Virus roundup … 

    • Pfizer said this morning that new test results show its coronavirus vaccine is 95% effective, the last data needed to seek emergency use of limited shot supplies as the catastrophic outbreak worsens across the globe. The announcement comes as the team is preparing within days to formally ask U.S. regulators to allow emergency use of the vaccine. 

    • Sales of hunting and fishing licenses are spiking in much of the U.S. as people, weary of being cooped up at home, are taking refuge in outdoor sports that offer safety and solitude.

    • A surge of new coronavirus cases in the U.S. is sending people back to stores to stockpile again, leaving shelves bare and forcing retailers to put limits on purchases. 

    See a roundup of resources available to those impacted by the pandemic. Click here to see a 225 magazine list of local restaurants offering patio seating or indoor dining during phase three of reopening.