary Arts Institute is located in Dogwood Hall on the Peoria Campus. (Photo courtesy of ICC) The Illinois Central College Culinary Arts Institute received re-accreditation from the prestigious American Culinary Federation Education Foundation’s Accrediting Commission (ACFEFAC) for its Associate in Applied Science Degree in Culinary Arts Management program. The ICC program is one of […]

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BYU loses Northern Illinois game as Mid-American Conference cancels fall football due to virus

Two days after adding Navy to its 2020 football schedule, BYU took another hit. The Mid-American Conference decided Saturday to postpone its fall season for all sports, including football, due to player health and safety concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. The decision, first reported by Stadium’s Brett McMurphy, results in another lost game for the […]

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