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Cleveland zoo halts ticket sales for coronavirus drive-thru event, citing demand

Cleveland zoo halts ticket sales for coronavirus drive-thru event, citing demand

Hours after Cleveland Metroparks Zoo announced a limited-time drive-thru event, the zoo said reservations for “Cruise the Zoo” had to be put on temporary hold [...] Read full article: Cleveland zoo halts ticket sales for cor...→

Cleveland zoo halts ticket sales for coronavirus drive-thru event, citing demand

Cleveland zoo halts ticket sales for coronavirus drive-thru event, citing demand

Hours after Cleveland Metroparks Zoo announced a limited-time drive-thru event, the zoo said reservations for “Cruise the Zoo” had to be put on temporary hold [...] Read full article: Cleveland zoo halts ticket sales for cor...→

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

The MTA has put its $51.5 billion modernization plan on indefinite hold — and may cut wages and jobs to cope with its $10 billion two-year coronavirus-induced [...] Read full article: MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization pl...→

Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again Thanks To Coronavirus, Social Distancing

Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again Thanks To Coronavirus, Social Distancing

Drive-in theaters once dotted the Southern California landscape. Over the years, movie-watchers abandoned them for air-conditioned multiplexes with cushioned s [...] Read full article: Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again T...→

Major Airlines Bar In-Flight Alcohol Sales Due To Coronavirus

Major Airlines Bar In-Flight Alcohol Sales Due To Coronavirus

A growing number of U.S. airlines -- including Fort Worth-based American Airlines and Dallas-based Southwest Airlines -- are temporarily suspending their in-fl [...] Read full article: Major Airlines Bar In-Flight Alcohol Sal...→

Retail sales surge record 18 percent as coronavirus lockdowns ease

Retail sales surge record 18 percent as coronavirus lockdowns ease

US retail sales roared back from record losses last month as states eased coronavirus lockdowns and stores reopened, new data show. Read full article: Retail sales surge record 18 percent as ...→

Businesses get creative to drive foot traffic, sales to rebound from pandemic

Businesses get creative to drive foot traffic, sales to rebound from pandemic

What was a boring empty parking lot in Carrollwood transformed into a hustling and bustling drive-in movie theater. Read full article: Businesses get creative to drive foot tr...→

Small investors with stimulus funds drive post-coronavirus market surge

Small investors with stimulus funds drive post-coronavirus market surge

Move over hedge fund titans, Joe Sixpack is taking over the stock market. The recent rally, which has pushed the Dow up 45 percent from its coronavirus lows, i [...] Read full article: Small investors with stimulus funds driv...→

Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater seeking drive-in option

Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater seeking drive-in option

Marcus Oakdale Cinema wants to turn itself inside out — by starting a drive-in movie theater. The 16-screen theater is asking the city of Oakdale for a permit [...] Read full article: Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater ...→

Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home sales up for 6 straight weeks

Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home sales up for 6 straight weeks

Homes to buy are a challenge. Southern California owners listed 4,137 homes for sale in the week — down 8.9% vs. the previous week; and down 21.8% in a year. Read full article: Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home ...→

Lincoln Park Zoo Cuts 18 Workers Due to Coronavirus Budget Shortages

Lincoln Park Zoo Cuts 18 Workers Due to Coronavirus Budget Shortages

Lincoln Park Zoo announced Wednesday it will be laying off 18 workers which is about seven percent of the Zoo’s staff. The lay-offs come after the zoo is expec [...] Read full article: Lincoln Park Zoo Cuts 18 Workers Due to ...→

Pentagon Launches Plasma Drive to Fight Coronavirus

Pentagon Launches Plasma Drive to Fight Coronavirus

The Department of Defense has initiated a drive for plasma from military members and other people who have recovered from COVID-19 so it can be used to develop [...] Read full article: Pentagon Launches Plasma Drive to Fight ...→

CVS Health To Open 42 New Coronavirus Drive-Thru Test Sites Across Texas

CVS Health To Open 42 New Coronavirus Drive-Thru Test Sites Across Texas

CVS Health is opening 42 additional novel coronavirus test sites at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations across Texas. Read full article: CVS Health To Open 42 New Coronavirus Dr...→

San Jacinto loses 16% of sales tax during coronavirus crisis

San Jacinto loses 16% of sales tax during coronavirus crisis

Still, the city plans to avoid cuts to police and fire protection in the new fiscal year that starts in July Read full article: San Jacinto loses 16% of sales tax durin...→

