Major Gathering Restrictions Announced As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Alfred Branch
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Here are the news stories trending across Connecticut this afternoon:

CT Significantly Shrinks Gathering Size Limit Before Holidays

Gov. Ned Lamont is significantly reducing the social gathering size limit weeks before Thanksgiving as more towns enter the red alert level.>>>Read More.

This Walmart May Be Shut Down Due To Coronavirus Violations

The local health department has issued a warning to Walmart: comply with pandemic regulations or face shutdown.>>>Read More.

ESPN Announces Hundreds Of Layoffs, Cites Coronavirus 'Disruption'

ESPN is laying off about 300 people and freezing another 200 open positions amid the coronavirus environment.>>>Read More.

Winter Sports Season At Connecticut Schools to Be Delayed

Officials of the state's scholastic sports governing body are seeking updated recommendations from the Department of Public Health.>>>Read More.

CT Begins Rapid Coronavirus Test Pilot In Schools

The tests provide results within 15 minutes for symptomatic individuals and can help superintendents decide about quarantine and closures.>>>Read More.

This article originally appeared on the Across Connecticut Patch