Watch: Fittest Loser contestant gets some help working out from home
With the help of his 16-year old son Kevin, Neil Madden is staying the course in the Daily Herald Fittest Loser competition. Well, sort of.
'A spiritual giant': Naperville church pastor dies after coronavirus diagnosisA pastor at Calvary Church in Naperville has died about a week after falling seriously ill with the coronavirus.
Even with COVID-19 social distancing, the Constable family feels closeI can't remember if my wife and I cooked a special meal at home or went to a restaurant for our wedding anniversary dinner last year -- or the year before that, or the year before that. This year of the coronavirus, however, will be stamped in my memory forever.
Virtual dinner parties help people fight isolation during coronavirus outbreakNot being able to share meals with friends and family has been one of the most disconcerting effects of the coronavirus. But many people have turned to platforms such as Zoom and Google Hangouts to enjoy dinner with friends while social distancing.
Streamwood eighth-graders thank ER staffs with pizzasEmergency room staff members at Amita St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates Monday were the first - but not the last - to receive pizzas donated by the eighth-grade class of St. John the Evangelist Catholic School in Streamwood through a GoFundMe campaign.
Can you get coronavirus from mail or Amazon deliveries? It's very unlikely, experts sayWith COVID-19 able to survive on some surfaces for days, is the mail, Amazon packages and even daily newspaper safe to handle?
Where to find county-by-county and maybe even suburb-by-suburb COVID-19 dataIf you'd like to see a breakdown of the number of reported COVID-19 cases county by county and, in some cases, even town by town, a state website and area counties' websites are offering it.
How an Elgin cat is giving thousands of fans reason to smile during pandemicAn Elgin cat with tens of thousands of social media followers and celebrity fans like Ellen DeGeneres is bringing many moments of laughter and joy amid the concern and anxiety prompted by the coronavirus pandemic.
Fittest Loser 2020 teams stay the (uncharted) courseMany of us have transitioned to working from home, and all of us are feeling the effects of the stay-at-home order to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Fittest Loser teams have told us how they are coping with this lifestyle change.
Buying doctor cookies can help Highland Park deli cook for real doctorsThe sale of cookie doctors wearing masks have helped Joey Morelli of Max's Deli in Highland Park serve more than 500 meals to the real doctors fighting coronavirus.
Buffalo Grove family's idea for random act of kindness blossomsA Buffalo Grove family has been lifting spirits during the coronavirus outbreak by giving away free flowers outside their home.
12 healthy things to do while staying at homeGiven Illinois' stay-at-home order, many of us are spending nearly all of our time at home. During this stressful time, there are ways to minimize anxiety and invest in our health.
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