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NJ horse racing, child-care centers, sports reopening, Murphy announces

NJ horse racing, child-care centers, sports reopening, Murphy announces

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced more sectors of the state's coronavirus-shuttered economy can begin reopening. Read full article: NJ horse racing, child-care centers, spo...→

Local Sunglasses Company Donates Safety Goggles for San Diego Firefighters

Local Sunglasses Company Donates Safety Goggles for San Diego Firefighters

Many companies have switched gears to help in any way they can during the coronavirus pandemic, and sunglasses maker Knockaround is no exception. The local sun [...] Read full article: Local Sunglasses Company Donates Safety ...→

Frontline Heroes: Va. child care veteran kept day care center running smoothly during pandemic | WTOP

Frontline Heroes: Va. child care veteran kept day care center running smoothly during pandemic | WTOP

When the novel coronavirus forced the entire region into lockdown in March, the pandemic didn’t end the need for child care. One WTOP Frontline Hero kept up qu [...] Read full article: Frontline Heroes: Va. child care veteran...→

New York will give death benefits to families of essential public workers who di [...]

New York will give death benefits to families of essential public workers who di [...]

New York will give death benefits to families of essential public workers who died fighting the coronavirus. Read full article: New York will give death benefits to fam...→

Cuomo Says N.Y. State, Local Governments Will Pay Death Benefits For Essential Workers Killed By COVID-19

Cuomo Says N.Y. State, Local Governments Will Pay Death Benefits For Essential Workers Killed By COVID-19

Gov. Andrew Cuomo started his daily coronavirus briefing with a moment of silence for all who've fallen and are being honored on Memorial Day.  Read full article: Cuomo Says N.Y. State, Local Governments...→

The coronavirus put summer camp plans up in the air, leaving parents scrambling for child care and entertainment

The coronavirus put summer camp plans up in the air, leaving parents scrambling for child care and entertainment

With summer approaching rapidly, parents await word on whether summer camps will happen and if so, what they will look like. Read full article: The coronavirus put summer camp plans up...→

110 more Illinois coronavirus deaths as Pritzker calls on child care centers to reopen

110 more Illinois coronavirus deaths as Pritzker calls on child care centers to reopen

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Friday said thousands of child care centers will be asked to reopen next week as hundreds of thousands of Illinoisans are expected to ret [...] Read full article: 110 more Illinois coronavirus deaths as ...→

110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new cases, Pritzker eases restrictions on child care

110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new cases, Pritzker eases restrictions on child care

That means 105,444 cases statewide, and a total of 4,715 Illinoisans have died from the respiratory disease.... Pritzker also announced that on May 29 when the [...] Read full article: 110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new case...→

Patriots' Lawrence Guy Donates Week's Worth Of Meals To Families In Worcester

Patriots' Lawrence Guy Donates Week's Worth Of Meals To Families In Worcester

Since signing with the Patriots in 2017, Lawrence Guy has not only been an integral part of the New England defensive line, but also the community. The defensi [...] Read full article: Patriots' Lawrence Guy Donates Week's Wo...→

Greater Twin Cities United Way donates $1.2 million to local non-profits

Greater Twin Cities United Way donates $1.2 million to local non-profits

Roughly $700,000 has been given to local non-profits in the third wave of spending from a new coronavirus-fighting fund. The Greater Twin Cities United Way ann [...] Read full article: Greater Twin Cities United Way donates $...→

Winnebago County to Reopen Restaurants, Child Care and Churches on June 1

Winnebago County to Reopen Restaurants, Child Care and Churches on June 1

Winnebago County will allow restaurants, child care facilities and churches to reopen on June 1, nearly a month earlier than the timeline outlined in Illinois’ [...] Read full article: Winnebago County to Reopen Restaurants, ...→

As Child Care Industry Gets Green Light To Reopen, New Restrictions Could Hinder Business

As Child Care Industry Gets Green Light To Reopen, New Restrictions Could Hinder Business

The state is now restricting child care centers to no more than 10 children per caregiver and 20 to a room with two caregivers. Read full article: As Child Care Industry Gets Green Light ...→

Feeding Our Families: Find Your Local Food Bank and Donate

Feeding Our Families: Find Your Local Food Bank and Donate

Our tri-state food banks have been particularly hard-hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Non-perishable food donations have declined while the need continues to gro [...] Read full article: Feeding Our Families: Find Your Local Fo...→

Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act provides compensation for essential workers, families who suffered from COVID-19

Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act provides compensation for essential workers, families who suffered from COVID-19

A bipartisan group of lawmakers has unveiled a new plan to provide essential workers and their families who have suffered from the coronavirus. It’s called the [...] Read full article: Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act provide...→

Through protests, lawsuits and a pandemic, abortion care is essential health care, and we are here to stay | MinnPost

