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Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Mayor Marty Walsh said no students in Boston will be forced to repeat their grade level due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be ...→

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Mayor Marty Walsh said no students in Boston will be forced to repeat their grade level due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be ...→

George Mason University raises tuition for students, despite coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

George Mason University adopted a new $1.18 billion budget that includes a $450 tuition hike for in-state and out-of-state students. Read full article: George Mason University raises tuition f...→

Boston taps struggling local restaurants to feed city’s hungry during coronavirus pandemic

Boston taps struggling local restaurants to feed city’s hungry during coronavirus pandemic

Boston is tapping local restaurants to feed the city’s hungry during the coronavirus pandemic that has left thousands of residents jobless — a “win-win program [...] Read full article: Boston taps struggling local restaurants...→

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Most of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems, which include several Bay Area campuses, aren't likely to return to campus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unl...→

Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn Remotely

Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn Remotely

The McCourty twins, Jason and Devin, may have won Super Bowls as members of the New England Patriots, but their home is here in the Tri-State Area. Read full article: Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebo...→

Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forced To Make Tough Decision As Elon Musk Takes A  Defiant Stand

Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forced To Make Tough Decision As Elon Musk Takes A Defiant Stand

Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed in a tweet Monday that he would be restarting his production line against Alameda County orders and that "if anyone is arrested, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forc...→

NYC homeless services workers forced to wear trash bags as coronavirus PPE: union

NYC homeless services workers forced to wear trash bags as coronavirus PPE: union

Department of Homeless Services laborers tasked with helping move the Big Apple’s least fortunate in and out of shelters are wearing trash bags to protect them [...] Read full article: NYC homeless services workers forced to ...→

Minnesota's Coronavirus Social Distancing Grade Plummets From 'A' To 'D,' Survey Finds

Minnesota's Coronavirus Social Distancing Grade Plummets From 'A' To 'D,' Survey Finds

As we stand entering the third month, it appears that Minnesotans are no longer at the head of the class, nationwide. Read full article: Minnesota's Coronavirus Social Distancin...→

What back-to-school looks like for students in China's coronavirus epicenter of Wuhan

What back-to-school looks like for students in China's coronavirus epicenter of Wuhan

Seniors file back into class, wearing masks and having their temperatures checked, for the first time in months to prep for exams. Read full article: What back-to-school looks like for stude...→

Broncos safety Kareem Jackson reflects on 2019 two-game suspension, comfort level playing amid coronavirus

Broncos safety Kareem Jackson reflects on 2019 two-game suspension, comfort level playing amid coronavirus

Broncos safety Kareem Jackson watched from the sidelines over the final two games last season while suspended by the NFL for a violation of its policy and prog [...] Read full article: Broncos safety Kareem Jackson reflects o...→

Boston Pops Release Special Tribute To Coronavirus Frontline Heroes

Boston Pops Release Special Tribute To Coronavirus Frontline Heroes

The Boston Pops released a special, virtual video edition of Summon the Heroes fanfare, dedicated to the heroes helping fight the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Boston Pops Release Special Tribute To C...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

An English teacher in the city's East Germantown neighborhood is getting creative in an effort to prepare her students for the change.  Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northw...→

Boston Biogen conference was major early U.S. coronavirus event, CDC says

Boston Biogen conference was major early U.S. coronavirus event, CDC says

The infamous Biogen conference hosted at the Marriott Long Wharf in Boston has been recognized by a top CDC official as a major event that contributed to the s [...] Read full article: Boston Biogen conference was major early...→

Coronavirus crisis could be ‘more like the Great Depression than the Great Recession’ according to Boston watchdog

Coronavirus crisis could be ‘more like the Great Depression than the Great Recession’ according to Boston watchdog

A Boston watchdog group says City Hall should be ready to make changes to its proposed $3.65 billion budget as the true damage from the coronavirus crisis beco [...] Read full article: Coronavirus crisis could be ‘more like t...→

Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition during coronavirus pandemic - amNewYork

Undergraduate CUNY students called on the public university's administration to do away with another annual tuition increase given the financial strains Read full article: Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition ...→