Low mortgage rates may drive home sales recovery

Nationwide mortgage rates are the lowest they’ve been in at least ten years, and such favorable financing may well be a driving force in the recovery of the re [...] Read full article: Low mortgage rates may drive home sales ...→

Fifth Avenue is going out of style for luxury retailers, as coronavirus erodes sales

Fifth Avenue is going out of style for luxury retailers, as coronavirus erodes sales

"It is not surprising to see a lot of luxury retailers say, ‘Do we really need to be here paying these incredibly high rents?’” said one expert. Read full article: Fifth Avenue is going out of style for l...→

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation announced a drive-in concert series for July as coronavirus lockdowns have canceled arena shows and music festivals nationwide this summer. The LA- [...] Read full article: Live Nation launches drive-in concert to...→

Live Nation announces drive-in concert series amid coronavirus pandemic

Live Nation announces drive-in concert series amid coronavirus pandemic

NEW YORK (AP) — Tour promoter Live Nation has announced its first-ever drive-in concerts series in the U.S. for July, months after the live music industry has [...] Read full article: Live Nation announces drive-in concert s...→

Minnesota Zoo offers drive-thru option to raise funds

Minnesota Zoo offers drive-thru option to raise funds

The Minnesota Zoo have announced they are offering a limited-time drive-thru experience as a way to raise funds for the zoo. The drive-thru, called “Beastly Bo [...] Read full article: Minnesota Zoo offers drive-thru option t...→

Coronavirus lockdown battered house sales and prices, Realtors report

Coronavirus lockdown battered house sales and prices, Realtors report

Transactions fell 41% to the slowest sales pace since the Great Recession. But signs of a rebound surfaced in the more recent pending sales data. Read full article: Coronavirus lockdown battered house sale...→

Boston bike sales surge amid coronavirus pandemic

Boston bike sales surge amid coronavirus pandemic

Boston area bike shops are seeing a boom in sales — and demand that’s impossible to keep up with — amid the coronavirus pandemic as people turn to cycling for [...] Read full article: Boston bike sales surge amid coronavirus...→

Illinois recreational marijuana sales set another record in May with more than $44 million in transactions despite the coronavirus

Illinois recreational marijuana sales set another record in May with more than $44 million in transactions despite the coronavirus

Despite limitations due to the coronavirus., recreational marijuana sales in May set another monthly record in Illinois with more than $44 million in transacti [...] Read full article: Illinois recreational marijuana sales se...→

Rep. Peter King: NYC coronavirus, riots, looting may drive people away permanently

Rep. Peter King: NYC coronavirus, riots, looting may drive people away permanently

Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., said Sunday that it will not be easy to draw people back to New York City and the surrounding areas who have left due to the coronavir [...] Read full article: Rep. Peter King: NYC coronavirus, riots,...→

Bargain-Conscious Americans Lift Used-Car Sales in Coronavirus Economy

Bargain-Conscious Americans Lift Used-Car Sales in Coronavirus Economy

As America shut down in March to combat the spread of COVID-19 and its economy tanked, U.S. new-vehicle sales plummeted. Sales were down around 30% in May, an [...] Read full article: Bargain-Conscious Americans Lift Used-Ca...→

Amazon Plans Summer Sale For June 22 to ‘Jumpstart Sales’ After Coronavirus Crunch

Amazon Plans Summer Sale For June 22 to ‘Jumpstart Sales’ After Coronavirus Crunch

Amazon has set a date for its  “Summer Sale” event that’s designed to provide a boost for sellers feeling the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic and the delay [...] Read full article: Amazon Plans Summer Sale For June 22 to ...→

Cleveland Business Owner: We Just Got Through Coronavirus, 'I Never Imagined We Could Get Hit Worse'

Cleveland Business Owner: We Just Got Through Coronavirus, 'I Never Imagined We Could Get Hit Worse'

A Cleveland business owner whose cupcake shop got destroyed on Saturday night by rioters said that during the Chinese virus pandemic, she couldn't have imagine [...] Read full article: Cleveland Business Owner: We Just Got Th...→

CVS adds these 10 drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in Riverside County

CVS adds these 10 drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in Riverside County

CVS Health expanded its COVID-19 no-cost testing program Thursday by announcing 10 additional test sites at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations in Riversi [...] Read full article: CVS adds these 10 drive-thru coronavirus...→

