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At least 260 kids and counselors got the coronavirus at an overnight camp in Georgia

Robert Kneschke/Shutterstock Almost half of attendees of a Geor.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 31st, 2020

COVID-19 is hitting Rohingya Muslims in the world"s biggest refugee camp, and humanitarian groups are fearing mass infection

  Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar reside in Bangladesh, with many living in the Kutupalong refugee camp in Cox's Bazar. They live in cramped conditions, where social distancing is almost impossible. The coronavirus is slowl.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 22nd, 2020

A partygoer who attended the now-infamous Lake of the Ozarks pool party has tested positive for COVID-19, meaning hundreds could have been exposed

Twitter/Lawler50 via Reuters A Missouri resident who attended a crowded pool party at the Lake of the Ozarks has tested positive for the coronavirus, local outlet KMBC reported. Footage of the crowded party garnered condemnation online.  The owner o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 30th, 2020

When dining rooms are limited, these restaurants are using outdoor space that can seat hundreds

Prior to the coronavirus pandemic, al fresco dining was just a fun way to enjoy the spring and summer months. Now, it has become a potential lifeline for restaurants looking to outlast the crisis......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2020

: Sun Valley’s ‘summer camp for billionaires’ has been cancelled due to coronavirus

The 2020 Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference, also known as “summer camp for billionaires,” has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, sources tell MarketWatch......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2020

Personal Finance Daily: Will kids across America have to cancel camp this summer? and coronavirus is upending summer internships — how to make your mark if your internship is now virtual

Thursday’s top personal finance stories.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 23rd, 2020

Summer groundbreakings anticipated for new rec facilities in Cherry Hill

The kids may not be out playing organized sports right now due to the coronavirus pandemic, but youth and families in Cherry Hill can look forward to some transformational recreational changes starting this summer. The Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation is p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 21st, 2020

When Will Tokyo 2020 Olympics Go Ahead? Not This Year

Tokyo 2020 is keeping its name but the Summer Olympics and Paralympics have been pushed back to 2021. As the deadly coronavirus spreads globa.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 24th, 2020

As the coronavirus fallout spreads, leaders brace for "potentially cataclysmic" impact on local budgets

The fallout from the coronavirus pandemic looks sure to hammer Greater Washington’s economy in the coming weeks and months — and that could spell big trouble for localities around the region watching tax revenues evaporate virtually overnight......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 16th, 2020

A summer without music? The show must go on for musicians despite coronavirus cancellations

Uncertainty around outdoor music festivals in the U.S. is sending ominous ripples throughout the music industry, from hundreds of bands and soloists to the production crews and stage personnel that put on their shows......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2020

Tampa Bay universities cancel study abroad trips because of coronavirus

University of Tampa, University of South Florida and St. Petersburg College have all paused or rerouted international trips expected for this summer due to the spreading COVID-19, or coronavirus. As the virus spreads across the country, Tampa Ba.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 4th, 2020

U.S. crude drops below $50 as virus spreads in Middle East and Europe

U.S. crude dropped below $50 on Wednesday to its lowest since January 2019, as Asia, Europe and oil-producing countries in the Middle East reported hundreds of new coronavirus cases and the United States warned of an inevitable pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 26th, 2020

Photos show hundreds of people queuing up for face masks across Asia, as coronavirus spreads

Getty As the Wuhan coronavirus continues to grip several countries across Asia, hundreds of people are queueing up in front of hospitals and pharmacies to buy face masks. Locals in Singapore, Hong Kong, and China are taking to social media to sh.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 30th, 2020

China Coronavirus Outbreak Spreads; Hundreds Infected As Human-To-Human Transmission Confirmed

China Coronavirus Outbreak Spreads; Hundreds Infected As Human-To-Human Transmission Confi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 20th, 2020

Chase and Annie Koch talk unlocking potential from students to startups

Chase and Annie Koch were interviewed by Liz Koch on Thursday at a Youth Entrepreneurs event attended by hundreds at Wichita State University......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 3rd, 2019

YMCA"s Camp Minikani, where the young experience the outdoors, turns 100 and ready for upgrade: Slideshow

In advance of YMCA Camp Minikani’s 100th anniversary celebration, I toured the camp I attended as a Milwaukee city youth decades ago acquiring my first extended experience in what seemed like the wilds of Wisconsin. That same sense of adventure and new.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2019

Summer coding camps engaging diverse youth in STEM jobs

San Antonio middle school students learned how to program electronic toy cars to be autonomous in a recent two-week camp......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 13th, 2019

Time for Albany to change arcane law limiting summer-camp hiring

In just a few weeks, hundreds of thousands of children will be going to summer camp in New York. Days will be filled with sports, swimming, friendships and the opportunity to gain important life... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 25th, 2018

Protesters stage "die-in" at University of Georgia over plans for in-person classes as an apparent photo from the school of plexiglass being held up by painter"s tape on a desk spreads on social media

John Greim/LightRocket via Getty Images Protesters staged a "die-in" Thursday at the University of Georgia over plan.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 7th, 2020

Nearly 100 people in Ohio got sick after one man infected with the coronavirus attended a church service

APU GOMES/AFP via Getty Images Ninety-one people caught COVID-19 after a man infected with the virus attended a church se.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 6th, 2020