Boston coronavirus small-business grants by the numbers

Boston coronavirus small-business grants by the numbers

Boston’s small-business grants landed most in Dorchester, East Boston and the Back Bay, with nearly half going to women-owned businesses and immigrants. Read full article: Boston coronavirus small-business grants...→

Harlem court officer forced to amputate part of his arm after recovering from coronavirus

Harlem court officer forced to amputate part of his arm after recovering from coronavirus

A court officer in Harlem was forced to amputate part of his arm to save his life, a terrible consequence he says he suffered from contracting COVID-19. Read full article: Harlem court officer forced to amputate ...→

Coronavirus: Relief fund established to help vulnerable students, families

The West Contra Costa Education Fund (Ed Fund) and WCCUSD have set a $1.3 million goal for the fund. Read full article: Coronavirus: Relief fund established to ...→

Coronavirus antibody test developed in Boston is 1,000 times more sensitive than others

Coronavirus antibody test developed in Boston is 1,000 times more sensitive than others

A coronavirus serology test being developed by a Boston doctor is 1,000-fold more sensitive than other antibody tests and could pave the way for understanding [...] Read full article: Coronavirus antibody test developed in B...→

Unique gene-based coronavirus vaccine being developed in Boston

Unique gene-based coronavirus vaccine being developed in Boston

A gene-based coronavirus vaccine unlike any other currently in development can elicit a strong immune response and is being created and tested by researchers a [...] Read full article: Unique gene-based coronavirus vaccine be...→

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

The school district updated its learning plan to give more guidance for students and teachers about attendance, assignments, grading, and scheduling, Mayor Mar [...] Read full article: All Boston Public Schools students to ad...→

Coronavirus contact tracing app could be forced on all UK visitors

Coronavirus contact tracing app could be forced on all UK visitors

Britons are being told it is their moral duty to download a new coronavirus track-and-trace app — which may be forced on everyone entering the nation while cor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus contact tracing app could be...→

Coronavirus challenges prompt explosion of medical innovation in Boston and across the state

The unique challenges the coronavirus pandemic presents has prompted the medical community to respond with innovative solutions in quick fashion to keep patien [...] Read full article: Coronavirus challenges prompt explosion ...→

Here’s where coronavirus cases are in Boston by neighborhood

Here’s where coronavirus cases are in Boston by neighborhood

Just under a third of the more than 27,000 Boston residents tested were positive, according to the city. Read full article: Here’s where coronavirus cases are in Bo...→

Coronavirus college uncertainty could cause drops in Boston rents: experts

Coronavirus college uncertainty could cause drops in Boston rents: experts

Boston-area rents, already beginning to soften slightly, likely will drop more as the coronavirus crisis wears on, experts say — especially as September approa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus college uncertainty could ca...→

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Even before the pandemic, some schools’ graduate enrollment — and revenue — was dropping. The coronavirus now threatens to accelerate the falloff. Read full article: Universities face another challenge amid...→

Massachusetts is still behind on the level of coronavirus testing needed to safely reopen, Harvard report says

Massachusetts is still behind on the level of coronavirus testing needed to safely reopen, Harvard report says

“Massachusetts really has the opportunity over the next weeks and months to be an example for the rest of the country.” Read full article: Massachusetts is still behind on the lev...→

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Coronavirus has ripped through Boston’s nursing homes with “devastating” effects, Mayor Martin Walsh said  Monday as he vowed to keep a close eye on long-term [...] Read full article: Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences o...→

NYU students get virtual reality graduation ‘party’ amid coronavirus crisis

NYU students get virtual reality graduation ‘party’ amid coronavirus crisis

New York University’s class of 2020 will be having a graduation filled with pomp — and some really unfortunate circumstances. Students at the $54,000-a-year in [...] Read full article: NYU students get virtual reality graduat...→

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Comcast faced pressure Thursday from Democrats urging the telecommunications giant to expand internet access to children disconnected because of the novel coro [...] Read full article: Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi payw...→

Boston College Students Record Fairy Tales To Help Kids Escape Reality

Boston College Students Record Fairy Tales To Help Kids Escape Reality

BC theater students turned their homes into a stage and inspired elementary school children in the process. Read full article: Boston College Students Record Fairy Tal...→