CVS Opening Five More Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites

CVS Opening Five More Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites

CVS Pharmacy announced on Thursday that it is opening five more coronavirus drive-thru testing facilities in Massachusetts. Read full article: CVS Opening Five More Drive-Thru Coronav...→

Bicycle Sales Booming During Coronavirus Pandemic

Bicycle Sales Booming During Coronavirus Pandemic

It may be the hottest sport of the coronavirus: biking. When the world shut down, the lines outside of the bike shops appeared. Read full article: Bicycle Sales Booming During Coronavirus...→

Drive-In Theaters Making a Comeback During Coronavirus Pandemic

Drive-In Theaters Making a Comeback During Coronavirus Pandemic

Even as parts of the state enter Phase The coronavirus means that a lot of business are closed or severely limited – but drive-in movie theaters are roaring ba [...] Read full article: Drive-In Theaters Making a Comeback Duri...→

Concerts during coronavirus; Live Nation announces 3-day 'Live from the Drive-in' event

Concerts during coronavirus; Live Nation announces 3-day 'Live from the Drive-in' event

The 3-day concert series will take place at the Ruoff Music Center in Indiana, Hollywood Casino Amphitheater in Missouri - both are outdoor concert venues - an [...] Read full article: Concerts during coronavirus; Live Nation...→

Bicycle sales boom during coronavirus pandemic: ‘They’re buying bikes like toilet paper’

Bicycle sales boom during coronavirus pandemic: ‘They’re buying bikes like toilet paper’

In the United States, bicycle aisles at mass merchandisers like Walmart and Target have been swept clean, and independent shops are selling out of affordable “ [...] Read full article: Bicycle sales boom during coronavirus pa...→

St. Paul: Como Zoo Japanese Obon Festival canceled because of coronavirus

St. Paul: Como Zoo Japanese Obon Festival canceled because of coronavirus

Como Park Zoo & Conservatory Japanese Obon Festival has been added to the list of events canceled this summer because of the coronavirus pandemic. The Obon fes [...] Read full article: St. Paul: Como Zoo Japanese Obon Festiva...→

Box office could see 50 percent drop in ticket sales this year, analyst finds

Box office could see 50 percent drop in ticket sales this year, analyst finds

The coronavirus will slash box office revenues in half this year, and the pandemic is now poised to weaken the longtime status of movie theaters as destination [...] Read full article: Box office could see 50 percent drop in ...→

Drive-ins in Massachusetts see revival amid coronavirus pandemic: Here’s where to watch

Drive-ins in Massachusetts see revival amid coronavirus pandemic: Here’s where to watch

One silver lining to the coronavirus crisis is the comeback of drive-in movie theaters — an all-American classic that’s selling out to those desperate for a ni [...] Read full article: Drive-ins in Massachusetts see revival a...→

Houston Zoo back online after site crashes due to high traffic on first day of ticket sales

Houston Zoo back online after site crashes due to high traffic on first day of ticket sales

GET READY! Houston Zoo reservations will reopen tomorrow at noon after an attempt Wednesday saw 10,000 requests per minute and a site-wide crash. Read full article: Houston Zoo back online after site crash...→

Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state fruit plant temporarily halts county reopening plans: report

Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state fruit plant temporarily halts county reopening plans: report

A coronavirus outbreak at a Washington state fruit processing plant has halted production and county plans toward reopening. Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state...→

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

The MTA has put its $51.5 billion modernization plan on indefinite hold — and may cut wages and jobs to cope with its $10 billion two-year coronavirus-induced [...] Read full article: MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization pl...→

Fifth Avenue is going out of style for luxury retailers, as coronavirus erodes sales

Fifth Avenue is going out of style for luxury retailers, as coronavirus erodes sales

"It is not surprising to see a lot of luxury retailers say, ‘Do we really need to be here paying these incredibly high rents?’” said one expert. Read full article: Fifth Avenue is going out of style for l...→

Concerts during coronavirus; Live Nation announces 3-day 'Live from the Drive-in' event

Concerts during coronavirus; Live Nation announces 3-day 'Live from the Drive-in' event

The 3-day concert series will take place at the Ruoff Music Center in Indiana, Hollywood Casino Amphitheater in Missouri - both are outdoor concert venues - an [...] Read full article: Concerts during coronavirus; Live Nation...→