No one should ever be forced to carry a pregnancy against her will, and most especially not in a pandemic when our lives are filled with uncertainty, economic [...] Read full article: Through protests, lawsuits and a pandemi...→

City National Bank Donates $82K to Local Nonprofits for COVID-19 Relief

City National Bank Donates $82K to Local Nonprofits for COVID-19 Relief

City National Bank announced Friday it has provided $82,500 in donations to nonprofit and community-based organizations in San Diego for COVID-19 relief effort [...] Read full article: City National Bank Donates $82K to Local...→

City National Bank Donates More than $82,000 to Help Local Nonprofits - Times of San Diego

City National Bank announced Thursday it has provided $82,500 in donations to nonprofit and community-based organizations in San Diego for COVID-19 relief effo [...] Read full article: City National Bank Donates More than $82...→

Should the Child Care Industry Get a Bailout?

Should the Child Care Industry Get a Bailout?

Democrats propose $50 billion for a business that is in danger of widespread failure — and that many parents need before they can return to work. Read full article: Should the Child Care Industry Get a Bai...→

New York Governor Cuomo says state will pay benefits to families of essential workers who died during pandemic

New York Governor Cuomo says state will pay benefits to families of essential workers who died during pandemic

"I feel a grave responsibility to our frontline workers, our essential workers, who understood the dangers of this COVID virus but went to work anyway," Govern [...] Read full article: New York Governor Cuomo says state will ...→

Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County wants to help first responders with child care

Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County wants to help first responders with child care

Firefighters, police officers, paramedics, nurses and dispatchers can all apply to receive help for the next 3 months. Read full article: Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough...→

Second South Florida Flyover Honors Local Healthcare Workers and Gold Star Families

Second South Florida Flyover Honors Local Healthcare Workers and Gold Star Families

All eyes were looking to the sky Saturday afternoon for the flyover of military aircrafts honoring the health care workers battling COVID-19, and the families [...] Read full article: Second South Florida Flyover Honors Loca...→

Pritzker eases child care restrictions, will allow outdoor religious services in Phase 3

Pritzker eases child care restrictions, will allow outdoor religious services in Phase 3

Deaths from COVID-19 spiked by 110 Friday, with 2,758 additional cases, Illinois officials said. Child care centers can reopen with reduced capacity at the end [...] Read full article: Pritzker eases child care restrictions, ...→

Local Organization Helps Families, Children With Autism Through Pandemic

Families with children with autism are grappling with their own unique challenges during the coronavirus pandemic. John Cádiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News [...] Read full article: Local Organization Helps Families, Child...→

Congress acted to save the airlines. One senator asks: What about child care centers?

Congress acted to save the airlines. One senator asks: What about child care centers?

Congress acted to bailout the airline industry. But what about child care centers? One Senate Democrat wants $50 billion in aid to keep centers from closing. Read full article: Congress acted to save the airlines. One...→

Nonprofit organization helps families deliver care packages to incarcerated loved ones

Nonprofit organization helps families deliver care packages to incarcerated loved ones

A nonprofit organization is connecting local families to their incarcerated loved ones during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Nonprofit organization helps families de...→

Child care faces crunch with Maryland Phase One reopening, fears for future | WTOP

As more Marylanders returned to work this week, child care providers say they have mounting fears about how their industry will be left to cope with the fallou [...] Read full article: Child care faces crunch with Maryland Ph...→

What Mass. officials said about child care and summer camps with the state’s COVID-19 reopening plan

What Mass. officials said about child care and summer camps with the state’s COVID-19 reopening plan

“It’s one of those issues that everyone knows they need to find an answer on, and we fully expect as we roll forward, we’re going to have to find one, too.” Read full article: What Mass. officials said about child ca...→

Colorado reports first coronavirus outbreaks linked to child care centers

Colorado reports first coronavirus outbreaks linked to child care centers

Colorado has identified its first coronavirus outbreaks in child care facilities, with four adults and one child testing positive for the COVID-19 respiratory [...] Read full article: Colorado reports first coronavirus outbr...→

Local law firm starts GoFundMe page to feed struggling families

Local law firm starts GoFundMe page to feed struggling families

The law firm, Abrahamson & Uiterwyk, started a GoFundMe page to help families struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic. The money goes to Feeding Tampa Bay. Read full article: Local law firm starts GoFundMe page to f...→

Brooklyn couple launches clothing line in quarantine, donates profits to health care workers

Brooklyn couple launches clothing line in quarantine, donates profits to health care workers

A Brooklyn couple celebrated their anniversary by launching a clothing line that celebrates relationships in style. Read full article: Brooklyn couple launches clothing line i...→

Ansel Brainerd Cook NSDAR Chapter Makes Face Masks for Health Care and Essential Workers

