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Connecticut ‘strongly recommending’ indoor masks as cases increase

Connecticut officials are “strongly recommending” that all residents over the age of two — regardless of vaccination status — wear masks indoors after seven of the state’s eight counties have been classified by the CDC as having “substantial transmission” of COVID-19. The Connecticut Department of Public Health said Sunday that...
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DPH 'strongly recommends' all CT residents wear masks indoors

The state Department of Public Health now strongly recommends that all Connecticut residents, regardless of whether they are vaccinated, wear masks indoors in all eight counties amid an increase in COVID-19 cases. The message Sunday from DPH follows adjusted guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which recommends...
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'Magical run' ends for Wilton Little League team in state championship game

STAMFORD — The dream-like summer for the Wilton Little League team finally came to an end Sunday night in the state championship game. Facing an elimination game for the seventh time since Districts began, Wilton came up short in the state final, losing to Manchester 10-0 in four innings at Drotar Park in Springdale.
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Preparing your children for a safe return to school during COVID-19

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Massachusetts school districts are required to conduct in-person learning on a full-time basis during the new school year. This, as the state’s risk for COVID-19 transmission continues to rise. And now, concerns over how to combat the virus as children return to classrooms. Massachusetts teachers unions...

Indoor masking 'strongly recommended' for all CT residents ages 2 and older

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Connecticut Health Officials are 'strongly' recommending indoor mask wearing statewide for all residents over the age of two, regardless of vaccination status. This recommendation also applies in Litchfield County, where there is moderate COVID transmission. Middlesex County, on Sunday, joined the other six counties in meeting...
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Middletown's Nora Cupcake Company named best dessert shop in CT

MIDDLETOWN, CT (WFSB) - How sweet it is. Congratulations to Nora Cupcake in Middletown on being named the best dessert shop in Connecticut by the website The Daily Meal. Nora specializes in cupcakes, but also bakes plenty of other treats, such as cake bites, whoopie pies, and chocolate-covered chocolate chip cookies.
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Local Church Volunteers Clean Up, Beautify Community Landmark in Meriden

At Hubbard Park in Meriden, a local church has made it their mission to come out, clean up and help beautify a community landmark. Thirty volunteers from the World Mission Society Church of God in Meriden are partnering with the Meriden Parks and Recreation Department to not just cleanup Hubbard Park, but to make a greater effort to combat litter.
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The Increase Of New Cases Calls For New Travel Restrictions in Connecticut and New York

With the rate of new COVID-19 cases skyrocketing in Connecticut and across the country, Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont said that he is considering new travel restrictions. The possibility of new travel restrictions has been hinted by Lamont on Monday. However, Lamont wants to discuss with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and other neighboring governors before reissuing any potential travel restrictions:
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Conventions return to CT amid uptick in COVID cases

UNCASVILLE, CT (WFSB) - The return of conventions is a sign that things are getting back to normal, but the return of rising COVID numbers and new CDC recommendations to wear masks indoors is a sign things are heading in the wrong direction. Dr. Fauci says breakthrough cases in vaccinated...