WASHINGTON (AP) — Starting Friday, a tiny slice of pre-pandemic normality starts returning to the nation’s capital as a three-month old coronavirus stay-home order is replaced by the first phase of a reopening plan. Barbers and hair salons will begin welcoming back clients grown haggard from months of self-maintenance. Non-essential businesses, shuttered since late March, […]
From stay at home orders to less money being spent, this pandemic has been hard on some businesses and good for others. If you’re looking for a job, we are stretching your dollar with a look at the businesses thriving.
NEW YORK (AP) — Looting and vandalism in cities across the country have dealt another blow to small businesses that were already reeling from the coronavirus outbreak. Along with big chain stores like Target, Walgreen and Macy’s, independent retailers in neighborhoods and downtown sections were targets of vandals and looters who struck as police mobilized […]
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico will cautiously reopen beaches, restaurants, churches, malls and hair salons next week under strict new rules as the U.S. territory emerges from a two-month lockdown that stifled business activity on an island already beset with economic woes. Gov. Wanda Vázquez announced Thursday that most businesses will reopen […]
The State of Connecticut has announced, in a partnership with Connecticut Business and Industry Association and CONNSTEP, to distribute donated surgical masks to eligible, essential small businesses with 50 employees or less.
As sectors of Connecticut’s economy gear up to reopen tomorrow, businesses and consumers alike need to brace for a new normal.
At the Fit4All Gym in Lebanon, Illinois, owner David Tate considers Elon Musk a huge ally in the fight against government coronavirus orders that Tate says are driving him into the poorhouse. Tate reopened his 250-member gym in defiance of state orders on Monday, the same day Musk restarted his huge San Francisco Bay Area […]
It’s been harder to find people who want to work inside, even with the precautions taken.
WEST BLOOMFIELD, Mich. (AP) — Residents and businesses in Central Michigan communities that were submerged when two dams failed this week on Friday sued the operator of the dams and two state agencies charged with overseeing the structures. The lawsuit came as yet more residents were forced to evacuate their homes after being overwhelmed by […]
This is a critical week for businesses looking to stay afloat amid the pandemic. We are stretching your dollar with a deadline approaching that could impact which businesses survive the turbulent economy.