Ansel Brainerd Cook NSDAR Chapter Makes Face Masks for Health Care and Essential Workers

The Ansel Brainerd Cook Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR), in Libertyville has been busy at work helping address the shorta [...] Read full article: Ansel Brainerd Cook NSDAR Chapter Makes ...→

Local Queens, Bronx groups step in to help hungry families

Local Queens, Bronx groups step in to help hungry families

One organizer said the community was ready to jump in where the government's bureaucracy was slow. Read full article: Local Queens, Bronx groups step in to he...→

Local restaurant donates meals to Brooklyn's 63rd Precinct - amNewYork

BY TANGERINE CLARKE Community advocate Dimple Willabus, a Guyanese-American, is volunteering her time to deliver food to frontline workers in partnership Read full article: Local restaurant donates meals to Brookl...→

Plexiglass Panels Allow Families to Visit Loved Ones at Long-Term Care Facilities

Plexiglass Panels Allow Families to Visit Loved Ones at Long-Term Care Facilities

A long-term care facility in Northern Virginia is using plexiglass to allow residents to finally visit their families. Plexiglass panels that can be rolled in [...] Read full article: Plexiglass Panels Allow Families to Visi...→

Child Care Can Reopen in Phase 3 in Illinois. Here Are the Rules

Child Care Can Reopen in Phase 3 in Illinois. Here Are the Rules

Child care providers will be allowed to reopen in Illinois as the state enters phase three of its reopening plan, likely at the end of the month, but changes a [...] Read full article: Child Care Can Reopen in Phase 3 in Illi...→

Child Care Confusion: As Illinois Moves To Stage Three Daycare Owners Unsure Of Requirements To Reopen

Child Care Confusion: As Illinois Moves To Stage Three Daycare Owners Unsure Of Requirements To Reopen

As the state gets closer to opening, parents are getting ready to head back to work, but that leaves a lingering question: Who will watch the kids? Read full article: Child Care Confusion: As Illinois Moves ...→

Abbott Opens Massage Centers, Bars & Child Care & Don't Worry About Those Numbers

Abbott Opens Massage Centers, Bars & Child Care & Don't Worry About Those Numbers

Despite more positive cases of the coronavirus being reported in the state, Gov. Greg Abbott said Monday that Texas is ready to take the next step to get busin [...] Read full article: Abbott Opens Massage Centers, Bars & Chi...→

Fearing Trump's green card policy, families with immigrants may opt out of coronavirus care

Fearing Trump's green card policy, families with immigrants may opt out of coronavirus care

Families fearing Trump's stringent "public charge" rule are avoiding enrolling in programs that could include coronavirus testing and access to help. Read full article: Fearing Trump's green card policy, famil...→

What will working Southern California parents do for child care this summer?

What will working Southern California parents do for child care this summer?

Space at child care centers is at a premium amid the coronavirus shutdowns and comes at an additional cost, parents in the region have found. Read full article: What will working Southern California pa...→

After losing his dad, man donates iPads so elderly patients can stay connected to families

After losing his dad, man donates iPads so elderly patients can stay connected to families

John Lynch had to say goodbye to his dad via FaceTime – now he's making sure other elderly patients can stay connected with their families Read full article: After losing his dad, man donates iPads ...→

Local Sunglasses Company Donates Safety Goggles for San Diego Firefighters

Local Sunglasses Company Donates Safety Goggles for San Diego Firefighters

Many companies have switched gears to help in any way they can during the coronavirus pandemic, and sunglasses maker Knockaround is no exception. The local sun [...] Read full article: Local Sunglasses Company Donates Safety ...→

Brooklyn couple launches clothing line in quarantine, donates profits to health care workers

Brooklyn couple launches clothing line in quarantine, donates profits to health care workers

A Brooklyn couple celebrated their anniversary by launching a clothing line that celebrates relationships in style. Read full article: Brooklyn couple launches clothing line i...→

Should the Child Care Industry Get a Bailout?

Should the Child Care Industry Get a Bailout?

Democrats propose $50 billion for a business that is in danger of widespread failure — and that many parents need before they can return to work. Read full article: Should the Child Care Industry Get a Bai...→

New York will give death benefits to families of essential public workers who di [...]

New York will give death benefits to families of essential public workers who di [...]

