The CDC has raised the COVID-19 Community Level in DuPage County from “low” to “medium” based on current cases of COVID-19 in our area. This measurement is a tool to help communities decide what prevention steps to take based on the latest data. The CDC recommendations for areas within the “medium” category include:
- If you are at high risk for severe illness, talk to your healthcare provider about whether you need to wear a mask and take other precautions
- Stay up to date with COVID-19 vaccines
- Get tested if you have symptoms
The current positivity rate in DuPage County is 8.36%. You can find more information on the CDC’s website.
Join Group Rides with Wheaton Bicycle Advisory Commission
Did you know that the Bicycle Advisory Commission hosts group rides that anyone can join? The commission’s group rides are posted on the City’s website, including the date, time, destination, meeting spot and approximate distance. These leisurely rides offer a variety of distances with different destinations each week. Please note that participants must fill out a waiver before participating in a ride.
Library Program Tomorrow: Emmett Till: Spark of the Modern Civil Rights Movement
Find out why many historians believe the murder of a 14-year-old Chicago boy in 1955 was a major contributor in the development of the modern Civil Rights Movement during this program at the Wheaton Public Library at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 28. Presenters Mike and Tina Small were close friends with Emmett’s mother. Registration is required at www.wheatonlibrary.org/calendar.