Custom Tailor In Boston Known For Suits Now Making Coronavirus Masks

Custom Tailor In Boston Known For Suits Now Making Coronavirus Masks

At 9Tailors they whip up everything from custom suits and blazers to custom shirts, that is, until COVID-19 silenced sewing machines. Read full article: Custom Tailor In Boston Known For Suits ...→

Boston Hospitals Team Up In ‘Urgent’ Race To Create Coronavirus Vaccine

Boston Hospitals Team Up In ‘Urgent’ Race To Create Coronavirus Vaccine

Researchers at Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Mass General Hospital are working together to develop a coronavirus vaccine. Read full article: Boston Hospitals Team Up In ‘Urgent’ Rac...→

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

Students at more than 25 U.S. universities who have been sent home to learn online during the coronavirus pandemic are filing lawsuits against their schools, c [...] Read full article: College students file lawsuits seeking r...→

NAACP national convention in Boston postponed due to coronavirus

NAACP national convention in Boston postponed due to coronavirus

The expansive national NAACP convention that was set to take place this July in Boston has been postponed due to coronavirus, local branch President Tanisha Su [...] Read full article: NAACP national convention in Boston post...→

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Cemetery staff are working long hours to keep up with the large increase in burials during coronavirus, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said. Read full article: Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff t...→

Boston Public Schools issues new guidelines for remote learning during coronavirus

Boston Public Schools issues new guidelines for remote learning during coronavirus

Boston teachers and students won’t return to the classroom for the rest of the school year but a more uniform remote learning plan will take the place of in-cl [...] Read full article: Boston Public Schools issues new guideli...→

George Mason University raises tuition for students, despite coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

George Mason University adopted a new $1.18 billion budget that includes a $450 tuition hike for in-state and out-of-state students. Read full article: George Mason University raises tuition f...→

Coronavirus college uncertainty could cause drops in Boston rents: experts

Coronavirus college uncertainty could cause drops in Boston rents: experts

Boston-area rents, already beginning to soften slightly, likely will drop more as the coronavirus crisis wears on, experts say — especially as September approa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus college uncertainty could ca...→

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Most of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems, which include several Bay Area campuses, aren't likely to return to campus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unl...→

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Even before the pandemic, some schools’ graduate enrollment — and revenue — was dropping. The coronavirus now threatens to accelerate the falloff. Read full article: Universities face another challenge amid...→

Harlem court officer forced to amputate part of his arm after recovering from coronavirus

Harlem court officer forced to amputate part of his arm after recovering from coronavirus

A court officer in Harlem was forced to amputate part of his arm to save his life, a terrible consequence he says he suffered from contracting COVID-19. Read full article: Harlem court officer forced to amputate ...→

Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forced To Make Tough Decision As Elon Musk Takes A  Defiant Stand

Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forced To Make Tough Decision As Elon Musk Takes A Defiant Stand

Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed in a tweet Monday that he would be restarting his production line against Alameda County orders and that "if anyone is arrested, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forc...→

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Coronavirus has ripped through Boston’s nursing homes with “devastating” effects, Mayor Martin Walsh said  Monday as he vowed to keep a close eye on long-term [...] Read full article: Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences o...→

NYC homeless services workers forced to wear trash bags as coronavirus PPE: union

NYC homeless services workers forced to wear trash bags as coronavirus PPE: union

Department of Homeless Services laborers tasked with helping move the Big Apple’s least fortunate in and out of shelters are wearing trash bags to protect them [...] Read full article: NYC homeless services workers forced to ...→

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Comcast faced pressure Thursday from Democrats urging the telecommunications giant to expand internet access to children disconnected because of the novel coro [...] Read full article: Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi payw...→

Coronavirus antibody test developed in Boston is 1,000 times more sensitive than others

Coronavirus antibody test developed in Boston is 1,000 times more sensitive than others

A coronavirus serology test being developed by a Boston doctor is 1,000-fold more sensitive than other antibody tests and could pave the way for understanding [...] Read full article: Coronavirus antibody test developed in B...→

What back-to-school looks like for students in China's coronavirus epicenter of Wuhan

What back-to-school looks like for students in China's coronavirus epicenter of Wuhan

Seniors file back into class, wearing masks and having their temperatures checked, for the first time in months to prep for exams. Read full article: What back-to-school looks like for stude...→