New York will give death benefits to families of essential public workers who died fighting the coronavirus. Read full article: New York will give death benefits to fam...→

Local Queens, Bronx groups step in to help hungry families

Local Queens, Bronx groups step in to help hungry families

One organizer said the community was ready to jump in where the government's bureaucracy was slow. Read full article: Local Queens, Bronx groups step in to he...→

Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County wants to help first responders with child care

Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County wants to help first responders with child care

Firefighters, police officers, paramedics, nurses and dispatchers can all apply to receive help for the next 3 months. Read full article: Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough...→

The coronavirus put summer camp plans up in the air, leaving parents scrambling for child care and entertainment

The coronavirus put summer camp plans up in the air, leaving parents scrambling for child care and entertainment

With summer approaching rapidly, parents await word on whether summer camps will happen and if so, what they will look like. Read full article: The coronavirus put summer camp plans up...→

Plexiglass Panels Allow Families to Visit Loved Ones at Long-Term Care Facilities

Plexiglass Panels Allow Families to Visit Loved Ones at Long-Term Care Facilities

A long-term care facility in Northern Virginia is using plexiglass to allow residents to finally visit their families. Plexiglass panels that can be rolled in [...] Read full article: Plexiglass Panels Allow Families to Visi...→

Pritzker eases child care restrictions, will allow outdoor religious services in Phase 3

Pritzker eases child care restrictions, will allow outdoor religious services in Phase 3

Deaths from COVID-19 spiked by 110 Friday, with 2,758 additional cases, Illinois officials said. Child care centers can reopen with reduced capacity at the end [...] Read full article: Pritzker eases child care restrictions, ...→

110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new cases, Pritzker eases restrictions on child care

110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new cases, Pritzker eases restrictions on child care

That means 105,444 cases statewide, and a total of 4,715 Illinoisans have died from the respiratory disease.... Pritzker also announced that on May 29 when the [...] Read full article: 110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new case...→

Child Care Confusion: As Illinois Moves To Stage Three Daycare Owners Unsure Of Requirements To Reopen

Child Care Confusion: As Illinois Moves To Stage Three Daycare Owners Unsure Of Requirements To Reopen

As the state gets closer to opening, parents are getting ready to head back to work, but that leaves a lingering question: Who will watch the kids? Read full article: Child Care Confusion: As Illinois Moves ...→

Congress acted to save the airlines. One senator asks: What about child care centers?

Congress acted to save the airlines. One senator asks: What about child care centers?

Congress acted to bailout the airline industry. But what about child care centers? One Senate Democrat wants $50 billion in aid to keep centers from closing. Read full article: Congress acted to save the airlines. One...→

Greater Twin Cities United Way donates $1.2 million to local non-profits

Greater Twin Cities United Way donates $1.2 million to local non-profits

Roughly $700,000 has been given to local non-profits in the third wave of spending from a new coronavirus-fighting fund. The Greater Twin Cities United Way ann [...] Read full article: Greater Twin Cities United Way donates $...→

Abbott Opens Massage Centers, Bars & Child Care & Don't Worry About Those Numbers

Abbott Opens Massage Centers, Bars & Child Care & Don't Worry About Those Numbers

Despite more positive cases of the coronavirus being reported in the state, Gov. Greg Abbott said Monday that Texas is ready to take the next step to get busin [...] Read full article: Abbott Opens Massage Centers, Bars & Chi...→

Child care faces crunch with Maryland Phase One reopening, fears for future | WTOP

As more Marylanders returned to work this week, child care providers say they have mounting fears about how their industry will be left to cope with the fallou [...] Read full article: Child care faces crunch with Maryland Ph...→

As Child Care Industry Gets Green Light To Reopen, New Restrictions Could Hinder Business

As Child Care Industry Gets Green Light To Reopen, New Restrictions Could Hinder Business

The state is now restricting child care centers to no more than 10 children per caregiver and 20 to a room with two caregivers. Read full article: As Child Care Industry Gets Green Light ...→

Fearing Trump's green card policy, families with immigrants may opt out of coronavirus care

Fearing Trump's green card policy, families with immigrants may opt out of coronavirus care

Families fearing Trump's stringent "public charge" rule are avoiding enrolling in programs that could include coronavirus testing and access to help. Read full article: Fearing Trump's green card policy, famil...→

Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act provides compensation for essential workers, families who suffered from COVID-19

Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act provides compensation for essential workers, families who suffered from COVID-19

A bipartisan group of lawmakers has unveiled a new plan to provide essential workers and their families who have suffered from the coronavirus. It’s called the [...] Read full article: Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act provide...→

After losing his dad, man donates iPads so elderly patients can stay connected to families

After losing his dad, man donates iPads so elderly patients can stay connected to families

John Lynch had to say goodbye to his dad via FaceTime – now he's making sure other elderly patients can stay connected with their families Read full article: After losing his dad, man donates iPads ...→

Local law firm starts GoFundMe page to feed struggling families

Local law firm starts GoFundMe page to feed struggling families

The law firm, Abrahamson & Uiterwyk, started a GoFundMe page to help families struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic. The money goes to Feeding Tampa Bay. Read full article: Local law firm starts GoFundMe page to f...→

