Bartlett Public Library District to Host Special Board Meeting

As the Bartlett Public Library District navigates through this unprecedented time, with an abundance of caution to protect the community and limit the spread of COVID-19, The Bartlett Public Library District Board of Trustees is holding a virtual meeting via Zoom at 7:00 p.m. to perform essential business only.

River Forest Library Closed Until Further Notice

Stay home at any sign of sickness, such as cough, fever, shortness of breath, or other flu-like symptoms. Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Avoid touching your face, especially your eyes, nose, and mouth. Cough and sneeze in the crook of your elbow, or a tissue, then throw […]

Luxury NYC stores board up to defend against civil unrest as the largest 24-hour spike in deaths sees 305 perish in the Big Apple, bringing the city total to 1,867 victims

New York’s death rate leaps to new high of 562 in a day: Cuomo reveals 23 people died every HOUR over last 24hrs – bringing the total to 2,935 and 102,863 infections – more than the number of those killed in NYC on 9/11 The coronavirus death toll across the state of New York has […]

Oak Park Library: Celebrate National Poetry Month, Read Harry Potter & Complete The 2020 Census

Hoopla Bonus Borrows » Credit-free viewing on Kanopy » Celebrate National Poetry Month Whether you love poetry or want to try something new (now’s the time, right?), your digital library features plenty of great titles to explore! Checkout some of our librarians’ favorites or browse all poetry titles.

Tiger at NYC’s Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

This undated photo provided by the Wildlife Conservation Society shows Nadia, a Malayan tiger at the Bronx Zoo in New York. Nadia has tested positive for the new coronavirus, in what is believed to be the first known infection in an animal in the U.S. or a tiger anywhere, federal officials and the zoo said […]

Tiger at NYC’s Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

The 4-year-old Malayan tiger and six other tigers and lions that have also fallen ill are believed to have been infected by a zoo employee, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said. The first animal started showing symptoms March 27, and all are expected to recover, said the zoo, which has been closed to the public […]

Great Deals On 240 Tourist Attractions In North Haven And CT

Coordinated by the Connecticut Office of Tourism, the one-day event is designed to showcase Connecticut’s diverse mix of history, art, culture, and excitement. Residents can look forward to free admission at over 85 attractions, free tours at over 25 properties, and special offers and giveaways at over 100 businesses.

Coronavirus Update: Montefiore Hospital Nurses Protest Lack Of Protective Equipment, Say They Feel Like ‘Sheep Going To Slaughter’

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – New York State now has more than 83,000 confirmed coronavirus cases, with more than 1,900 deaths. New York City has quickly become the epicenter of the pandemic. There are 45,000 cases, and 278 people died just Wednesday alone.

Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio Shuts Down 10 Playgrounds Due To Social Distancing Violations

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — In New York City, social distancing rules are being strictly enforced; ten playgrounds are now shut down due to overcrowding. In the new New York City, just a few people walk dogs along Riverside Boulevard, the normally packed bike path along the Hudson is a much different scene, and at the […]

Kayo sports streaming service: Greatest sporting moments make TV comeback

Then there’s Rodman: For Better or Worse, which tells the inside story of one of basketball and sport’s unique characters: former Detroit Pistons and Chicago Bulls star Dennis Rodman. Exploring themes of power, identity and the perils of fame, Rodman’s take on it all comes straight from the mouth of the five-time NBA champion, as […]