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Strike showdown: Nursing homes reject state’s ‘best and final offer’ as...

The union representing the nursing home workers said state's proposal failed to “lift nursing home workers out of poverty and improve staffing numbers for direct care services."

Workers at 33 nursing homes threaten to strike starting May 14

The union maintains that workers at 51 nursing homes have remained on the job so far despite their contracts having expired on March 15.

CT opens vaccinations to 65-and-older residents

The state's daily positive rate stands at about 3.6%. Current Covid-related hospitalizations are 815 – 224 of them in Fairfield County – and deaths stand at 7,282, with 1,965 in the county.

Incoming Republican Senate Leader Kevin Kelly: The FCBJ Interview

"We don’t always agree," Kelly (R-Stratford) says of Gov. Ned Lamont. "I don’t expect for us to always agree, but as long as discussions can be held in a candid and frank way, we can work together."

State Sen. Kevin Kelly criticizes makeup of new nursing home oversight...

In addition, the Lamont administration "still unbelievably does not have a plan for a second wave and only now is organizing this working group," says State Sen. Kevin Kelly (R-Stratford), Ranking Member of the General Assembly’s Aging Committee.

Indoor visits allowed at long-term care facilities in CT

The move follows a newly issued directive from the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

Lamont extends exec orders to Nov. 9; Covid travel advisory now...

In Fairfield County there have been 18,385 confirmed and 750 “probable” cases, along with 1,103 confirmed and 314 probable deaths related to the virus.

Yale study finds 1 in 4 Connecticut nursing home residents was...

Infections rates of at least 50% were recorded in 19 nursing homes.

Report: Covid-19 cases rising in U.S. nursing homes

Last week, the CMS reported 43,231 nursing home residents died from Covid-19 as of July 26.

Connecticut hires independent firm to review nursing home, assisted living facility...

Based in Princeton, Mathematica Policy Research – which is receiving approximately $450,000 for the project -- will develop a report that offers policy and programmatic recommendations for the governor and legislative leaders.

Nursing homes face scrutiny over handling of COVID-19

As of June 10, Connecticut’s nursing homes had recorded 8,669 confirmed COVID cases and 2,106 deaths.

Gov. Lamont orders independent probe of nursing homes’ handling of COVID-19

The governor wants the investigation concluded before the autumn.

Connecticut businesses can begin self-certification for Phase 2 reopening

The state also announced camping will open for the summer recreation season beginning July 8.

Sports teams in New York invited to play, but without fans

New York state is willing to work with the owners of major sports teams to enable them to begin their seasons as soon as...

Cuomo to McConnell: ‘Really dumb’ to tell states to go bankrupt

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CbKJA7C5SqI&feature=youtu.be “This is one of the really dumb ideas of all time,” Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said today about U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's...