City National Bank Donates $82K to Local Nonprofits for COVID-19 Relief

City National Bank Donates $82K to Local Nonprofits for COVID-19 Relief

City National Bank announced Friday it has provided $82,500 in donations to nonprofit and community-based organizations in San Diego for COVID-19 relief effort [...] Read full article: City National Bank Donates $82K to Local...→

NJ horse racing, child-care centers, sports reopening, Murphy announces

NJ horse racing, child-care centers, sports reopening, Murphy announces

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced more sectors of the state's coronavirus-shuttered economy can begin reopening. Read full article: NJ horse racing, child-care centers, spo...→

City National Bank Donates More than $82,000 to Help Local Nonprofits - Times of San Diego

City National Bank announced Thursday it has provided $82,500 in donations to nonprofit and community-based organizations in San Diego for COVID-19 relief effo [...] Read full article: City National Bank Donates More than $82...→

Frontline Heroes: Va. child care veteran kept day care center running smoothly during pandemic | WTOP

Frontline Heroes: Va. child care veteran kept day care center running smoothly during pandemic | WTOP

When the novel coronavirus forced the entire region into lockdown in March, the pandemic didn’t end the need for child care. One WTOP Frontline Hero kept up qu [...] Read full article: Frontline Heroes: Va. child care veteran...→

Ansel Brainerd Cook NSDAR Chapter Makes Face Masks for Health Care and Essential Workers

Ansel Brainerd Cook NSDAR Chapter Makes Face Masks for Health Care and Essential Workers

The Ansel Brainerd Cook Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR), in Libertyville has been busy at work helping address the shorta [...] Read full article: Ansel Brainerd Cook NSDAR Chapter Makes ...→

New York Governor Cuomo says state will pay benefits to families of essential workers who died during pandemic

New York Governor Cuomo says state will pay benefits to families of essential workers who died during pandemic

"I feel a grave responsibility to our frontline workers, our essential workers, who understood the dangers of this COVID virus but went to work anyway," Govern [...] Read full article: New York Governor Cuomo says state will ...→

Cuomo Says N.Y. State, Local Governments Will Pay Death Benefits For Essential Workers Killed By COVID-19

Cuomo Says N.Y. State, Local Governments Will Pay Death Benefits For Essential Workers Killed By COVID-19

Gov. Andrew Cuomo started his daily coronavirus briefing with a moment of silence for all who've fallen and are being honored on Memorial Day.  Read full article: Cuomo Says N.Y. State, Local Governments...→

Local restaurant donates meals to Brooklyn's 63rd Precinct - amNewYork

BY TANGERINE CLARKE Community advocate Dimple Willabus, a Guyanese-American, is volunteering her time to deliver food to frontline workers in partnership Read full article: Local restaurant donates meals to Brookl...→

Second South Florida Flyover Honors Local Healthcare Workers and Gold Star Families

Second South Florida Flyover Honors Local Healthcare Workers and Gold Star Families

All eyes were looking to the sky Saturday afternoon for the flyover of military aircrafts honoring the health care workers battling COVID-19, and the families [...] Read full article: Second South Florida Flyover Honors Loca...→

110 more Illinois coronavirus deaths as Pritzker calls on child care centers to reopen

110 more Illinois coronavirus deaths as Pritzker calls on child care centers to reopen

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Friday said thousands of child care centers will be asked to reopen next week as hundreds of thousands of Illinoisans are expected to ret [...] Read full article: 110 more Illinois coronavirus deaths as ...→

Child Care Can Reopen in Phase 3 in Illinois. Here Are the Rules

Child Care Can Reopen in Phase 3 in Illinois. Here Are the Rules

Child care providers will be allowed to reopen in Illinois as the state enters phase three of its reopening plan, likely at the end of the month, but changes a [...] Read full article: Child Care Can Reopen in Phase 3 in Illi...→

Local Organization Helps Families, Children With Autism Through Pandemic

Families with children with autism are grappling with their own unique challenges during the coronavirus pandemic. John Cádiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News [...] Read full article: Local Organization Helps Families, Child...→

Patriots' Lawrence Guy Donates Week's Worth Of Meals To Families In Worcester

Patriots' Lawrence Guy Donates Week's Worth Of Meals To Families In Worcester

Since signing with the Patriots in 2017, Lawrence Guy has not only been an integral part of the New England defensive line, but also the community. The defensi [...] Read full article: Patriots' Lawrence Guy Donates Week's Wo...→

Nonprofit organization helps families deliver care packages to incarcerated loved ones

Nonprofit organization helps families deliver care packages to incarcerated loved ones

A nonprofit organization is connecting local families to their incarcerated loved ones during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Nonprofit organization helps families de...→

Winnebago County to Reopen Restaurants, Child Care and Churches on June 1

Winnebago County to Reopen Restaurants, Child Care and Churches on June 1

Winnebago County will allow restaurants, child care facilities and churches to reopen on June 1, nearly a month earlier than the timeline outlined in Illinois’ [...] Read full article: Winnebago County to Reopen Restaurants, ...→

