Monday, May 23, 2022

Tag: lockdown

FIU student turned to marathon running during the pandemic

In 2020, with the world in the throes of the pandemic, Arnaldo Morales was one of many athletes looking for ways to...

Covid-19 lockdowns had little effect on death rates, study finds (includes...

A Johns Hopkins University study looked at how different closures during the lockdown reduced Covid deaths.  The study found that overall, the lockdowns defined as...

Newsbreak February 4th, 2022

Details are revealed about the deadly raid to take out the ISIS leader. FBI releases information on those allegedly behind the bomb threats plaguing...

The US opioid epidemic worsens as overdose deaths hit records high...

During the pandemic, the U.S. hit a record number of reported drug overdose deaths in a 12-month period. The Centers for Disease Control says opioids...

Ron DeSantis won’t lock down Florida again (includes video story)

Governor Ron DeSantis assured Floridians that he will not institute another lockdown as COVID-19 cases spike in the state. Florida currently leads the United...

COVID-19 has made parts of the personal training industry boom

As restrictions are lifted in Florida, personal trainers in Miami are transitioning their businesses from quarantine alternatives back to in-person approaches. The personal training industry...

Dancers continue despite the pandemic (includes video story)

The tale of the closed small business is no longer news, though the coronavirus continues to spread. You would be hard-pressed to find an...

FIU spring semester to offer more in-person classes (includes video story)

As the fall semester ends, schools began transitioning to a different style for the spring. They have carefully followed CDC guidelines to ensure a...

Panthers Protecting Panthers has saved lives from COVID-19 (includes video story)

In response to the pandemic, FIU created an organization called Panthers Protecting Panthers that focuses on the safety and health of all students and...

Virtual becomes permanent part of local museums (includes video story)

The Frost Museum of Science and the Pérez Art Museum Miami have both reopened in recent months in the wake of easing pandemic restrictions,...