Carmaker Ford Set To Produce Ventilators With GE Healthcare

April 3, 2020

Car maker Ford is partnering with GE Healthcare to make 50,000 ventilators in the next 100 days. They will also be available to produce 30,000 a month thereafter depending on the need for ventilators. Ford is able to produce the ventilators faster because of the company’s manufacturing capabilities. The ventilator will have a simplified design, […]

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Rochester’s Own Isaiah Stewart Declaring 2020 NBA Draft

April 3, 2020

Rochester’s own Isaiah Stewart is leaving University of Washington for the NBA. The former McQuaid Jesuit Knight announced on Instagram Wednesday he will be declaring for the 2020 NBA Draft and signing with the Roc Nation. The 2019-2020 Stewart was named All-Pac-12 First Team and Pac-12 All-Freshman Team. He averaged 17.0 points per game and […]

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Hotel re-opens to provide quarantine space for Rochester residents

April 2, 2020

Some COVID-19 patients in Rochester can’t complete a mandatory quarantine period at home. They live with one or more people who are immunocompromised because of age or chronic illness. The Clarion Pointe on Monroe Avenue, in partnership with the Monroe County Department of Public Health, has opened its doors to give Rochester residents who are […]

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CDC travel advisory issued for New York and two other states

April 2, 2020

On Saturday, March 28, President Donald Trump hinted during an afternoon press conference that he might try to create an enforceable quarantine mandate for New York, New Jersey and Connecticut to prevent the continued spread of COVID-19 from those regions. His statement came after complaints from Florida and Rhode Island about New York residents unnecessarily […]

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Rihanna helps New York by donating equipment to combat coronavirus

April 1, 2020

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo thanked Rihanna and her Clara Lionel Foundation for donating much-needed personal protection equipment (PPE) to New York State. Cuomo tweeted that “We’re so appreciative of your help and that of so many others who have stepped up.” As the U.S. epicenter for the COVID-19 pandemic, New York currently has nearly […]

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The Money is Coming

March 31, 2020

The Money is coming.  (Cheryl McKeiver, PhD) – Here is what you need to know: How much? One payment and one payment only of $1,200. As long as your adjusted gross income is less than $75,000 What if I/we earned more than $75,000? If you earned between $75,000 and 99,000, your check will be prorated. […]

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D.C. Mayor Says, Stay at Home or You Could Go To Prison

March 31, 2020

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is not playing with Y’all! She issued a stay-at-home order to help slow the spread of coronavirus. Violate the order, and you will charged with a misdemeanor and subject to a $5,000 fine, 90 days in prison, or both. As of Wednesday, April 1st. Mayor Bowser order specifies that residents may […]

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The United States Now Leads The World In Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

March 27, 2020

Here is some information on where we are globally with COVID-19. The United States now leads the world with confirmed cases of COVID-19 and we are only a few weeks in. I really thought I misheard the news while I was unpacking my groceries this afternoon and I had the new on my television. So […]

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FBI Reports Racist Hate Group Leaders Are Encouraging Members To Spread The Coronavirus

March 26, 2020

Racist hate groups like Neo nazi’s & other white nationalists are encouraging their members to spread the Coronavirus to law enforcement and Jewish people if they contract the disease according to the FBI. Reports say the alert came last week from the FBI’S New York Office when they learn that extremist groups are instructing members […]

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Federal tax filing and payment deadlines extended to July 15

March 24, 2020

Lawmakers have been working hard this week to extend the federal tax filing deadline after the Internal Revenue Service extended the payment deadline to July 15 because of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. As of Friday, March 20, both deadlines have now been extended to the new date. This is good news for every taxpayer, especially […]

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