Researchers at the University of Virginia are tracking the new COVID-19 variant Omicron, but there are some concerns about how fast the search is going. Once doctor says data collection is running behind.
Albemarle Co. and Charlottesville schools say a shortage of substitute teachers is nothing new and has only worsened during the pandemic. But, a vaccine for young students is new, and could be a factor in helping bring more staff into schools.
The Arcadia Project in downtown Staunton is hosting a street party this Saturday, November 6. There’s going to be live entertainment and a chance to look inside the historic theater, but it’s really a celebration of progress.
Research shows, depending on your original vaccine, getting a different brand as a booster could help your body better fend off COVID-19. That’s mainly for those who got Johnson and Johnson because of how the vaccine is made.