Live Nation announces drive-in concert series amid coronavirus pandemic

Live Nation announces drive-in concert series amid coronavirus pandemic

NEW YORK (AP) — Tour promoter Live Nation has announced its first-ever drive-in concerts series in the U.S. for July, months after the live music industry has [...] Read full article: Live Nation announces drive-in concert s...→

Coronavirus lockdown battered house sales and prices, Realtors report

Coronavirus lockdown battered house sales and prices, Realtors report

Transactions fell 41% to the slowest sales pace since the Great Recession. But signs of a rebound surfaced in the more recent pending sales data. Read full article: Coronavirus lockdown battered house sale...→

Retail sales surge record 18 percent as coronavirus lockdowns ease

Retail sales surge record 18 percent as coronavirus lockdowns ease

US retail sales roared back from record losses last month as states eased coronavirus lockdowns and stores reopened, new data show. Read full article: Retail sales surge record 18 percent as ...→

Bicycle sales boom during coronavirus pandemic: ‘They’re buying bikes like toilet paper’

Bicycle sales boom during coronavirus pandemic: ‘They’re buying bikes like toilet paper’

In the United States, bicycle aisles at mass merchandisers like Walmart and Target have been swept clean, and independent shops are selling out of affordable “ [...] Read full article: Bicycle sales boom during coronavirus pa...→

Illinois recreational marijuana sales set another record in May with more than $44 million in transactions despite the coronavirus

Illinois recreational marijuana sales set another record in May with more than $44 million in transactions despite the coronavirus

Despite limitations due to the coronavirus., recreational marijuana sales in May set another monthly record in Illinois with more than $44 million in transacti [...] Read full article: Illinois recreational marijuana sales se...→

Small investors with stimulus funds drive post-coronavirus market surge

Small investors with stimulus funds drive post-coronavirus market surge

Move over hedge fund titans, Joe Sixpack is taking over the stock market. The recent rally, which has pushed the Dow up 45 percent from its coronavirus lows, i [...] Read full article: Small investors with stimulus funds driv...→

St. Paul: Como Zoo Japanese Obon Festival canceled because of coronavirus

St. Paul: Como Zoo Japanese Obon Festival canceled because of coronavirus

Como Park Zoo & Conservatory Japanese Obon Festival has been added to the list of events canceled this summer because of the coronavirus pandemic. The Obon fes [...] Read full article: St. Paul: Como Zoo Japanese Obon Festiva...→

Rep. Peter King: NYC coronavirus, riots, looting may drive people away permanently

Rep. Peter King: NYC coronavirus, riots, looting may drive people away permanently

Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., said Sunday that it will not be easy to draw people back to New York City and the surrounding areas who have left due to the coronavir [...] Read full article: Rep. Peter King: NYC coronavirus, riots,...→

Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home sales up for 6 straight weeks

Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home sales up for 6 straight weeks

Homes to buy are a challenge. Southern California owners listed 4,137 homes for sale in the week — down 8.9% vs. the previous week; and down 21.8% in a year. Read full article: Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home ...→

Amazon Plans Summer Sale For June 22 to ‘Jumpstart Sales’ After Coronavirus Crunch

Amazon Plans Summer Sale For June 22 to ‘Jumpstart Sales’ After Coronavirus Crunch

Amazon has set a date for its  “Summer Sale” event that’s designed to provide a boost for sellers feeling the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic and the delay [...] Read full article: Amazon Plans Summer Sale For June 22 to ...→

Pentagon Launches Plasma Drive to Fight Coronavirus

Pentagon Launches Plasma Drive to Fight Coronavirus

The Department of Defense has initiated a drive for plasma from military members and other people who have recovered from COVID-19 so it can be used to develop [...] Read full article: Pentagon Launches Plasma Drive to Fight ...→

Drive-ins in Massachusetts see revival amid coronavirus pandemic: Here’s where to watch

Drive-ins in Massachusetts see revival amid coronavirus pandemic: Here’s where to watch

One silver lining to the coronavirus crisis is the comeback of drive-in movie theaters — an all-American classic that’s selling out to those desperate for a ni [...] Read full article: Drive-ins in Massachusetts see revival a...→

CVS adds these 10 drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in Riverside County

CVS adds these 10 drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in Riverside County

CVS Health expanded its COVID-19 no-cost testing program Thursday by announcing 10 additional test sites at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations in Riversi [...] Read full article: CVS adds these 10 drive-thru coronavirus...→

