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Getting Tested After Exposure

If you have no symptoms, but have had contact with someone with suspected or confirmed COVID-19, you should also get tested and protect others as follows: Vaccination Status Quarantine and Testing Timeline If you:Have received a booster,ORHave completed the primary series of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine within the last 6 […]

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How To Get Tested For COVID-19

Anyone, including people who are fully vaccinated, should consider getting tested before joining indoor gatherings with others who are not in your household. A positive test result means that you have an infection and should avoid indoor gatherings to reduce the risk of spreading disease to someone else. A negative […]

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What To Do When You Are Sick

If you’re sick, you must stay home (except to get medical care) for 10 days since your symptoms first appeared and at least 24 hours with no fever and improved symptoms, whichever is longer. Stay away from others and isolate in a separate room, if possible. Always wear a face-covering when you […]

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Chicago Police Alert: Car Jackings

This alert gives notice to residents of the 001st District of recently reported robberyincidents. In each incident, the offenders approached the victims and announced arobbery. In many of the robberies, the offenders demanded and received personalproperty as well as the victims’ vehicles. The offenders are reported to be armedwith handguns.