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"This was an attempted power play by the tribes to use the pandemic to bypass the legislature not only to gain approval for online gambling but to gain the exclusive right to offer it in Connecticut,” wrote Hwang and former Rep. Robert Steele.
Among its efforts, Boehringer has made available $6.4 million for financial and in-kind donations for local emergency aid across its markets.
The masks will be distributed at Darien Town Hall, at 2 Renshaw Road, today to representatives of Darien, Fairfield, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Stamford, Weston, Westport, and Wilton.
While Connecticut's number of COVID-19 infections, hospitalizations and deaths continues to rise, Gov. Ned Lamont today insisted that they "seem to be flattening out."
Yale New Haven Health System CEO Marna Borgstrom said that while various models differ, “the arc of the curve (of positive cases) is slowing down and tailing off.”
“Because I have been extremely careful in following all the directives, this is a reminder of how aggressive this virus is. Please stay home,” the 71-year-old Marconi said in a statement.
Allstate and American Family Insurance -- announced plans to return roughly $800 million to their auto insurance customers because of the reduction in driving due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The affected employees include 42 ophthalmic technicians, 27 patient specialists, and 12 ophthalmologists.
Fairfield County's coronavirus-related death toll has reached 101, Gov. Ned Lamont announced today, though he said he was trying to draw some solace from the fact that an anticipated major spike in cases has, so far, not arrived.
“The transportation industry continues to be invaluable to supply U.S. citizens as they are sheltered and will be invaluable as we return to economic normalcy," said Federal Maritime Commission Commissioner Carl Bentzel.
Fairfield County recorded another 10 deaths since yesterday, bringing its total to 96. The county has 3,050 confirmed coronavirus cases, and has recorded 189 deaths.
Occupancy has been capped at 50% of store capacity, with staff required to maintain a count of the number of customers entering and exiting stores.
Approximately 1,033 patients have been hospitalized, and statewide fatalities now stand at 165, with Fairfield County accounting for 86 of those deaths.
She replaces the retiring Deirdre Mahlan, who joined Diageo in 2001, went on to become the company's chief financial officer in 2010 and was subsequently appointed president of Diageo North America in 2015.