CVS Health To Open 42 New Coronavirus Drive-Thru Test Sites Across Texas

CVS Health To Open 42 New Coronavirus Drive-Thru Test Sites Across Texas

CVS Health is opening 42 additional novel coronavirus test sites at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations across Texas. Read full article: CVS Health To Open 42 New Coronavirus Dr...→

Bicycle Sales Booming During Coronavirus Pandemic

Bicycle Sales Booming During Coronavirus Pandemic

It may be the hottest sport of the coronavirus: biking. When the world shut down, the lines outside of the bike shops appeared. Read full article: Bicycle Sales Booming During Coronavirus...→

Low mortgage rates may drive home sales recovery

Nationwide mortgage rates are the lowest they’ve been in at least ten years, and such favorable financing may well be a driving force in the recovery of the re [...] Read full article: Low mortgage rates may drive home sales ...→

Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again Thanks To Coronavirus, Social Distancing

Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again Thanks To Coronavirus, Social Distancing

Drive-in theaters once dotted the Southern California landscape. Over the years, movie-watchers abandoned them for air-conditioned multiplexes with cushioned s [...] Read full article: Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again T...→

Drive-In Theaters Making a Comeback During Coronavirus Pandemic

Drive-In Theaters Making a Comeback During Coronavirus Pandemic

Even as parts of the state enter Phase The coronavirus means that a lot of business are closed or severely limited – but drive-in movie theaters are roaring ba [...] Read full article: Drive-In Theaters Making a Comeback Duri...→

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation announced a drive-in concert series for July as coronavirus lockdowns have canceled arena shows and music festivals nationwide this summer. The LA- [...] Read full article: Live Nation launches drive-in concert to...→

Minnesota Zoo offers drive-thru option to raise funds

Minnesota Zoo offers drive-thru option to raise funds

The Minnesota Zoo have announced they are offering a limited-time drive-thru experience as a way to raise funds for the zoo. The drive-thru, called “Beastly Bo [...] Read full article: Minnesota Zoo offers drive-thru option t...→

Major Airlines Bar In-Flight Alcohol Sales Due To Coronavirus

Major Airlines Bar In-Flight Alcohol Sales Due To Coronavirus

A growing number of U.S. airlines -- including Fort Worth-based American Airlines and Dallas-based Southwest Airlines -- are temporarily suspending their in-fl [...] Read full article: Major Airlines Bar In-Flight Alcohol Sal...→

Boston bike sales surge amid coronavirus pandemic

Boston bike sales surge amid coronavirus pandemic

Boston area bike shops are seeing a boom in sales — and demand that’s impossible to keep up with — amid the coronavirus pandemic as people turn to cycling for [...] Read full article: Boston bike sales surge amid coronavirus...→

Businesses get creative to drive foot traffic, sales to rebound from pandemic

Businesses get creative to drive foot traffic, sales to rebound from pandemic

What was a boring empty parking lot in Carrollwood transformed into a hustling and bustling drive-in movie theater. Read full article: Businesses get creative to drive foot tr...→

Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater seeking drive-in option

Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater seeking drive-in option

Marcus Oakdale Cinema wants to turn itself inside out — by starting a drive-in movie theater. The 16-screen theater is asking the city of Oakdale for a permit [...] Read full article: Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater ...→

Bargain-Conscious Americans Lift Used-Car Sales in Coronavirus Economy

Bargain-Conscious Americans Lift Used-Car Sales in Coronavirus Economy

As America shut down in March to combat the spread of COVID-19 and its economy tanked, U.S. new-vehicle sales plummeted. Sales were down around 30% in May, an [...] Read full article: Bargain-Conscious Americans Lift Used-Ca...→

Lincoln Park Zoo Cuts 18 Workers Due to Coronavirus Budget Shortages

Lincoln Park Zoo Cuts 18 Workers Due to Coronavirus Budget Shortages

Lincoln Park Zoo announced Wednesday it will be laying off 18 workers which is about seven percent of the Zoo’s staff. The lay-offs come after the zoo is expec [...] Read full article: Lincoln Park Zoo Cuts 18 Workers Due to ...→

Box office could see 50 percent drop in ticket sales this year, analyst finds

Box office could see 50 percent drop in ticket sales this year, analyst finds

The coronavirus will slash box office revenues in half this year, and the pandemic is now poised to weaken the longtime status of movie theaters as destination [...] Read full article: Box office could see 50 percent drop in ...→

