Hopkinton, Boston discussed on WBZ Morning News

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The folks of Hopkinton when the decision was made to postpone this year's Boston Marathon absolutely disappointing and on a personal level two for select board vice chair John Katina right guard is running her first Boston and was devastated that was postponed but times being what they are he understands and ask people not together or run the marathon route in Hopkinton on Monday the people pocketed the resilience of the people of our great nation are you know really comes down to safety safety safety is when we emerge on the other side of the peak the race will be much sweeter watch the marathon day on September fourteenth it's going to be bigger and better all this pent up energy that people have it's gonna be even better than the other type what would have been able to respond the WBZ Boston news radio president trump defending his tweets to liberate states from the stay at home rules despite just a day ago saying it was up to every state's governor to decide when it's safe to re open despite his own health experts saying it's not safe to gathering crowds the president tweeted liberate Minnesota Michigan and Virginia where his supporters are marching to protest those rules so I see the way they work and they seem to be very responsible people to me health officials saying it's the stay at home rules that are responsible for lowering the infection rate and they shouldn't be lifted until there's enough testing in place Andy field ABC news Washington have you received your stimulus check hopefully no one comes looking for peace millions of Americans receiving twelve hundred dollar corona virus relief checks from the IRS some of them may see that money a go is quickly as it came debt collectors could take the money to satisfy certain types of debt in what appears to be a legislative oversight while the cure's act protects borrowers with federal student loans are unpaid taxes from having their stimulus checks garnished it does nothing to stop private lenders a bipartisan group of lawmakers have called on treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin to direct banks from garnishing payments Dave Packer ABC news eight thirty eight time now for a check on Wall Street with Bloomberg restaurants hoping for survival have ramped up their two goal menus but same store sales at casual dining chains like Applebee's and cheesecake factory were down more than eighty percent in the last week of March and while the change take out business has doubled it can't make up for dining room closures gap paper the paper and packaging a lot of time Japan third party delivery fee and there's no high margin drink sales Bloomberg intelligence restaurant analyst Michael Halen says quick service chains lost more than a third of their business in the end of March numbers are a good indicator of sales for all of April full month of eighty percent and thirty some odd percent decline it's gonna make it really difficult for these restaurants to survive the only change is likely to get through this unscathed had well established take out and delivery operations before the pandemic wingstop had a very strong quarter domino's we expect to do pretty well if you're very strong and delivery you're in pretty good shape I'm Jeff Ballenger Bloomberg business on WBZ Boston news radio it is eight thirty nine and small business owners looking for a loan not happy will tell you about what's holding up the opportunity for them to get some money coming up it may not be stomach issues for me it's intense gas or pain or diarrhea sometimes all at once over and over I spent years with the symptoms but could never figure it out no matter what I did they never went away so I decided to break it down for my doctor and get really specific about my symptoms we discovered that exocrine pancreatic insufficiency or EPRI may be the reason for my stomach issues E. P. eyes caused by my pancreas it leads to diarrhea gas bloating stomach pain unexplained weight loss and oily stools the symptoms just don't go away but he P. I can show up with even one symptom the good news but to get to the right diagnosis you have to break it down for your doctor and get specific about the severity of your symptoms visit identify EP I dot com to learn more and use.

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