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.
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 tosix home fires including incidents in Lomax, New London and Rock Island.
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.
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.
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