Cleveland Business Owner: We Just Got Through Coronavirus, 'I Never Imagined We Could Get Hit Worse'

Cleveland Business Owner: We Just Got Through Coronavirus, 'I Never Imagined We Could Get Hit Worse'

A Cleveland business owner whose cupcake shop got destroyed on Saturday night by rioters said that during the Chinese virus pandemic, she couldn't have imagine [...] Read full article: Cleveland Business Owner: We Just Got Th...→

Houston Zoo back online after site crashes due to high traffic on first day of ticket sales

Houston Zoo back online after site crashes due to high traffic on first day of ticket sales

GET READY! Houston Zoo reservations will reopen tomorrow at noon after an attempt Wednesday saw 10,000 requests per minute and a site-wide crash. Read full article: Houston Zoo back online after site crash...→

CVS Opening Five More Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites

CVS Opening Five More Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites

CVS Pharmacy announced on Thursday that it is opening five more coronavirus drive-thru testing facilities in Massachusetts. Read full article: CVS Opening Five More Drive-Thru Coronav...→

San Jacinto loses 16% of sales tax during coronavirus crisis

San Jacinto loses 16% of sales tax during coronavirus crisis

Still, the city plans to avoid cuts to police and fire protection in the new fiscal year that starts in July Read full article: San Jacinto loses 16% of sales tax durin...→

Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state fruit plant temporarily halts county reopening plans: report

Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state fruit plant temporarily halts county reopening plans: report

A coronavirus outbreak at a Washington state fruit processing plant has halted production and county plans toward reopening. Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state...→

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization plan over coronavirus-induced deficit

The MTA has put its $51.5 billion modernization plan on indefinite hold — and may cut wages and jobs to cope with its $10 billion two-year coronavirus-induced [...] Read full article: MTA halts $51.5 billion modernization pl...→

Low mortgage rates may drive home sales recovery

Nationwide mortgage rates are the lowest they’ve been in at least ten years, and such favorable financing may well be a driving force in the recovery of the re [...] Read full article: Low mortgage rates may drive home sales ...→

Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again Thanks To Coronavirus, Social Distancing

Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again Thanks To Coronavirus, Social Distancing

Drive-in theaters once dotted the Southern California landscape. Over the years, movie-watchers abandoned them for air-conditioned multiplexes with cushioned s [...] Read full article: Drive-In Entertainment In Demand Again T...→

Fifth Avenue is going out of style for luxury retailers, as coronavirus erodes sales

Fifth Avenue is going out of style for luxury retailers, as coronavirus erodes sales

"It is not surprising to see a lot of luxury retailers say, ‘Do we really need to be here paying these incredibly high rents?’” said one expert. Read full article: Fifth Avenue is going out of style for l...→

Drive-In Theaters Making a Comeback During Coronavirus Pandemic

Drive-In Theaters Making a Comeback During Coronavirus Pandemic

Even as parts of the state enter Phase The coronavirus means that a lot of business are closed or severely limited – but drive-in movie theaters are roaring ba [...] Read full article: Drive-In Theaters Making a Comeback Duri...→

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation launches drive-in concert tour amid coronavirus lockdowns

Live Nation announced a drive-in concert series for July as coronavirus lockdowns have canceled arena shows and music festivals nationwide this summer. The LA- [...] Read full article: Live Nation launches drive-in concert to...→

Concerts during coronavirus; Live Nation announces 3-day 'Live from the Drive-in' event

Concerts during coronavirus; Live Nation announces 3-day 'Live from the Drive-in' event

The 3-day concert series will take place at the Ruoff Music Center in Indiana, Hollywood Casino Amphitheater in Missouri - both are outdoor concert venues - an [...] Read full article: Concerts during coronavirus; Live Nation...→

Live Nation announces drive-in concert series amid coronavirus pandemic

Live Nation announces drive-in concert series amid coronavirus pandemic

NEW YORK (AP) — Tour promoter Live Nation has announced its first-ever drive-in concerts series in the U.S. for July, months after the live music industry has [...] Read full article: Live Nation announces drive-in concert s...→

Minnesota Zoo offers drive-thru option to raise funds

Minnesota Zoo offers drive-thru option to raise funds

The Minnesota Zoo have announced they are offering a limited-time drive-thru experience as a way to raise funds for the zoo. The drive-thru, called “Beastly Bo [...] Read full article: Minnesota Zoo offers drive-thru option t...→