Custom Tailor In Boston Known For Suits Now Making Coronavirus Masks

Custom Tailor In Boston Known For Suits Now Making Coronavirus Masks

At 9Tailors they whip up everything from custom suits and blazers to custom shirts, that is, until COVID-19 silenced sewing machines. Read full article: Custom Tailor In Boston Known For Suits ...→

Boston Pops Release Special Tribute To Coronavirus Frontline Heroes

Boston Pops Release Special Tribute To Coronavirus Frontline Heroes

The Boston Pops released a special, virtual video edition of Summon the Heroes fanfare, dedicated to the heroes helping fight the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Boston Pops Release Special Tribute To C...→

Coronavirus challenges prompt explosion of medical innovation in Boston and across the state

The unique challenges the coronavirus pandemic presents has prompted the medical community to respond with innovative solutions in quick fashion to keep patien [...] Read full article: Coronavirus challenges prompt explosion ...→

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Cemetery staff are working long hours to keep up with the large increase in burials during coronavirus, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said. Read full article: Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff t...→

Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition during coronavirus pandemic - amNewYork

Undergraduate CUNY students called on the public university's administration to do away with another annual tuition increase given the financial strains Read full article: Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition ...→

Boston taps struggling local restaurants to feed city’s hungry during coronavirus pandemic

Boston taps struggling local restaurants to feed city’s hungry during coronavirus pandemic

Boston is tapping local restaurants to feed the city’s hungry during the coronavirus pandemic that has left thousands of residents jobless — a “win-win program [...] Read full article: Boston taps struggling local restaurants...→

Boston coronavirus small-business grants by the numbers

Boston coronavirus small-business grants by the numbers

Boston’s small-business grants landed most in Dorchester, East Boston and the Back Bay, with nearly half going to women-owned businesses and immigrants. Read full article: Boston coronavirus small-business grants...→

Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn Remotely

Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn Remotely

The McCourty twins, Jason and Devin, may have won Super Bowls as members of the New England Patriots, but their home is here in the Tri-State Area. Read full article: Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebo...→

Massachusetts is still behind on the level of coronavirus testing needed to safely reopen, Harvard report says

Massachusetts is still behind on the level of coronavirus testing needed to safely reopen, Harvard report says

“Massachusetts really has the opportunity over the next weeks and months to be an example for the rest of the country.” Read full article: Massachusetts is still behind on the lev...→

Coronavirus: Relief fund established to help vulnerable students, families

The West Contra Costa Education Fund (Ed Fund) and WCCUSD have set a $1.3 million goal for the fund. Read full article: Coronavirus: Relief fund established to ...→

NYU students get virtual reality graduation ‘party’ amid coronavirus crisis

NYU students get virtual reality graduation ‘party’ amid coronavirus crisis

New York University’s class of 2020 will be having a graduation filled with pomp — and some really unfortunate circumstances. Students at the $54,000-a-year in [...] Read full article: NYU students get virtual reality graduat...→

Minnesota's Coronavirus Social Distancing Grade Plummets From 'A' To 'D,' Survey Finds

Minnesota's Coronavirus Social Distancing Grade Plummets From 'A' To 'D,' Survey Finds

As we stand entering the third month, it appears that Minnesotans are no longer at the head of the class, nationwide. Read full article: Minnesota's Coronavirus Social Distancin...→

Boston College Students Record Fairy Tales To Help Kids Escape Reality

Boston College Students Record Fairy Tales To Help Kids Escape Reality

BC theater students turned their homes into a stage and inspired elementary school children in the process. Read full article: Boston College Students Record Fairy Tal...→

Unique gene-based coronavirus vaccine being developed in Boston

Unique gene-based coronavirus vaccine being developed in Boston

A gene-based coronavirus vaccine unlike any other currently in development can elicit a strong immune response and is being created and tested by researchers a [...] Read full article: Unique gene-based coronavirus vaccine be...→

Broncos safety Kareem Jackson reflects on 2019 two-game suspension, comfort level playing amid coronavirus

Broncos safety Kareem Jackson reflects on 2019 two-game suspension, comfort level playing amid coronavirus

Broncos safety Kareem Jackson watched from the sidelines over the final two games last season while suspended by the NFL for a violation of its policy and prog [...] Read full article: Broncos safety Kareem Jackson reflects o...→

