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The Lifestyle Section of the Chicago Journal.

Chicago Public health officials say city has passed omicron peak

The city’s COVID-19 test positivity peaked at nearly 20% on Jan. 1 and is about 13% currently. The peak of daily cases was 8,553 on Jan. 4 and currently averaging just under 3,000 a day. Hospitalizations haven't dropped but started to plateau.

Shedd Aquarium announces $500 million investment for Centennial Anniversary

The third-largest aquarium in the world began planning the project 5 years ago, and they expect work to be done in time to celebrate the Shedd Aquarium's Centennial Anniversary.

Parts of Cahokia Mounds to close for $5M improvement project

The 2,200-acre site with the remains of the most sophisticated prehistoric native civilization north of Mexico is getting a small facelift.

COVID-19 closures and rules take effect Monday in Illinois

The rules don't apply to those inside venues for less than 10 minutes, like those picking up takeout.

Chicago plans largest NYE fireworks show with COVID measures

The free 1.5-mile long display will be synchronized to music at eight sites along Lake Michigan and the Chicago River starting at midnight.

Illinois extends license expiration dates to March 31, 2022

At this point, we're not sure if you're going to need a driver's license in Illinois ever again.

City hears 5 bids from 3 bidders for new casino

The public is finally getting its first look at the 5 proposals for a Chicago casino, presented by 3 developers.
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