Getting an extra hour of sleep each night decreases the risk of Covid-19 infection by 12 per cent, according to a new study.
1. Warm up with store-bought hand warmers, microwavable heating pads, hot water bottles or heated blankets. Following the manufacturer's instructions and concentrating on your torso are key, said JohnEric Smith, an associate professor in the department of kinesiology at Mississippi State University. "If you warm the core you can warm the hands and feet. It is harder to warm the core by warming the hands and feet."
The Washington County Board of Supervisors last week adopted its budget for the upcoming fiscal year, which cuts overall spending and slightly increases the tax levy.
Surveillance testing. Literally flooding the system with tests. Getting a home test that you could do yourself, that’s highly sensitive and highly specific. And you know why that would be terrific? Because if you decided that you wanted to have a small gathering with your mother-in-law and father-in-law and a couple of children, and you had a test right there. It isn’t 100%. Don’t let the perfect be the enemy of the good. But the risk that you have — if everyone is tested before you get together to sit down for dinner — dramatically decreases. It might not ever be zero but, you know, we don’t live in a completely risk-free society.
ATLANTIC CITY — City Council adopted the 2020 municipal budget Wednesday night, delivering a slight tax reduction to property owners for the second time in five years.
Despite warnings from public health officials, new research suggests Black Lives Matter protests across the country have not led to a jump in coronavirus cases.
There were no Washington County residents sick with coronavirus Thursday. But, in an indication of the nature of the virus, Warren County posted one new case and Essex County posted two new cases Thursday.
ATLANTIC CITY — Three days after a news conference where he apologized to business owners and residents for not doing more to prevent the prior evening’s riots, Mayor Marty Small Sr. announced a more than 5% decrease in municipal taxes.
Some figures were incorrect in a chart published with the story about school budget votes on Page A1 Sunday.
"Parking on our back streets was almost non-existent, which on a Memorial Day weekend, you would have almost all our meter spaces full."
A story on Page B1 Thursday about the South Glens Falls school budget included incorrect information about state aid. In the proposed 2020-21 …
Glens Falls Hospital officials chose to offer an alternative explanation to the Department of Health rather than admit why the hospital lost money in 2017.
Overall, the car-dependency index ranges from a high of 98.81 to a low of 50.8. The most car-dependent states largely exist in the southern part of the U.S. Conversely, the least car-dependent states are generally found on the West Coast or in the Northeast.
Some Warren County taxpayers will see a decrease in their county tax bill in January while others will pay a bit more under a tentative 2020 budget endorsed Friday by county supervisors.
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LAKE LUZERNE — The Hadley-Luzerne Board of Education on Tuesday adopted a nearly $21.35 million budget, which decreases spending by 0.64%, lar…
There’s new research suggesting youth sports serve as an anti-depressant of sorts.