Seniors line up for COVID-19 vaccine in Homestead
The King Jesus Church of Ministry in Homestead is the latest site to be selected to inoculate the most vulnerable. 500 people, ages 65 and over, all from the South Dade area, received their first shot to protect themselves from COVID-19. It was a collaborative effort between Miami-Dade commissioner Kionne McGhee, Pastors from the South Miami-Dade area and various community leaders. When it comes to the second shot, to be considered fully vaccinated, the number stands at more than 667,000. More than 1 million seniors have gotten their first dose, but when it comes to the second dose, only 374,369 people have received it.
Publix stores put new hours of operation into effect
Publix stores put new hours of operation into effectPublished: March 14, 2020, 11:37 pmPublix stores put new hours of operation into effect, closing at 8 p.m. every night. The grocery chain said it's so employees have more time to disinfect the stores at the end of the day.