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Get all the latest community, local and national news & current events on COVID-19.

CT’s Covid Perceptions Differ from Reality

The federal government is offering another round of free COVID tests

Biden to order federal flags to fly at half-staff as the U.S. Covid toll nears one million

Why tracking Connecticut’s COVID numbers is more confusing than ever

CDC Lists All 8 CT Counties in Medium or High on COVID Level Map

Greenwich schools report another 55 cases as COVID-19 persists, with 162 cases since spring break

Stamford Mayor Caroline Simmons tests positive for COVID-19

State Urges School Official to Plan for Increase in Covid-19 Cases

What makes Connecticut’s current Covid-19 uptick different? No mandates

Mask confusion mounts as COVID-19 cases rise

Tracking COVID data: Vaccinations, hospitalizations & your town’s infection rate

Governor Lamont Quarantining After Testing Positive for COVID-19

40+ COVID ‘Test To Treat’ Centers to Open in CT: Here’s Where

Nuvance Health Updated Visitation Policy Effective April 5, 2022

New Canaan Back in ‘Red Zone’ Amid Uptick in COVID Cases

Public Health Commissioner Dr. Manisha Juthani Issues Statement Regarding Second COVID-19 Booster Dose

FDA Authorizes Second Booster Does of Two COVID-19 Vaccines for Older and Immunocompromised Individuals

NYC mayor allows unvaccinated athletes to play home games

CDC: BA.2 subvariant more than half of Covid-19 cases in New England

After slow start, omicron subvariant may be rising in Connecticut

Know Your COVID-19 Community Level

Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts

Mayor Rilling to Lift Mask Mandate in Norwalk as of Thursday, February 24th

Metro-North returning over 30 trains on New Haven line to get near pre-pandemic service levels 

Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts

As Connecticut’s COVID-19 Numbers Improve, What’s Next?

New Canaan COVID cases cut in half, schools down two-thirds

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Shortens Interval for Booster Dose of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine to Five Months

CT COVID-19 Positivity Rate Nears 24 Percent, Hospitalizations Up

Lamont: Connecticut COVID positivity reaches ‘staggering’ 9%

How to put Connecticut’s new digital COVID vaccine card on your phone

As CT’s COVID Infections Rise, New Pfizer Pill Shows Promise

Some restaurants concerned new vaccine app will lead to vaccine mandate

Effectiveness of Pfizer’s Covid pill confirmed in further analysis, company says

New Canaan Coronavirus Rate Rising

3 Things to Know About the Omicron Variant

CT Coronavirus: High-Infection ‘Red Zone’ Towns Now Number 135

Connecticut labs step up surveillance amid new COVID-19 variant omicron

FDA advisers endorse Merck’s COVID pill, pending a better option

All vaccinated adults should get a Covid-19 booster shot because of the Omicron variant, CDC says

Governor Lamont Statement on New COVID Variant Omicron

CT remains among the safest states during the pandemic

Official: More than 90% of fed workers got shots by deadline

New Canaan Coronavirus Rate Rising

COVID Updates: State’s positivity rate is at 3.27%

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Expands Eligibility for COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters

Lamont Urges CT Residents To Get COVID-19 Booster Shot ASAP

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Updates Test Policies to Help to Ensure Accuracy and Reliability of Tests and Increase Access to At-Home Tests

CVS Offering Coronavirus Antibody Tests

Proof Of Covid-19 Vaccination Tests Should Only Be Temporary Travel Requirements

Is It Safe For Allergy Sufferers To Get Covid Vaccine? Doctors Say Yes. 

Norwalk Health Department Will Start Clearing Vaccine Waitlist Weekly

Does Someone in Your Home Have COVID-19? Here’s What to Do 

COVID-19 Update–May 10, 2021: CT Plans Vaccine Rollout for Kids Age 12-15 to Begin This Week