Boston Hospitals Team Up In ‘Urgent’ Race To Create Coronavirus Vaccine

Boston Hospitals Team Up In ‘Urgent’ Race To Create Coronavirus Vaccine

Researchers at Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Mass General Hospital are working together to develop a coronavirus vaccine. Read full article: Boston Hospitals Team Up In ‘Urgent’ Rac...→

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

The school district updated its learning plan to give more guidance for students and teachers about attendance, assignments, grading, and scheduling, Mayor Mar [...] Read full article: All Boston Public Schools students to ad...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

An English teacher in the city's East Germantown neighborhood is getting creative in an effort to prepare her students for the change.  Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northw...→

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

Students at more than 25 U.S. universities who have been sent home to learn online during the coronavirus pandemic are filing lawsuits against their schools, c [...] Read full article: College students file lawsuits seeking r...→

Coronavirus contact tracing app could be forced on all UK visitors

Coronavirus contact tracing app could be forced on all UK visitors

Britons are being told it is their moral duty to download a new coronavirus track-and-trace app — which may be forced on everyone entering the nation while cor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus contact tracing app could be...→

Boston Biogen conference was major early U.S. coronavirus event, CDC says

Boston Biogen conference was major early U.S. coronavirus event, CDC says

The infamous Biogen conference hosted at the Marriott Long Wharf in Boston has been recognized by a top CDC official as a major event that contributed to the s [...] Read full article: Boston Biogen conference was major early...→

NAACP national convention in Boston postponed due to coronavirus

NAACP national convention in Boston postponed due to coronavirus

The expansive national NAACP convention that was set to take place this July in Boston has been postponed due to coronavirus, local branch President Tanisha Su [...] Read full article: NAACP national convention in Boston post...→

Here’s where coronavirus cases are in Boston by neighborhood

Here’s where coronavirus cases are in Boston by neighborhood

Just under a third of the more than 27,000 Boston residents tested were positive, according to the city. Read full article: Here’s where coronavirus cases are in Bo...→

Coronavirus crisis could be ‘more like the Great Depression than the Great Recession’ according to Boston watchdog

Coronavirus crisis could be ‘more like the Great Depression than the Great Recession’ according to Boston watchdog

A Boston watchdog group says City Hall should be ready to make changes to its proposed $3.65 billion budget as the true damage from the coronavirus crisis beco [...] Read full article: Coronavirus crisis could be ‘more like t...→

Boston Public Schools issues new guidelines for remote learning during coronavirus

Boston Public Schools issues new guidelines for remote learning during coronavirus

Boston teachers and students won’t return to the classroom for the rest of the school year but a more uniform remote learning plan will take the place of in-cl [...] Read full article: Boston Public Schools issues new guideli...→

George Mason University raises tuition for students, despite coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

George Mason University adopted a new $1.18 billion budget that includes a $450 tuition hike for in-state and out-of-state students. Read full article: George Mason University raises tuition f...→

Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition during coronavirus pandemic - amNewYork

Undergraduate CUNY students called on the public university's administration to do away with another annual tuition increase given the financial strains Read full article: Students call on CUNY to freeze tuition ...→

Coronavirus college uncertainty could cause drops in Boston rents: experts

Coronavirus college uncertainty could cause drops in Boston rents: experts

Boston-area rents, already beginning to soften slightly, likely will drop more as the coronavirus crisis wears on, experts say — especially as September approa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus college uncertainty could ca...→

Boston taps struggling local restaurants to feed city’s hungry during coronavirus pandemic

Boston taps struggling local restaurants to feed city’s hungry during coronavirus pandemic

Boston is tapping local restaurants to feed the city’s hungry during the coronavirus pandemic that has left thousands of residents jobless — a “win-win program [...] Read full article: Boston taps struggling local restaurants...→

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Most of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems, which include several Bay Area campuses, aren't likely to return to campus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unl...→

Boston coronavirus small-business grants by the numbers

Boston coronavirus small-business grants by the numbers

Boston’s small-business grants landed most in Dorchester, East Boston and the Back Bay, with nearly half going to women-owned businesses and immigrants. Read full article: Boston coronavirus small-business grants...→

