County Urges Residents To Take Precautions During Weekend Heat Wave

Friday, June 15, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Officials with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System are urging residents across the Chicago area to take extra measures to stay cool and safe this weekend, when temperatures expected to reach well into the 90’s and the heat index to get close to 100.

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Cook County to Launch Health Program for Uninsured

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle during a recent news conference announcing the county’s new health program for the uninsured. | Cook County Board of Commissioners  Wednesday, September 21, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews According to the Cook County Board, there are an estimated 900,000 people in Illinois, most of whom live in Cook County, who are uninsured because they’re immigrants, can’t afford … Continue reading Cook County to Launch Health Program for Uninsured