The state’s motion to dismiss a lawsuit by the CT Freedom Alliance goes before a judge today. The group believes it is unconstitutional to mandate students to wear face masks in school.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, Joe Biden, are set to meet on Tuesday for their first debate, a highly anticipated event in a highly unusual election year. The campaign has been divisive on a historic scale. Trump was impeached for trying to pressure Ukraine to investigate Biden and his son […]
Americans may not know if trick or treating will happen this year because of the pandemic, but they’re buying a lot of Halloween candy while they wait to find out. U.S. sales of Halloween candy were up 13% over last year in the month ending Sept. 6, according to data from market research firm IRI […]
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention rolled out new guidance warning against door-to-door trick-or-treating this Halloween.
Norm the Dog, ‘Mask It Up’ music video part of campaign to help kids, teens adjust to new normal of pandemic
The Director of Communications and Development for Generations Family Health Center Allison Heneghan joined News 8 Thursday to discuss a campaign the non-profit has put together to help kids and teens cope with the new normal created by the pandemic.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Just two weeks after students started returning to Ball State University last month, the surrounding county had become Indiana’s coronavirus epicenter. Out of nearly 600 students tested for the virus, more than half have been positive. Dozens of infections have been blamed on off-campus parties, prompting university officials to admonish students. […]
The CIAC has reaffirmed their decision to cancel full contact football for the 2020-2021 school year.
GLASTONBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut has lost tens of thousands of daycare spots due to the coronavirus pandemic. That means thousands of parents who cannot go to work because they have to stay home with the kids. In Glastonbury, many teachers were telling their administrators that they could not come back to school because they […]
State officials have announced that those who violate an executive order put in place during the pandemic will be fined.
Gov. Lamont says the state does not need to mandate school closures amid positive COVID tests right now
During his COVID briefing on Monday, Governor Ned Lamont said he likes what he’s seen over the past couple of weeks in reference to the pandemic and back to school.