Got COVID-19 vaccine questions for your 12- to 15-year-olds? We've got answers
The Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is now available for children ages 12 to 15. Here's advice from pediatricians on what to expect.
Help Mount Prospect document life during pandemicA consortium of local governments and organizations is working together to document Mount Prospect's experiences, hardships and eventual victory over COVID-19, and they're looking for residents help to tell the whole story.
Pandemic takes particular toll on teenager with autismThings had been turning around for Andrew, a teenager with epilepsy and autism spectrum disorder. But when the COVID-19 pandemic struck and schools closed, Andrew's mental state swiftly deteriorated, as he thought he had been abandoned.
'Get vaccinated -- or wear a mask until you do': Vaccinated can largely ditch masks, CDC saysIn a major step toward returning to pre-pandemic life, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention eased mask-wearing guidance for fully vaccinated people on Thursday, allowing them to stop wearing masks outdoors in crowds and in most indoor settings.
Here's how labneh becomes the perfect crustless cheesecakeWith homemade labneh on his mind, Don Mauer turns up the creativity and creates a Drained Greek Yogurt Cheesecake.
Sara Lee issues allergy alert on undeclared peanuts in pecan piesOakbrook Terrace-based Sara Lee Frozen Bakery is recalling specific lots of select Sara Lee, Chef Pierre and Devonshire pecan pies produced between March 4 and April 1, 2021, because the product may contain undeclared peanuts.
Huntley man to run 115 kilometers to bring awareness to firefighters' suicide statisticThere were 115 firefighters/paramedics who died by suicide in 2020. It is a staggering statistic that doesn't get much publicity. But Ryan Mains of Huntley aims to make sure more people are made aware of the dire situation.
Mount Prospect couple spearheads golf outing to end MSTony and Sarah Salerno of Mount Prospect are organizing their second annual golf outing to raise funds for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Get the kids vaccinated? Many suburban parents eager, or kids are, but others hesitateWith doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine soon to be available to anyone 12 and older, many suburban parents say their kids are eager to get inoculated.
Here's an economical, vegetarian meal even carnivores will loveEven carnivores will love this meatless meal, including black bean burgers, fries, red cabbage and pineapples a la mode for dessert.
Wheeling woman embodies Navy motto as she bikes cross country to serve veteransIn summer 2016, Tracy Sefcik of Wheeling pedaled across Iowa during its annual RAGBRAI. But apparently biking across a whole state wasn't enough for Sefcik, so she decided to take her two-wheeler cross country -- all to benefit veterans.
Images:Through the Film Magnifier: Frontier Days, Bill Veeck, PeeWee Football, The Cellar nightclub and more
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