"So if the business owners won’t be responsible to hold their clientele accountable, maybe they need an incentive to do so through some type of fine."
The Center's for Disease Control and Prevention is suggesting universal mask use as the nation prepares to receive the first batches of coronavirus vaccines.
The Florida Department of Health says the number of known cases of COVID-19 reported in the state since the beginning pandemic has risen to 1,039,207.
The statewide coronavirus total since the start of the pandemic is now at 1,029,030, resulting in 19,110 deaths.
Central Florida is getting ready for its first major foot race since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic. Orlando is hosting a socially distant half-marathon.
The U.S. Department of Labor on Thursday estimated 20,787 new jobless claims were filed in Florida during the holiday-shortened week.
The CDC announced Monday that long-term care facilities would be among the first to get the COVID vaccine.
Officials are keeping a close eye on England, where the Pfizer vaccine was just approved by their government for use and vaccinations are about to begin.
In fact, one Central Florida school district says that those who are struggling with online learning will either have to return to class or promise to do better.
They said that the 63rd Annual Daytona 500 will take place on Sunday, February 14th with a reduced venue capacity due to COVID-19.
The initial limited vaccine supply is expected to go to people in nursing homes and frontline workers first.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is planning how the COVID-19 vaccines will be distributed.
When a coronavirus vaccine is approved for distribution, doctors say we will still have to be proactive with testing while also continuing to prevent the spread of the virus for months.
The statewide case total since the start of the pandemic is at 1,018,160, resulting in 19,012 deaths.
With a COVID-19 vaccine on the horizon, one Florida lawmaker wants to strip the state of its power to require vaccinations: "It's just too much power for the government to have."
A COVID nurse from Daytona Beach shared her father's last moments with others in hopes people will take the pandemic seriously. He caught COVID after going to a relative's volleyball game.
British officials authorized a COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use on Wednesday greenlighting the world’s first shot against the virus.
Florida is one of just three states to reach one million COVID-19 cases. The other two are California and Texas.
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted 13-1 on an interim recommendation on who should get the COVID-19 vaccine first once the CDC officially gives it emergency authorization.
State Representative Randy Fine, (R) Palm Bay, continues to follow up with doctors after his COVID-19 diagnosis over the summer.