What Mass. officials said about child care and summer camps with the state’s COVID-19 reopening plan

What Mass. officials said about child care and summer camps with the state’s COVID-19 reopening plan

“It’s one of those issues that everyone knows they need to find an answer on, and we fully expect as we roll forward, we’re going to have to find one, too.” Read full article: What Mass. officials said about child ca...→

Feeding Our Families: Find Your Local Food Bank and Donate

Feeding Our Families: Find Your Local Food Bank and Donate

Our tri-state food banks have been particularly hard-hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Non-perishable food donations have declined while the need continues to gro [...] Read full article: Feeding Our Families: Find Your Local Fo...→

What will working Southern California parents do for child care this summer?

What will working Southern California parents do for child care this summer?

Space at child care centers is at a premium amid the coronavirus shutdowns and comes at an additional cost, parents in the region have found. Read full article: What will working Southern California pa...→

Colorado reports first coronavirus outbreaks linked to child care centers

Colorado reports first coronavirus outbreaks linked to child care centers

Colorado has identified its first coronavirus outbreaks in child care facilities, with four adults and one child testing positive for the COVID-19 respiratory [...] Read full article: Colorado reports first coronavirus outbr...→

Through protests, lawsuits and a pandemic, abortion care is essential health care, and we are here to stay | MinnPost

No one should ever be forced to carry a pregnancy against her will, and most especially not in a pandemic when our lives are filled with uncertainty, economic [...] Read full article: Through protests, lawsuits and a pandemi...→

City National Bank Donates $82K to Local Nonprofits for COVID-19 Relief

City National Bank Donates $82K to Local Nonprofits for COVID-19 Relief

City National Bank announced Friday it has provided $82,500 in donations to nonprofit and community-based organizations in San Diego for COVID-19 relief effort [...] Read full article: City National Bank Donates $82K to Local...→

NJ horse racing, child-care centers, sports reopening, Murphy announces

NJ horse racing, child-care centers, sports reopening, Murphy announces

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced more sectors of the state's coronavirus-shuttered economy can begin reopening. Read full article: NJ horse racing, child-care centers, spo...→

Local Sunglasses Company Donates Safety Goggles for San Diego Firefighters

Local Sunglasses Company Donates Safety Goggles for San Diego Firefighters

Many companies have switched gears to help in any way they can during the coronavirus pandemic, and sunglasses maker Knockaround is no exception. The local sun [...] Read full article: Local Sunglasses Company Donates Safety ...→

City National Bank Donates More than $82,000 to Help Local Nonprofits - Times of San Diego

City National Bank announced Thursday it has provided $82,500 in donations to nonprofit and community-based organizations in San Diego for COVID-19 relief effo [...] Read full article: City National Bank Donates More than $82...→

Brooklyn couple launches clothing line in quarantine, donates profits to health care workers

Brooklyn couple launches clothing line in quarantine, donates profits to health care workers

A Brooklyn couple celebrated their anniversary by launching a clothing line that celebrates relationships in style. Read full article: Brooklyn couple launches clothing line i...→

Frontline Heroes: Va. child care veteran kept day care center running smoothly during pandemic | WTOP

Frontline Heroes: Va. child care veteran kept day care center running smoothly during pandemic | WTOP

When the novel coronavirus forced the entire region into lockdown in March, the pandemic didn’t end the need for child care. One WTOP Frontline Hero kept up qu [...] Read full article: Frontline Heroes: Va. child care veteran...→

Should the Child Care Industry Get a Bailout?

Should the Child Care Industry Get a Bailout?

Democrats propose $50 billion for a business that is in danger of widespread failure — and that many parents need before they can return to work. Read full article: Should the Child Care Industry Get a Bai...→

Ansel Brainerd Cook NSDAR Chapter Makes Face Masks for Health Care and Essential Workers

Ansel Brainerd Cook NSDAR Chapter Makes Face Masks for Health Care and Essential Workers

The Ansel Brainerd Cook Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR), in Libertyville has been busy at work helping address the shorta [...] Read full article: Ansel Brainerd Cook NSDAR Chapter Makes ...→

New York will give death benefits to families of essential public workers who di [...]

New York will give death benefits to families of essential public workers who di [...]

