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Coping with COVID-19: March 15

The latest in the H-F community’s efforts to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Homewood resident J.R. Rose invited people today to use a Google form he created that is intended to help people call out for help or respond to people who need help during the crisis. “We are HF! We care about our neighbors” he says in the form introduction.
  • The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Illinois is at 93 as of Sunday, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health. The state is 10th in the nation for confirmed cases, according to CNN.
  • Local governments, businesses and organizations are quickly adapting to the need to increase social distancing to slow the spread of the virus. The Chronicle is offering a list of cancellations, postponements and other event and service changes due to the virus.

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