H-F art students’ works win more than $1.1 million in scholarships

The federal government on Tuesday unveiled a program to provide free COVID-19 tests to anyone who applies at covidtests.gov.

The Cook County Department of Public Health posted answers to frequently asked questions about the program.

Free COVID tests will be shipped to residents who apply, with no questions asked.

"You do not need insurance, a credit card, or any identification, just a mailing address," county officials said. "The process takes about two minutes."

The site began accepting . . .

Winter events



  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • You Matter 2 Winter Wonderland from noon to 4 p.m. at Flossmoor Community Church, 2218 Hutchison Road. Holiday fun and activities for the whole family to enjoy. Tickets are $5 to $10 at bit.ly/3VLh2m4.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m. Ice sculpture walk, horse-drawn carriage rides, s’mores and more.



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