Orange County Businesses Could Face Penalties for “Habitual” Violation of COVID-19 Safety Measures

ORLANDO, Fla. — Orange County soon could start imposing penalties on businesses that have remained “bad actors” when it comes to following general guidance on measures to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings said late Monday. What You Need To Know Orange County mayor: Order “likely” to OK penalties against […]

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DeSantis: Remote Learning Option to Continue in 2021

ORLANDO, Fla. — Remote learning and virtual school options will remain available to Florida’s students in 2021, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Monday. What You Need To Know Governor says remote learning option will continue in 2021 Some parents, guardians had been worried about return to classroom Districts also concerned about funding decrease due to virtual […]

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Dictionaries’ Top Word of 2020 Not a Shocker: “Pandemic”

NEW YORK (AP) — If you were to choose a word that rose above most in 2020, which word would it be? Ding, ding, ding: Merriam-Webster on Monday announced “pandemic” as its 2020 word of the year. What You Need To Know Merriam-Webster on Monday announced “pandemic” as its 2020 word of the year “It’s probably the word by […]

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Georgia Investigating Groups Allegedly Registering Non-Residents to Vote

ATLANTA — Election officials in Georgia say they have opened an investigation into groups allegedly trying to illegally register people to vote ahead of the upcoming Senate runoff elections in January.  What You Need To Know Georgia’s Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announced Monday his office is investigating potential violations of election law Raffensperger singled out groups […]

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Steps Towards Coronavirus Vaccine Set to Ramp up as 2020 Closes

Leading national health experts say critical decisions in coronavirus vaccine developments will happen from now until the end of the year. What You Need To Know This comes as multiple vaccine developers in the United States inch towards a safe and effective vaccine. In fact, on Monday morning, Moderna Inc. officials stated they would ask […]

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