Ocean State Job Lot, which has a store in North Adams, is donating $250,000 to purchase masks, gloves, eye protection and more for healthcare and government entities battling the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
An employee of one of the subcontractors on the Williams College's Science Center North Addition project has tested positive for COVID-19, the general contractor Wednesday informed those working at the site.
So to stop the virus, we'd need everyone to stay home except for food, medical supplies, and work that's required to keep society going. We'd need to ban travel. And the government would have to step in to give aid to people who can't make money.