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The Florida Department of Education is working closely with the Florida Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to monitor COVID-19 and is actively working to ensure that the most up-to-date CDC guidance is quickly and accurately shared with our communities.
Taking care of your well-being, including your mental health, is essential during this time. Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations. Many people may experience stress, fear, anxiety, or feelings of depression. This is normal. There are things that you can do to manage your stress and anxiety.
Please let us know of any changes or accommodations to your hours or services. We will be sure to include your information here as a resource for our neighbors.
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All stores are now closing at 8 p.m. local time. Opening hour varies from location to location. Special shopping hour designated to seniors and high-risk customers from 8 a.m.-9 a.m., Monday through Friday, in all stores.
Most locations have adjusted hours. Starting Thursday, March 19, 24-hour stores will be open from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. only, until further notice. Other stores that were not 24 hours may also have adjusted their store hours; call the store or check website for new hours. For Walgreens with a 24-hour pharmacy, the drive-thru will remain open 24 hours, but you cannot go inside. Walgreens are also offering senior hours starting Tuesday, March 24, from 8-9 a.m. and every Tuesday for the near future. Seniors and any caretakers/families welcome. The senior day discount will apply all day.
The company has announced further changes to its operating hours, as well as limits for customers on particular household items and temporary closure of its Auto Care centers. Starting Thursday, March 19, stores will be open from 7 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Stores that regularly open later than 7 a.m. will continue to do so. Each Tuesday from March 24-April 28, stores will have an hour-long senior shopping event for customers 60 and older. Pharmacies and Vision Centers will be open during those times as well. Customers are being limited in quantities of certain items, such as paper products, milk, eggs, cleaning supplies, hand sanitizer, water, diapers, wipes, formula, and baby food.
Store hours have shifted from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. to give staff more time to clean and restock shelves. Starting Tuesday, March 24, stores from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays will be open only for those 65 and older. This also applies to the pharmacy, and the hours will last "until further notice."
Seating in cafes and patios is closed. Customers can order via walk-up counters, drive-thru, or through the "Order Ahead" feature in the Starbucks app. Company-owned stores in high-social gathering locations such as malls and university campuses will be closed temporarily. Operating hours for stores in communities with high clusters of COVID-19 cases may be reduced as needed.
Shout out to independent restaurants: Uber Eats has waived delivery fee for orders from more than 100,000 independent restaurants.
Starting Tuesday, March 17, Dollar General is holding "senior hour" at stores, dedicating first hour of operation to senior citizens only. Stores are also closing one hour earlier to allow employees to clean and restock.
If customers can't find you,
you don't exist.
AS A COMMUNITY COURTESY, FREE OF CHARGE you can clearly describe any changes to your hours or operations due to COVID-19 so our neighbors know when and where to find you! Go to the bottom of this home page to drop us a line!
County Veterans Coalition (CCVC), is accepting any veteran who now may be unemployed due to COVID-19. Also, any veteran whose financial situation has changed. DD214 or other proof of honorable discharge to qualify for assistance.
The CCVC pantry is located at 1081 N. Paul Dr., Inverness is open from 9am to noon every Tuesday and the first and third Thursday of each month.
For further information, please call 352-400-8952
Starting Friday, April 3, no more than 2 people can enter a store with 1 membership card. Costco said it was a temporary change but didn't provide an end date. Weekday hours have also changed for many stores, which now close at 6:30 p.m. ET. Gas stations open at 7:30 a.m. and closed at 7 p.m. weekdays and 6:30 p.m. weekends. In Puerto Rico, stores are closing at 6 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Costco Business Centers are operating with normal hours. Special hours: Some stores nationwide are implementing special hours exclusively for people 60 years old and older starting next week. This includes the south Orlando Costco near the Mall at Millenia. The special operating hours are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8-9 a.m. Contact your local Costco to see whether they are implementing the hours.
All stores have closed globally "for the next two weeks," CEO Ernie Herrman said Thursday, March 19. The online stores at tjmaxx.com and marshalls.com have also closed.
All Cinemark, Regal Cinemas, and AMC Theatres have closed. Check websites for possible opening dates.
All gyms and fitness centers are closed per Executive Order 20-17
Retail stores outside of China closed until March 27. Online orders only.
All locations will be closed from Monday, March 23-April 3.
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Dunnellon and Inverness locations
Legion Post 155 to help feed community during Covid-19 - Limited menu. For more info. contact Barb Logan at email@example.com or 352-795-4233
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