Inmate at Corrigan tests positive for virus, overall cases jump across the state

Since Sunday, an additional 578 Connecticut residents had tested positive for COVID-19 and two more have died.

Local funeral directors adjusting to realities of COVID-19

A sign on the inside door at Byles Memorial Home in New London Friday, March 27, 2020, explains how the sizes of funerals and wakes is being restricted because of the coronavirus. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Restrictions and a deadly unknown enemy are causing those in the funeral trade to adapt and innovate.

FDA authorizes use of unproven drugs to treat coronavirus, saying possible benefit outweighs risk

The Food and Drug Administration has given emergency approval to a Trump administration plan to distribute millions of doses of anti-malarial drugs to hospitals across the country, saying it is worth the risk of trying unproven treatments to slow the progression of the disease in seriously ill coronavirus patients.


Should you bring mom home from nursing home during the pandemic?

Some facilities are telling residents that if they leave, even temporarily, they can’t return


United Way suspends mobile food pantry sites

Amid concerns about providing adequate social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic, the United Way of Southeastern Connecticut has suspended its mobile food pantries sites “until further notice.”


COVID-19 causes changes in census planning

Connecticut is ahead of national figures on census completion rates so far, and the more people do it online, the less time census workers have to spend going door-to-door.


Some Ledyard school, town employees get layoff notices

School secretaries, health aides and library workers here have been laid off or soon will be, according to the union that represents them.


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