Major Airlines Bar In-Flight Alcohol Sales Due To Coronavirus

Major Airlines Bar In-Flight Alcohol Sales Due To Coronavirus

A growing number of U.S. airlines -- including Fort Worth-based American Airlines and Dallas-based Southwest Airlines -- are temporarily suspending their in-fl [...] Read full article: Major Airlines Bar In-Flight Alcohol Sal...→

Coronavirus lockdown battered house sales and prices, Realtors report

Coronavirus lockdown battered house sales and prices, Realtors report

Transactions fell 41% to the slowest sales pace since the Great Recession. But signs of a rebound surfaced in the more recent pending sales data. Read full article: Coronavirus lockdown battered house sale...→

Retail sales surge record 18 percent as coronavirus lockdowns ease

Retail sales surge record 18 percent as coronavirus lockdowns ease

US retail sales roared back from record losses last month as states eased coronavirus lockdowns and stores reopened, new data show. Read full article: Retail sales surge record 18 percent as ...→

Boston bike sales surge amid coronavirus pandemic

Boston bike sales surge amid coronavirus pandemic

Boston area bike shops are seeing a boom in sales — and demand that’s impossible to keep up with — amid the coronavirus pandemic as people turn to cycling for [...] Read full article: Boston bike sales surge amid coronavirus...→

Bicycle sales boom during coronavirus pandemic: ‘They’re buying bikes like toilet paper’

Bicycle sales boom during coronavirus pandemic: ‘They’re buying bikes like toilet paper’

In the United States, bicycle aisles at mass merchandisers like Walmart and Target have been swept clean, and independent shops are selling out of affordable “ [...] Read full article: Bicycle sales boom during coronavirus pa...→

Businesses get creative to drive foot traffic, sales to rebound from pandemic

Businesses get creative to drive foot traffic, sales to rebound from pandemic

What was a boring empty parking lot in Carrollwood transformed into a hustling and bustling drive-in movie theater. Read full article: Businesses get creative to drive foot tr...→

Illinois recreational marijuana sales set another record in May with more than $44 million in transactions despite the coronavirus

Illinois recreational marijuana sales set another record in May with more than $44 million in transactions despite the coronavirus

Despite limitations due to the coronavirus., recreational marijuana sales in May set another monthly record in Illinois with more than $44 million in transacti [...] Read full article: Illinois recreational marijuana sales se...→

Small investors with stimulus funds drive post-coronavirus market surge

Small investors with stimulus funds drive post-coronavirus market surge

Move over hedge fund titans, Joe Sixpack is taking over the stock market. The recent rally, which has pushed the Dow up 45 percent from its coronavirus lows, i [...] Read full article: Small investors with stimulus funds driv...→

St. Paul: Como Zoo Japanese Obon Festival canceled because of coronavirus

St. Paul: Como Zoo Japanese Obon Festival canceled because of coronavirus

Como Park Zoo & Conservatory Japanese Obon Festival has been added to the list of events canceled this summer because of the coronavirus pandemic. The Obon fes [...] Read full article: St. Paul: Como Zoo Japanese Obon Festiva...→

Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater seeking drive-in option

Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater seeking drive-in option

Marcus Oakdale Cinema wants to turn itself inside out — by starting a drive-in movie theater. The 16-screen theater is asking the city of Oakdale for a permit [...] Read full article: Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater ...→

Rep. Peter King: NYC coronavirus, riots, looting may drive people away permanently

Rep. Peter King: NYC coronavirus, riots, looting may drive people away permanently

Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., said Sunday that it will not be easy to draw people back to New York City and the surrounding areas who have left due to the coronavir [...] Read full article: Rep. Peter King: NYC coronavirus, riots,...→

Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home sales up for 6 straight weeks

Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home sales up for 6 straight weeks

Homes to buy are a challenge. Southern California owners listed 4,137 homes for sale in the week — down 8.9% vs. the previous week; and down 21.8% in a year. Read full article: Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home ...→

Bargain-Conscious Americans Lift Used-Car Sales in Coronavirus Economy

Bargain-Conscious Americans Lift Used-Car Sales in Coronavirus Economy

As America shut down in March to combat the spread of COVID-19 and its economy tanked, U.S. new-vehicle sales plummeted. Sales were down around 30% in May, an [...] Read full article: Bargain-Conscious Americans Lift Used-Ca...→

