Tag Archives: Massachusetts

Lawrence Is No Longer in the Red Zone – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts’ latest data shows one of the communities hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic is no longer at high risk for transmission. Lawrence is no longer in the red zone after being one of the last remaining municipalities on the list. Only Tisbury on Martha’s Vineyard is still red. …

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1 Town in Red Zone, 215 New Cases and 9 Deaths – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts’ town-by-town coronavirus data shows one community — Tisbury — remaining in the red zone Thursday, down from two last week. See this week’s “red town” map below. Meanwhile, state health officials reported another 215 confirmed COVID cases and nine more deaths. The new numbers pushed the state’s confirmed …

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How Much Money Will Your School Get? – NBC Boston

[ad_1] School districts across Massachusetts are receiving a major influx of cash from the federal government, and with students now back in the classroom, many are reimagining education in the post-pandemic era. Congress approved three rounds of funding to help schools safeguard against COVID-19 and rebound in the years ahead. …

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Gov. Charlie Baker Files Legislation to Extend Some COVID-19 Emergency Measures – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is expected to file legislation Tuesday to extend certain COVID-19 emergency measures that are set to expire on June 15 when the State of Emergency is rescinded. The legislation proposes to extend measures providing for a temporary suspension of certain open meeting law requirements, special …

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Lawrence Still in Red Zone – NBC Boston

[ad_1] The list of cities and towns in Massachusetts’ red zone, the highest risk category for COVID-19 transmission, is down to just two. But in Lawrence and New Bedford, efforts are underway to get more people vaccinated. “It’s still on red zone, so why?” asked Kassandra Rodriguez of Lawrence. “I …

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COVID Positivity Rate Dips Below 1% in Mass., as 405 New Cases, 5 Deaths Reported – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts health officials reported another 405 confirmed COVID cases and five more deaths Saturday as the average positivity rate dropped below 1%. The new numbers pushed the state’s confirmed case total to 659,246 and the death toll to 17,458 since the beginning of the pandemic. Massachusetts’ COVID metrics, tracked …

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MA COVID Risk Map Shows 2 Red Zone Towns – NBC Boston

[ad_1] There were once hundreds of Massachusetts communities at the highest risk of coronavirus transmission. Now there are just two. The town-by-town coronavirus data released Thursday showed two communities in the high-risk red zone, down from six last week. The figure has declined for weeks; the most communities in the …

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538 New Coronavirus Cases, 9 More Deaths – NECN

[ad_1] Massachusetts health officials reported another 538 confirmed COVID cases and nine more deaths Thursday. The new numbers pushed the state’s confirmed case total to 658,441 and the death toll to 17,442 since the start of the pandemic. Massachusetts’ COVID metrics, tracked on the Department of Public Health’s interactive coronavirus dashboard, …

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