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Study details racial disparities in concerns of Covid vaccine access

Whites had more faith in their doctors than Blacks and Hispanics.

Get the vax, or face the ax: Feds say employers have...

An employer may exclude those with Covid-19, or symptoms associated with the virus, from the workplace because “their presence would pose a direct threat to the health or safety of others,” according to the latest guidance from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

Gov. Lamont’s State of the State address: ‘I have never been...

This year, the governor said, “We will continue to emphasize our best-in-the-nation public schools and workforce development, making sure every child, regardless of zip code, race, color, or creed, has the best opportunity at the starting line of life.”

Teachers, correctional staff among those recommended for next round of vaccines...

As of yesterday, 75,946 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines have been administered in the state.

CT Comptroller Lembo projects FY2021 deficit of $615.2M

Lembo credited the state's housing market for helping the local economy.

Connecticut approves distribution of Moderna vaccine

Connecticut is expecting to receive about 63,300 doses of the Moderna vaccine this week. Some 31,200 doses of the previously approved Pfizer vaccine have been delivered to the state since last Monday, and another 24,375 doses of that company’s vaccine that are anticipated to arrive this week.

Sacred Heart University chosen for Covid vaccine program

Sacred Heart University has been chosen as the only higher education institution in Connecticut to be part of the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) effort...

State Treasurer Wooden urges Black and Hispanic leaders to take Covid...

Wooden claimed "our nation’s history of systemic racism" contributes to doubts of the vaccine's effectiveness.

Potholes persist in the road to a Covid vaccine

"You're not allowed to allocate something like vaccines according to race," said Kolata.

Covid, China and Biden dominate this year’s Greenwich Economic Forum

Covid, China and the new commander-in-chief were the main topics at the third annual Greenwich Economic Forum, held virtually Nov. 9-11.

Shelton’s NanoViricides moves forward with studies of possible Covid treatment

The company intends to perform certain core safety pharmacology studies to ensure safety of the drug candidate at Calvert Labs.

Second Covid wave is here, but CT hospitals say they’re ready

“We’re in much better condition now than we were in the spring," says Stamford Heath President and CEO Kathleen Silard.

Lamont creates task force to prepare Covid-19 vaccine distribution strategy

“I want this group to review every possible scenario when it comes to the science and efficacy of the vaccine, as well as the logistics of its distribution," the governor said.

CT achieves all criteria to reopen on May 20, but hair...

Although Connecticut has achieved all seven of its criteria to begin reopening, May 20 has proven to be a moving target for hair salons and barber shops, which are no longer among the businesses allowed to reopen on that date.