New York will give death benefits to families of essential public workers who died fighting the coronavirus. Read full article: New York will give death benefits to fam...→

New York Governor Cuomo says state will pay benefits to families of essential workers who died during pandemic

New York Governor Cuomo says state will pay benefits to families of essential workers who died during pandemic

"I feel a grave responsibility to our frontline workers, our essential workers, who understood the dangers of this COVID virus but went to work anyway," Govern [...] Read full article: New York Governor Cuomo says state will ...→

Local Queens, Bronx groups step in to help hungry families

Local Queens, Bronx groups step in to help hungry families

One organizer said the community was ready to jump in where the government's bureaucracy was slow. Read full article: Local Queens, Bronx groups step in to he...→

Cuomo Says N.Y. State, Local Governments Will Pay Death Benefits For Essential Workers Killed By COVID-19

Cuomo Says N.Y. State, Local Governments Will Pay Death Benefits For Essential Workers Killed By COVID-19

Gov. Andrew Cuomo started his daily coronavirus briefing with a moment of silence for all who've fallen and are being honored on Memorial Day.  Read full article: Cuomo Says N.Y. State, Local Governments...→

Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County wants to help first responders with child care

Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County wants to help first responders with child care

Firefighters, police officers, paramedics, nurses and dispatchers can all apply to receive help for the next 3 months. Read full article: Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough...→

Local restaurant donates meals to Brooklyn's 63rd Precinct - amNewYork

BY TANGERINE CLARKE Community advocate Dimple Willabus, a Guyanese-American, is volunteering her time to deliver food to frontline workers in partnership Read full article: Local restaurant donates meals to Brookl...→

The coronavirus put summer camp plans up in the air, leaving parents scrambling for child care and entertainment

The coronavirus put summer camp plans up in the air, leaving parents scrambling for child care and entertainment

With summer approaching rapidly, parents await word on whether summer camps will happen and if so, what they will look like. Read full article: The coronavirus put summer camp plans up...→

Second South Florida Flyover Honors Local Healthcare Workers and Gold Star Families

Second South Florida Flyover Honors Local Healthcare Workers and Gold Star Families

All eyes were looking to the sky Saturday afternoon for the flyover of military aircrafts honoring the health care workers battling COVID-19, and the families [...] Read full article: Second South Florida Flyover Honors Loca...→

Plexiglass Panels Allow Families to Visit Loved Ones at Long-Term Care Facilities

Plexiglass Panels Allow Families to Visit Loved Ones at Long-Term Care Facilities

A long-term care facility in Northern Virginia is using plexiglass to allow residents to finally visit their families. Plexiglass panels that can be rolled in [...] Read full article: Plexiglass Panels Allow Families to Visi...→

110 more Illinois coronavirus deaths as Pritzker calls on child care centers to reopen

110 more Illinois coronavirus deaths as Pritzker calls on child care centers to reopen

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Friday said thousands of child care centers will be asked to reopen next week as hundreds of thousands of Illinoisans are expected to ret [...] Read full article: 110 more Illinois coronavirus deaths as ...→

Pritzker eases child care restrictions, will allow outdoor religious services in Phase 3

Pritzker eases child care restrictions, will allow outdoor religious services in Phase 3

Deaths from COVID-19 spiked by 110 Friday, with 2,758 additional cases, Illinois officials said. Child care centers can reopen with reduced capacity at the end [...] Read full article: Pritzker eases child care restrictions, ...→

Child Care Can Reopen in Phase 3 in Illinois. Here Are the Rules

Child Care Can Reopen in Phase 3 in Illinois. Here Are the Rules

Child care providers will be allowed to reopen in Illinois as the state enters phase three of its reopening plan, likely at the end of the month, but changes a [...] Read full article: Child Care Can Reopen in Phase 3 in Illi...→

110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new cases, Pritzker eases restrictions on child care

110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new cases, Pritzker eases restrictions on child care

That means 105,444 cases statewide, and a total of 4,715 Illinoisans have died from the respiratory disease.... Pritzker also announced that on May 29 when the [...] Read full article: 110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new case...→

Local Organization Helps Families, Children With Autism Through Pandemic

Families with children with autism are grappling with their own unique challenges during the coronavirus pandemic. John Cádiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News [...] Read full article: Local Organization Helps Families, Child...→

Child Care Confusion: As Illinois Moves To Stage Three Daycare Owners Unsure Of Requirements To Reopen

Child Care Confusion: As Illinois Moves To Stage Three Daycare Owners Unsure Of Requirements To Reopen

As the state gets closer to opening, parents are getting ready to head back to work, but that leaves a lingering question: Who will watch the kids? Read full article: Child Care Confusion: As Illinois Moves ...→

Patriots' Lawrence Guy Donates Week's Worth Of Meals To Families In Worcester

Patriots' Lawrence Guy Donates Week's Worth Of Meals To Families In Worcester

Since signing with the Patriots in 2017, Lawrence Guy has not only been an integral part of the New England defensive line, but also the community. The defensi [...] Read full article: Patriots' Lawrence Guy Donates Week's Wo...→

Congress acted to save the airlines. One senator asks: What about child care centers?

Congress acted to save the airlines. One senator asks: What about child care centers?