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Universities face another challenge amid coronavirus crisis: Fewer graduate students

Even before the pandemic, some schools’ graduate enrollment — and revenue — was dropping. The coronavirus now threatens to accelerate the falloff. Read full article: Universities face another challenge amid...→

Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn Remotely

Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn Remotely

The McCourty twins, Jason and Devin, may have won Super Bowls as members of the New England Patriots, but their home is here in the Tri-State Area. Read full article: Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebo...→

Harlem court officer forced to amputate part of his arm after recovering from coronavirus

Harlem court officer forced to amputate part of his arm after recovering from coronavirus

A court officer in Harlem was forced to amputate part of his arm to save his life, a terrible consequence he says he suffered from contracting COVID-19. Read full article: Harlem court officer forced to amputate ...→

Massachusetts is still behind on the level of coronavirus testing needed to safely reopen, Harvard report says

Massachusetts is still behind on the level of coronavirus testing needed to safely reopen, Harvard report says

“Massachusetts really has the opportunity over the next weeks and months to be an example for the rest of the country.” Read full article: Massachusetts is still behind on the lev...→

Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forced To Make Tough Decision As Elon Musk Takes A  Defiant Stand

Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forced To Make Tough Decision As Elon Musk Takes A Defiant Stand

Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed in a tweet Monday that he would be restarting his production line against Alameda County orders and that "if anyone is arrested, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Tesla Employees Forc...→

Coronavirus: Relief fund established to help vulnerable students, families

The West Contra Costa Education Fund (Ed Fund) and WCCUSD have set a $1.3 million goal for the fund. Read full article: Coronavirus: Relief fund established to ...→

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Coronavirus has ripped through Boston’s nursing homes with “devastating” effects, Mayor Martin Walsh said  Monday as he vowed to keep a close eye on long-term [...] Read full article: Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences o...→

NYU students get virtual reality graduation ‘party’ amid coronavirus crisis

NYU students get virtual reality graduation ‘party’ amid coronavirus crisis

New York University’s class of 2020 will be having a graduation filled with pomp — and some really unfortunate circumstances. Students at the $54,000-a-year in [...] Read full article: NYU students get virtual reality graduat...→

NYC homeless services workers forced to wear trash bags as coronavirus PPE: union

NYC homeless services workers forced to wear trash bags as coronavirus PPE: union

Department of Homeless Services laborers tasked with helping move the Big Apple’s least fortunate in and out of shelters are wearing trash bags to protect them [...] Read full article: NYC homeless services workers forced to ...→

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Comcast faced pressure Thursday from Democrats urging the telecommunications giant to expand internet access to children disconnected because of the novel coro [...] Read full article: Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi payw...→

Minnesota's Coronavirus Social Distancing Grade Plummets From 'A' To 'D,' Survey Finds

Minnesota's Coronavirus Social Distancing Grade Plummets From 'A' To 'D,' Survey Finds

As we stand entering the third month, it appears that Minnesotans are no longer at the head of the class, nationwide. Read full article: Minnesota's Coronavirus Social Distancin...→

Coronavirus antibody test developed in Boston is 1,000 times more sensitive than others

Coronavirus antibody test developed in Boston is 1,000 times more sensitive than others

A coronavirus serology test being developed by a Boston doctor is 1,000-fold more sensitive than other antibody tests and could pave the way for understanding [...] Read full article: Coronavirus antibody test developed in B...→

Boston College Students Record Fairy Tales To Help Kids Escape Reality

Boston College Students Record Fairy Tales To Help Kids Escape Reality

BC theater students turned their homes into a stage and inspired elementary school children in the process. Read full article: Boston College Students Record Fairy Tal...→

What back-to-school looks like for students in China's coronavirus epicenter of Wuhan

What back-to-school looks like for students in China's coronavirus epicenter of Wuhan

Seniors file back into class, wearing masks and having their temperatures checked, for the first time in months to prep for exams. Read full article: What back-to-school looks like for stude...→

Unique gene-based coronavirus vaccine being developed in Boston

Unique gene-based coronavirus vaccine being developed in Boston

A gene-based coronavirus vaccine unlike any other currently in development can elicit a strong immune response and is being created and tested by researchers a [...] Read full article: Unique gene-based coronavirus vaccine be...→

