Monday, January 25, 2021
In an effort to help stem the spread of the novel coronavirus, Edgewater Health will be offering COVID-19 testing for our patients and staff. Beginning on Monday, July 27, 2020 testing will be administered BY APPOINTMENT ONLY at Indiana University Northwest (Parking Lot #9, 33rd Ave., east side of...
On Tuesday, April 15, all 10 members of the Senate Democratic Caucus authored a letter to the governor asking him to address three pressing concerns with current COVID-19 response efforts. The caucus posed questions on how to ensure the safety of essential workers, how the state can better distribute...
By Patrice Nkrumah A study conducted at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine released earlier this week shows that African-American and Hispanic veterans are more likely to contract COVID-19. A study of around 5.8 million people who receive care from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)...
At least 150,000 Americans have died of the coronavirus since the U.S. began keeping count, and the number continues to rise. By Ja'han Jones, Huff Post At least 150,000 people in the United States have now died of the coronavirus, according to Johns Hopkins University. The grim milestone comes months after...
By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Writer After testing positive for COVID-19 last weekend, White Sox third baseman Yoan Moncada rejoined the team’s major league roster on Thursday, July 16. Prior to the announcement, the third baseman was placed on the 10-day injured list last Friday for unspecified reasons. Manager Rick Renteria believes...
Illinois reports record 192 COVID-19 deaths in last 24 hours By Jessica D'Onofrio, ABC7 News Governor JB Pritzker had a stern warning for towns looking to defy his stay-at-home order as Illinois reported its deadliest day yet from the COVID-19 pandemic. Illinois health officials announced 192 additional deaths and 1,677 new cases...
Latest measures to provide cloth masks to all essential employees and create COVID Safety Officers to ensure social distancing; Hotel Julian to provide isolation for City employees with COVID-19 On Monday April 20, 2020, Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot announced new protective measures to further ensure the health and safety of...
By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Writer Chicago Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish now has concerns about playing baseball due to COVID-19. According to Jordan Bastian of MLB.com, the decision to participate in an abbreviated season amid the coronavirus pandemic was not an easy one for the Cubs pitcher. Bastian also mentioned that...
By Mike Ewing, Tahman Bradley, WGN Illinois Governor JB Pritzker said 11 counties remain at the state’s “warning” level of coronavirus infections Monday, as the state rolls out a new campaign to encourage residents to wear masks and follow other health guidelines. Pritzker unveiled the new $5 million awareness campaign based...
By Jamie Gangel, Jeremy Herb and Elizabeth Stuart, CNN President Donald Trump admitted he knew weeks before the first confirmed US coronavirus death that the virus was dangerous, airborne, highly contagious and "more deadly than even your strenuous flus," and that he repeatedly played it down publicly, according to legendary...