Tag: COVID19

60 Percent Of Americans Boosting Quarantine Moods With Music

According to a recent poll, three in five Americans are boosting their moods with indoor dance parties and karaoke sessions after so much time at home. Two in five have even embraced viral trends and learned a new dance, while

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Oakland Youth Organization Provides Food To Community – GNSOTD Fri, July 31st 2020

Before COVID-19, the Homies Empowerment Program, a grassroots, youth and community organization located in East Oakland, operated as an independent after school program. More than a year ago, the program started a storefront and provided books and clothes for their

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Back To School Decision Made But Details Still To Come.

The Ontario Government has announced it’s plan that all publicly funded schools in the province will reopen this fall for a full-time return of students to the classroom. There will be enhanced cleaning and health and safety protocols. Parents will

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New Air Filter Kills COVID-19 On Contact – GNSOTD Thur, July 16th 2020

Researchers at the Texas Center of Superconductivity at the University of Houston recently developed a filtration system that can instantly neutralize and kill 99.8% of the coronavirus after a single pass through. The discovery was originally published in Materials Today

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Mandatory Mask Bylaw Voted For In Brantford And Brant County

The City of Brantford and Brant County have both voted in favour of a mandatory face covering bylaw at special council meetings Tuesday night. Brantford City Council voted unanimously in-favour of the bylaw, which will make face coverings mandatory in

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Social Circles (Or Social Bubbles) Vs Social Gatherings

As we continue our shared fight against the Coronavirus (COVID-19), especially considering the introduction of Social Bubbles, or Social Circles as they are now being called, it should be pointed out how they differ from Social Gatherings. Social Circles (Bubbles)

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Comedian Starts Auntie Sewing Squad To Help Vulnerable Communities – GNSOTD Tue, June 30th 2020

Kristina Wong is an actress and comedian known for her one-woman shows, who was all set to debut her new show and tour all over the United States right when the pandemic hit. That put a stop to those plans

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Inventor Of N95 Mask Came Out Of Retirement To Help – GNSOTD Thur, June 25th 2020

Since this Pandemic started there has been a big issue with Personal Protective Equipment; especially with the ever present need for the N95 mask. Its just one of the best bits of equipment available to help fight COVID-19. The trouble

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Two Hair Stylists With COVID-19 Saw 140 Clients And No One Got Sick – GNSOTD Tue, June 23rd 2020

Everyone wants to feel normal. That is the response after months of constant concern. The idea of feeling normal is so appealing that even just getting a haircut seems like a refuge against everything else. But even in that lies

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BHNCDSB Short Term Survey

The Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board (BHNCDSB), like all school boards, has been asked by the Ministry of Education to plan three scenarios to be implemented in September, depending on the public health situation at the time. Those

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