Custom Tailor In Boston Known For Suits Now Making Coronavirus Masks

Custom Tailor In Boston Known For Suits Now Making Coronavirus Masks

At 9Tailors they whip up everything from custom suits and blazers to custom shirts, that is, until COVID-19 silenced sewing machines. Read full article: Custom Tailor In Boston Known For Suits ...→

Broncos safety Kareem Jackson reflects on 2019 two-game suspension, comfort level playing amid coronavirus

Broncos safety Kareem Jackson reflects on 2019 two-game suspension, comfort level playing amid coronavirus

Broncos safety Kareem Jackson watched from the sidelines over the final two games last season while suspended by the NFL for a violation of its policy and prog [...] Read full article: Broncos safety Kareem Jackson reflects o...→

Boston Hospitals Team Up In ‘Urgent’ Race To Create Coronavirus Vaccine

Boston Hospitals Team Up In ‘Urgent’ Race To Create Coronavirus Vaccine

Researchers at Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Mass General Hospital are working together to develop a coronavirus vaccine. Read full article: Boston Hospitals Team Up In ‘Urgent’ Rac...→

Boston Pops Release Special Tribute To Coronavirus Frontline Heroes

Boston Pops Release Special Tribute To Coronavirus Frontline Heroes

The Boston Pops released a special, virtual video edition of Summon the Heroes fanfare, dedicated to the heroes helping fight the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Boston Pops Release Special Tribute To C...→

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

The school district updated its learning plan to give more guidance for students and teachers about attendance, assignments, grading, and scheduling, Mayor Mar [...] Read full article: All Boston Public Schools students to ad...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

An English teacher in the city's East Germantown neighborhood is getting creative in an effort to prepare her students for the change.  Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northw...→

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

Students at more than 25 U.S. universities who have been sent home to learn online during the coronavirus pandemic are filing lawsuits against their schools, c [...] Read full article: College students file lawsuits seeking r...→

Coronavirus contact tracing app could be forced on all UK visitors

Coronavirus contact tracing app could be forced on all UK visitors

Britons are being told it is their moral duty to download a new coronavirus track-and-trace app — which may be forced on everyone entering the nation while cor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus contact tracing app could be...→

Boston Biogen conference was major early U.S. coronavirus event, CDC says

Boston Biogen conference was major early U.S. coronavirus event, CDC says

The infamous Biogen conference hosted at the Marriott Long Wharf in Boston has been recognized by a top CDC official as a major event that contributed to the s [...] Read full article: Boston Biogen conference was major early...→

Coronavirus challenges prompt explosion of medical innovation in Boston and across the state

The unique challenges the coronavirus pandemic presents has prompted the medical community to respond with innovative solutions in quick fashion to keep patien [...] Read full article: Coronavirus challenges prompt explosion ...→

NAACP national convention in Boston postponed due to coronavirus

NAACP national convention in Boston postponed due to coronavirus

The expansive national NAACP convention that was set to take place this July in Boston has been postponed due to coronavirus, local branch President Tanisha Su [...] Read full article: NAACP national convention in Boston post...→

Here’s where coronavirus cases are in Boston by neighborhood

Here’s where coronavirus cases are in Boston by neighborhood

Just under a third of the more than 27,000 Boston residents tested were positive, according to the city. Read full article: Here’s where coronavirus cases are in Bo...→

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Cemetery staff are working long hours to keep up with the large increase in burials during coronavirus, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said. Read full article: Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff t...→

Coronavirus crisis could be ‘more like the Great Depression than the Great Recession’ according to Boston watchdog

Coronavirus crisis could be ‘more like the Great Depression than the Great Recession’ according to Boston watchdog

A Boston watchdog group says City Hall should be ready to make changes to its proposed $3.65 billion budget as the true damage from the coronavirus crisis beco [...] Read full article: Coronavirus crisis could be ‘more like t...→

Boston Public Schools issues new guidelines for remote learning during coronavirus

Boston Public Schools issues new guidelines for remote learning during coronavirus

Boston teachers and students won’t return to the classroom for the rest of the school year but a more uniform remote learning plan will take the place of in-cl [...] Read full article: Boston Public Schools issues new guideli...→