Lincoln Park Zoo Cuts 18 Workers Due to Coronavirus Budget Shortages

Lincoln Park Zoo Cuts 18 Workers Due to Coronavirus Budget Shortages

Lincoln Park Zoo announced Wednesday it will be laying off 18 workers which is about seven percent of the Zoo’s staff. The lay-offs come after the zoo is expec [...] Read full article: Lincoln Park Zoo Cuts 18 Workers Due to ...→

Amazon Plans Summer Sale For June 22 to ‘Jumpstart Sales’ After Coronavirus Crunch

Amazon Plans Summer Sale For June 22 to ‘Jumpstart Sales’ After Coronavirus Crunch

Amazon has set a date for its  “Summer Sale” event that’s designed to provide a boost for sellers feeling the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic and the delay [...] Read full article: Amazon Plans Summer Sale For June 22 to ...→

Box office could see 50 percent drop in ticket sales this year, analyst finds

Box office could see 50 percent drop in ticket sales this year, analyst finds

The coronavirus will slash box office revenues in half this year, and the pandemic is now poised to weaken the longtime status of movie theaters as destination [...] Read full article: Box office could see 50 percent drop in ...→

Pentagon Launches Plasma Drive to Fight Coronavirus

Pentagon Launches Plasma Drive to Fight Coronavirus

The Department of Defense has initiated a drive for plasma from military members and other people who have recovered from COVID-19 so it can be used to develop [...] Read full article: Pentagon Launches Plasma Drive to Fight ...→

Cleveland Business Owner: We Just Got Through Coronavirus, 'I Never Imagined We Could Get Hit Worse'

Cleveland Business Owner: We Just Got Through Coronavirus, 'I Never Imagined We Could Get Hit Worse'

A Cleveland business owner whose cupcake shop got destroyed on Saturday night by rioters said that during the Chinese virus pandemic, she couldn't have imagine [...] Read full article: Cleveland Business Owner: We Just Got Th...→

Drive-ins in Massachusetts see revival amid coronavirus pandemic: Here’s where to watch

Drive-ins in Massachusetts see revival amid coronavirus pandemic: Here’s where to watch

One silver lining to the coronavirus crisis is the comeback of drive-in movie theaters — an all-American classic that’s selling out to those desperate for a ni [...] Read full article: Drive-ins in Massachusetts see revival a...→

CVS adds these 10 drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in Riverside County

CVS adds these 10 drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in Riverside County

CVS Health expanded its COVID-19 no-cost testing program Thursday by announcing 10 additional test sites at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations in Riversi [...] Read full article: CVS adds these 10 drive-thru coronavirus...→

Houston Zoo back online after site crashes due to high traffic on first day of ticket sales

Houston Zoo back online after site crashes due to high traffic on first day of ticket sales

GET READY! Houston Zoo reservations will reopen tomorrow at noon after an attempt Wednesday saw 10,000 requests per minute and a site-wide crash. Read full article: Houston Zoo back online after site crash...→

CVS Health To Open 42 New Coronavirus Drive-Thru Test Sites Across Texas

CVS Health To Open 42 New Coronavirus Drive-Thru Test Sites Across Texas

CVS Health is opening 42 additional novel coronavirus test sites at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations across Texas. Read full article: CVS Health To Open 42 New Coronavirus Dr...→

CVS Opening Five More Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites

CVS Opening Five More Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites

CVS Pharmacy announced on Thursday that it is opening five more coronavirus drive-thru testing facilities in Massachusetts. Read full article: CVS Opening Five More Drive-Thru Coronav...→

San Jacinto loses 16% of sales tax during coronavirus crisis

San Jacinto loses 16% of sales tax during coronavirus crisis

Still, the city plans to avoid cuts to police and fire protection in the new fiscal year that starts in July Read full article: San Jacinto loses 16% of sales tax durin...→

Bicycle Sales Booming During Coronavirus Pandemic

Bicycle Sales Booming During Coronavirus Pandemic

It may be the hottest sport of the coronavirus: biking. When the world shut down, the lines outside of the bike shops appeared. Read full article: Bicycle Sales Booming During Coronavirus...→

Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state fruit plant temporarily halts county reopening plans: report

Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state fruit plant temporarily halts county reopening plans: report

A coronavirus outbreak at a Washington state fruit processing plant has halted production and county plans toward reopening. Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state...→