Stopping The COVID-19 Spread: Gov. Kemp Issues Guidance For Retailers, Consumers At ATMs And Points Of PurchaseGovernor Brian Kemp releases consumer and business guidelines to prevent the spread of coronavirus when using ATMs and making purchases.
COVID-19: CVS Health Opens Drive-Thru Rapid Testing Site at Georgia TechGovernor Brian Kemp announces rapid drive-through COVID-19 testing at Georgia Tech through partnership with CVS.
'Reckless Mandate;' Tybee Island Mayor Assails Governor's Decision To Reopen The State's BeachesIn an effort to curb the coronavirus, the city council voted to close the beaches March 20. The town's good intentions were upended on Thursday when Gov. Brian P. Kemp issued a statewide shelter-in-place executive order which supersedes all local orders relating to coronavirus -- and also opened up the state's beaches.
Even In A Pandemic, Many Elderly Americans Are Carrying On As UsualWhile not as severe, many elderly Americans are flouting shelter-in-place directives and carrying on as usual. They're hitting stores, visiting family and inviting over friends and neighbors.
Bronx Zoo Tiger Tests Positive For CoronavirusA tiger at the Bronx Zoo in New York, Nadia, has become the first of her kind to test positive for the coronavirus.
COVID-19: Atlanta-Area Doctors Discuss How To Handle Anxiety, Stress During The PandemicAs the number of coronavirus cases continues to climb, Psychiatrist Dr. Bruce Hoffman said it’s sparking more fear and panic in his patients than he’s seen in his 40 years of practice.
Georgia COVID-19 Deaths Exceed 180, Confirmed Cases Over 5,800Before Governor Brian Kemp's executive shelter in place order takes effect at 6 p.m. tonight, the number of coronavirus deaths and confirmed cases continue to climb.
Kemp Faces Criticism For Not Knowing How Coronavirus SpreadsGov. Brian Kemp said Wednesday he just learned that asymptomatic people can spread the coronavirus, a message experts shared weeks ago.
Resources For Local Businesses Needing Help During CoronavirusWhether you need to apply for a small business loan or find new ways to connect with customers during this time, Patch is here to help.
Coronavirus Update: NYC Mayor De Blasio Calls For National Enlistment Program For Medical PersonnelNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio called again Friday for a national enlistment program for doctors and nurses to handle an expected surge in coronavirus cases in New York and other places around the country where virus cases are straining existing health care systems.
Coronavirus Pandemic Ignites Longstanding Fight Over Voting RightsThe coronavirus crisis has prompted new calls to expand voting access ahead of the 2020 election and intensified the long-running partisan fight over voting rights.