COVID-19: 5/26/2020 Update (Including Today’s Health Department Briefing)

Later today the United States of America will report its 100,000 death due to COVID-19. The current number of 99,950 deaths due to an illness most of us had not heard of just five months ago is hard to fathom. Many feel we likely passed this mark sometime ago as the number is likely higher. […]

COVID-19: 5/25/2020 Update

Happy Memorial Day! I hope you are finding a safe way to make the day memorable. Our celebration was the road trip, though we may do a little barbecue later and Urban Woman even made rumblings about wearing some red, white and blue. Getting crazy over here. Let’s take a brief mid-day look at where […]

COVID-19: 5/22/2020 Update (Including Today’s Health Department Briefing)

As we head into the first major holiday weekend (second counting Mother’s Day) since the beginning of the pandemic, that marker, like all the others so far, seems strangely hollow. Taking Monday off work isn’t so novel for many of us at this point. Still, its important that we celebrate occasions as much as is […]

COVID-19: 5/21/2020 Update (Including Today’s Health Department Briefing)

I’m running a bit behind on piecing together today’s report, so I’m going to jump right in. I hope everyone is having a stress-free, good Thursday, or at least a moderately-ok kind of day. International News: As of this writing, there are 5,128,984 confirmed cases of COVID-19 worldwide. There are 331,010 deaths attributed to the […]

COVID-19: 5/20/2020 Update (Including Today’s Health Department Briefing)

I hope you are all doing well today and are grabbing the random glimmers of sunshine to get out a bit and get some vitamin D. As the weirdness continues to drag on, it’s important to get some exercise, find some pleasure and maybe get something done. At least these are the things I tell […]