CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (November 20, 2020) — The American Red Cross of Illinois is accepting nominations to honor exceptional individuals from our community. Everyday heroes who selflessly put the well-being of others before theirs.

DES MOINES, IOWA (November 18, 2020) — Eight months into the pandemic, 

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (November 17, 2020) — Volunteers with the Disaster Action Team were busy responding to home fires this past week.  From November 9 through 16, Red Cross volunteers responded to six home fires including incidents in Lomax, New London and Rock Island.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November, 2020) Gilda’s Club Quad Cities will host a Frankly Speaking about Cancer: Precision Medicine  a free virtual workshop for people interested in precision medicine.

DAVENPORT, IA (October 30, 2020) — Gilda’s Club is hosting a FREE virtual workshop for anyone impacted by a death due to cancer on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 6-7:30PM, via Zoom.

DES MOINES, IOWA (October 30, 2020) The Iowa Board of Medicine has taken the following actions:

DAVENPORT, IOWA (October 29, 2020) According to the Scott County Health Department returning an absentee ballot is the safest way to vote and avoid possible exposure to COVID-19.

CLINTON, ILLINOIS (October 29, 2020) — Halloween will be different this year due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advises skipping traditional trick-or-treating and other festivities involving crowds — which are high-risk for spreading the virus.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (October 29, 2020) — A temporary community-based COVID-19 drive-through testing site will return to Rock Island County 31 October-1 November.

Free testing will be in the parking lot of the Camden Centre located within Camden Park, 2701 1st St, Milan. Hours are 9AM-5PM.

DES MOINES, IOWA (October 28, 2020) — In early October, The Center for Disease Control (CDC) acknowledged that people can become infected with COVID-19 through airborne transmission, especially in enclosed spaces with inadequate ventilation. As Iowa closes up for winter, the need for upgraded HVAC systems and improved ventilation in classrooms become an increasing concern.