Monday, March 30, 2020

Who qualifies for the coronavirus stimulus payments?

LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Congress has passed, and President Trump has signed, a $2-trillion economic stimulus package — the largest of its kind — designed to...

Federal social distancing guidelines extended to April 30

BY LAURA KING LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump announced Sunday that federal social distancing guidelines meant to slow the spread of the coronavirus...

Stuck-at-home Americans get robbed less often, but fight more

BY EDVARD PETTERSSON, NOAH BUHAYAR, MICHELLE KASKE AND MALLIKA MITRA BLOOMBERG NEWS/TNS With more than two-thirds of the U.S. population ordered to stay home amid the coronavirus pandemic,...

Amid the pandemic, Florida drive-in theaters take the spotlight

BY PATRICK CONNOLLY ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS ORLANDO – As many movie theater screens around the country go dark amid the coronavirus pandemic, John Watzke says his theater...

WHY WE HOARD

FEAR IS AT THE ROOT OF PANIC-BUYING, PSYCHOLOGISTS SAY BY JOHN WILKENS THE SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE/TNS Selfish. Stupid. They’ve been called all sorts of things, the people...

Freeze food to keep cooking fresh for weeks to come

BY BEN MIMS LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Did you overbuy a bunch of produce in a panic fit with healthy eating intentions, only to realize there’s no...

Some dating tips during the time of coronavirus

BY GRACE DICKINSON PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER/TNS Ghosted, catfished … COVID-19’d? Like virtually every other part of life, the coronavirus has flipped the world of dating upside down. Should...

Music concerts to watch while social distancing at home

BY DAN DELUCA THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER The concert business is in crisis, with the coronavirus causing cancellation or postponement of giant festivals like South by South-west...

READ US ON THE NET

It may become difficult to get a ‘hard copy’ of the Florida Courier or the Daytona Times due to the disruption caused by the...

Beaches remained packed despite virus threats

NOT HEEDING THE WARNINGS Despite the threat of the coronavirus and the governor’s warnings to stay off Florida beaches, spring breakers and others still flocked...