On February 11, 2020 the World Health Organization announced an official name for the disease that is causing the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak, first identified in Wuhan China. The new name of this disease is coronavirus disease 2019, abbreviated as COVID-19. In COVID-19, ‘CO’ stands for ‘corona,’ ‘VI’ for ‘virus,’ and ‘D’ for the disease. Formerly, this disease was referred to as “2019 novel coronavirus” or “2019-nCoV”. There are many types of human coronaviruses including some that commonly cause mild upper-respiratory tract illnesses. COVID-19 is a new disease, caused be a novel (or new) coronavirus that has not previously been seen in humans. The name of this disease was selected following the World Health Organization (WHO) best practice for naming of new human infectious diseases.
Disney Parks To Require Face Masks Again as COVID Cases Surge
See Disney's list of requirements for an acceptable face mask.
Restaurant Says "Government Handouts" Are Why People Won't Work
I don't know if Corralitos took part in the Paycheck Protection Program from the federal government but that is a "government handout". Enough with the shade.
Check Out The Lion King This Weekend At Fountains At Farah
The movie is free and the lawn at the Fountains at Farah is the perfect place to watch this family friendly movie.
Why Do People Workout Outside During Triple Digit Heat?
People walk or train for a marathon in the middle of a triple digit day, and tend to expose the most amount of skin to fry under the blazing hot El Paso sun.
The Junior League A Christmas Fair Is Coming Back In Person
This really is one of the events that I missed attending last year so I can't wait until November for A Christmas Fair.
It's Time To Get Your 2nd COVID-19 Vaccine From EPISD
Here are a couple of things you need to know about how to get your second dose from EPISD.
Is Your Pet Ready For You To Go Back To Work In An Office?
If you're heading back to the office now is the time to make sure your doggo or kitty are ready for the change.
You Don't Need A Mask At The Downtown Ballpark Anymore
Let's make a pact - don't mess with me because I'm wearing one and I won't mess with you for not wearing one. Deal? Fabulous!
Enroll Your Kiddos In Gus And Goldie's Swim League
If your kiddos want to join a swim team, here is the information for the City's Parks And Rec Gus & Goldie swim team program.
No More Masks In Schools In June-EP Teachers Weigh In
Next month schools can no longer require people to wear masks inside their buildings, but what do people who work inside schools think about that?
Face Masks No Longer Required in El Paso City, County Facilities
Orders updated, restrictions lifted.