Tag Archives: Massachusetts

Coronavirus Reaches Remote Massachusetts Island – NBC Boston

[ad_1] The coronavirus pandemic has reached the smallest and one of the most isolated towns in Massachusetts. A seasonal resident of Cuttyhunk Island, one of several small islands that make up the town of Gosnold, tested positive for COVID-19 last week, Select Board member Gail Blout told the Cape Cod …

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Students Quarantine After Quincy School Staffers Test Positive for Coronavirus – NBC Boston

[ad_1] A paraprofessional at the Early Childhood Center in Quincy, Massachusetts, has tested positive for coronavirus. Students who were in the classroom are now being told to get tested and to quarantine for 14 days. Three other faculty members who also had close contact are being told the same thing. …

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Mass. State Parks Hit Capacity Early as Heat, Coronavirus Complicate Beach Day – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Extreme heat has Bay State residents flocking to area beaches, ponds and parks this weekend. But in the age of social distancing, capacity is limited. Early Saturday morning, several swimming areas temporarily closed their parking lots to ensure the number of visitors inside remains safe. As of 10:45 a.m. …

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21 Deaths, 216 Cases Newly Confirmed – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts’ official coronavirus death toll rose by 21 Friday as 216 new cases were confirmed, health officials said. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has now confirmed 8,184 deaths and 106,487 cases. There are an additional 82 probable cases listed in the department’s daily COVID-19 report for Friday, adding …

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Restaurant Closings in Greater Boston Since the Start of the Coronavirus Pandemic – NBC Boston

[ad_1] JULY CLOSED:— Brit Bakery, Cambridge, MA— Cinquecento, Boston (South End), MA— Craigie Burger, Boston (Fenway), MA— Les Zygomates, Boston (Leather District), MA— Love Art Udon, Brookline (Boston University), MA— The Squealing Pig, West Roxbury, MA— White’s Bakery and Cafe, Wellesley, MA OPEN:— 4th & Cherry, Weymouth Landing, MA— The …

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More Funding for Latinx Community, Walsh Defends Resiliency Fund – NBC Boston

[ad_1] At his regular coronavirus update Thursday, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said that city is investing more money to address the disproportionately high impact of the virus on the city’s Latinx community. He said the city was directing $400,000 to expand outreach and testing in the community, noting that, while …

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Gov. Charlie Baker to Provide Reopening Update – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker will provide an update on the coronavirus on Thursday. He is scheduled to speak at 12 p.m. at the State House. Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito and Health and Human Services Secretary Marylou Sudders are also expected to attend. Download our free mobile app for iOS …

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The Highest Rates of Positive COVID-19 Tests by Town – NBC Boston

[ad_1] For the 14th straight week, the state Department of Public Health released a breakdown of the total number of coronavirus cases in each Massachusetts city and town. Until this week, the state provided data on the communities with the highest rates of cases per 100,000 people. This data was …

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5 New Deaths, 154 More Cases Reported – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts reported five new coronavirus deaths and 154 new confirmed cases on Monday. The deaths among confirmed cases now stands at 8,115, and the total confirmed cases at 105,783. The state’s total death toll stands at 8,330, including probable cases, and the total number of confirmed and probable cases …

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