Congress acted to bailout the airline industry. But what about child care centers? One Senate Democrat wants $50 billion in aid to keep centers from closing. Read full article: Congress acted to save the airlines. One...→

Greater Twin Cities United Way donates $1.2 million to local non-profits

Greater Twin Cities United Way donates $1.2 million to local non-profits

Roughly $700,000 has been given to local non-profits in the third wave of spending from a new coronavirus-fighting fund. The Greater Twin Cities United Way ann [...] Read full article: Greater Twin Cities United Way donates $...→

Nonprofit organization helps families deliver care packages to incarcerated loved ones

Nonprofit organization helps families deliver care packages to incarcerated loved ones

A nonprofit organization is connecting local families to their incarcerated loved ones during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Nonprofit organization helps families de...→

Abbott Opens Massage Centers, Bars & Child Care & Don't Worry About Those Numbers

Abbott Opens Massage Centers, Bars & Child Care & Don't Worry About Those Numbers

Despite more positive cases of the coronavirus being reported in the state, Gov. Greg Abbott said Monday that Texas is ready to take the next step to get busin [...] Read full article: Abbott Opens Massage Centers, Bars & Chi...→

Winnebago County to Reopen Restaurants, Child Care and Churches on June 1

Winnebago County to Reopen Restaurants, Child Care and Churches on June 1

Winnebago County will allow restaurants, child care facilities and churches to reopen on June 1, nearly a month earlier than the timeline outlined in Illinois’ [...] Read full article: Winnebago County to Reopen Restaurants, ...→

Child care faces crunch with Maryland Phase One reopening, fears for future | WTOP

As more Marylanders returned to work this week, child care providers say they have mounting fears about how their industry will be left to cope with the fallou [...] Read full article: Child care faces crunch with Maryland Ph...→

As Child Care Industry Gets Green Light To Reopen, New Restrictions Could Hinder Business

As Child Care Industry Gets Green Light To Reopen, New Restrictions Could Hinder Business

The state is now restricting child care centers to no more than 10 children per caregiver and 20 to a room with two caregivers. Read full article: As Child Care Industry Gets Green Light ...→

What Mass. officials said about child care and summer camps with the state’s COVID-19 reopening plan

What Mass. officials said about child care and summer camps with the state’s COVID-19 reopening plan

“It’s one of those issues that everyone knows they need to find an answer on, and we fully expect as we roll forward, we’re going to have to find one, too.” Read full article: What Mass. officials said about child ca...→

Fearing Trump's green card policy, families with immigrants may opt out of coronavirus care

Fearing Trump's green card policy, families with immigrants may opt out of coronavirus care

Families fearing Trump's stringent "public charge" rule are avoiding enrolling in programs that could include coronavirus testing and access to help. Read full article: Fearing Trump's green card policy, famil...→

Feeding Our Families: Find Your Local Food Bank and Donate

Feeding Our Families: Find Your Local Food Bank and Donate

Our tri-state food banks have been particularly hard-hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Non-perishable food donations have declined while the need continues to gro [...] Read full article: Feeding Our Families: Find Your Local Fo...→

What will working Southern California parents do for child care this summer?

What will working Southern California parents do for child care this summer?

Space at child care centers is at a premium amid the coronavirus shutdowns and comes at an additional cost, parents in the region have found. Read full article: What will working Southern California pa...→

Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act provides compensation for essential workers, families who suffered from COVID-19

Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act provides compensation for essential workers, families who suffered from COVID-19

A bipartisan group of lawmakers has unveiled a new plan to provide essential workers and their families who have suffered from the coronavirus. It’s called the [...] Read full article: Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act provide...→

Colorado reports first coronavirus outbreaks linked to child care centers

Colorado reports first coronavirus outbreaks linked to child care centers

Colorado has identified its first coronavirus outbreaks in child care facilities, with four adults and one child testing positive for the COVID-19 respiratory [...] Read full article: Colorado reports first coronavirus outbr...→

After losing his dad, man donates iPads so elderly patients can stay connected to families

After losing his dad, man donates iPads so elderly patients can stay connected to families

John Lynch had to say goodbye to his dad via FaceTime – now he's making sure other elderly patients can stay connected with their families Read full article: After losing his dad, man donates iPads ...→

Through protests, lawsuits and a pandemic, abortion care is essential health care, and we are here to stay | MinnPost

No one should ever be forced to carry a pregnancy against her will, and most especially not in a pandemic when our lives are filled with uncertainty, economic [...] Read full article: Through protests, lawsuits and a pandemi...→

Local law firm starts GoFundMe page to feed struggling families

Local law firm starts GoFundMe page to feed struggling families

The law firm, Abrahamson & Uiterwyk, started a GoFundMe page to help families struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic. The money goes to Feeding Tampa Bay. Read full article: Local law firm starts GoFundMe page to f...→