Registration is required. Register online at https://tinyurl.com/timetoreopen or by contacting Community Outreach Librarian Robert Hayes at [email protected] or 978-640-4490 x 205. Attendees are also encouraged to submit questions in advance to Hayes for speakers to address. … [Read more...] about HELPFUL WEBINAR for Wilmington & Tewksbury Small Businesses
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“All businesses were afforded warnings before formal enforcement,” he added, including an initial warning letter from Mayor Eric Garcetti. “Officers allowed the business to close if there was a misunderstanding or if the business was unaware of the Safer at Home policy.” … [Read more...] about Will small-business owners go to jail for breaking coronavirus rules? We’ll find out
Even with businesses slowly starting to reopen, a retail rebound is unlikely for months. Large and small retailers alike are thinking critically about an online presence (or increasing it) as shoppers change habits and continue to have concerns about the virus. Walmart and Target both announced earnings in May and reported massive increases in online sales, rising 74% and 141% respectively in April, compared to the same period a year ago. To meet demand, Walmart hired 235,000 employees since mid-March, with a good number headed to its fulfillment centers. Target also hired thousands of workers, training them for newer features like curbside pickups. … [Read more...] about Will e-commerce help small business survive coronavirus fallout?
CORONAVIRUS: NY Health Dept. | NY Call 1-(888)-364-3065 | NYC Health Dept. | NYC Call 311, Text COVID to 692692 | NJ COVID-19 Info Hub | NJ Call 1-(800)-222-1222 or 211, Text NJCOVID to 898211 | CT Health Dept. | CT Call 211 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention … [Read more...] about Small Business Owners On Staten Island Challenge Mayor Over Staying Shut; ‘We’re In A Dead Phase’
Former officer Derek Chauvin, who is shown on video kneeling on Floyd’s neck for more than eight minutes, has been arrested on charges of third-degree murder and manslaughter in Floyd’s death, authorities said Friday. Heated protests spilled over into violent riots and fires in the Twin Cities on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights, despite Floyd’s girlfriend advocating against violence. … [Read more...] about Here’s How To Help Small Businesses Damaged In Minnesota Riots