Episode 5: 'Stories of the Week Podcast' breaks down the recent uptick in coronavirus cases and what the causes may be, plus Orange Alert status for three in area, Little Poland flower shop in reality show

Published on Friday, 30 October 2020 12:04
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In Episode 5 of the New Britain Herald-Bristol Press ‚ÄúStories of the Week Podcast,‚ÄĚ Matt Hornick and Catherine Shen discuss Connecticut's recent uptick in positive coronavirus cases and how much of that is a result of schools reopening. They explain how local school districts are handling positive cases as well as what the expectations are going forward. This week's other top stories include a look at a conflict between New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart and the Common Council over the hiring of a former school official and new restaurants coming to Bristol.

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This week's stories:

State moves New Britain, Plainville, Bristol into Orange Alert status: https://bit.ly/35J6kDV

Police arrest two people after alleged intoxicated driver in New Britain: https://bit.ly/3ozNoQE

Democrats say Stewart is attempting to illegally hire former school official: https://bit.ly/2TAHdxC

Little Poland flower shop has a part in TikTok celebrity's reality show: https://bit.ly/37OxFr5

New Asian restaurant opens on Farmington Ave. in Bristol: https://bit.ly/37NXveD

Popeyes opens new drive-through location on Route 6: https://bit.ly/2Jht1rp

Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol, on Friday, 30 October 2020 12:04. Updated: Friday, 30 October 2020 12:06.