HONOLULU (AP) — Former longtime television reporter Angela Keen knows how to track people down. During the coronavirus pandemic, she’s putting her skills to use finding tourists who defy Hawaii’s mandatory two-week quarantine on arriving travelers. When members of her Facebook group spot tourists posting about their beach trips on social media, Keen zeroes in […]
The Suffield EMS community was out in full force at Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital to welcome home one of their own after a near-deadly battle with Covid-19.
“In over 20 years in ministry I have never seen a time when Church is more relevant in the lives of people, “ said George Harris the Senior Minister at First Church in Simsbury.
CT Checkup: ‘South Windsor Strong’ connects restaurants, volunteers with town organizations feeding those in need during the pandemic
Genevieve Coursey started the ‘South Windsor Strong’ initiative to tackle multiple challenges she saw her community facing during the COVID-19 pandemic, all while giving those looking to give back a simple avenue to do so.
Even though portions of Connecticut’s economy reopened last week, food insecurity, meaning people struggling to have enough to eat, continues to be a growing problem.
BLOOMFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut is stepping up to help support non-profits during the coronavirus outbreak. The state and the Connecticut Community Non-Profit Alliance are joining forces to create the ConnectiCore program. It will create jobs for young people, help non-profits meet its mission, and help people get the resources they need. One of those […]
Coffee, food, and compassion are being served up six days a week at The Agape House in Bristol. The charity typically acts as a day center for the local homeless community; but now, due to the coronavirus outbreak, it’s had to shift to a curbside model.
The number of coronavirus-related hospitalizations in Connecticut may be on a steady decline, but, the State is calling on civic-minded residents to add to the volunteer efforts around the state supporting communities during the pandemic.
The first of four experimental COVID-19 vaccines being tested by Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech showed encouraging results in very early testing of 45 people, the companies said Wednesday. Study volunteers given either a low or medium dose, in two shots about a month apart, had immune responses in the range expected to be […]
A 73-year-old Vietnam Veteran just had some work done on his home for free.