Thursday, March 26

Our general COVID-19/Coronavirus Update page can be accessed here. That page includes
resource links, including information pages for Delaware County, its cities, and its schools.

Previous Daily Update pages — Saturday/Sunday, March 21-22 / Monday, March 23 / Tuesday-Wednesday March 24-25

New Closings, Cancellations, Postponements and Changes

At this time, all schools, and almost all businesses that have been ordered to shut down have done so. We will  continue to monitor any additional closure announcements throughout the weekend and will post those here.

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Federal, State, Local Updates


Coronavirus cases pass 378,000 globally: Live updates – CNN

Hawaii is the latest state to issue a “stay at home” order due to the coronavirus pandemic. Gov. David Ige announced the order today, saying, “These actions are extreme, but necessary, to flatten the curve and lay the groundwork for our recovery.” The order takes effect on Wednesday and will last through at least April 30.


Six in Ohio now dead from coronavirus: Department of Health update for Monday, March 23

COLUMBUS, Ohio–Ohio’s coronavirus death toll has hit six, after state officials announced three more deaths on Monday — two from Franklin County and one from Stark County. The three new fatalities were not immediately identified by the state.

What’s open, closed under Ohio’s stay-at-home order?

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Running to the pharmacy or the grocery store under Ohio’s stay-at-home order is possible, but should only be done if absolutely necessary to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Ohio Department of Health Director Dr. Amy Acton announced an order to close “non-essential” businesses, including many types that were previously ordered closed, from 11:59 p.m.


COVID-19 – Delaware General Health District

CDC is responding to an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that was first detected in China and which has now been detected in 60 locations internationally, including in the United States. The virus has been named “SARS-CoV-2” and the disease it causes has been named “coronavirus disease 2019” (abbreviated “COVID-19”).



County Sheriff Shares Info About Stay At Home Order

The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office issued the following statement on social media Monday in response to the State of Ohio “Stay at Home” Order: “Ohio’s Stay-at-Home Order goes into effect tonight, Monday, March 23 at 11:59PM, and while we cannot address specific questions or scenarios, we reque

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