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Patricia Marson is wheeled back to her room by nurse manager Rob Treiber after she became the first patient at Hebrew Rehabilitation Center to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

7 regional governors extend interstate youth hockey ban

Dec. 31, 2020 4:45 PM EST

The governors of the six New England states and New Jersey have extended a prohibition on interstate youth hockey through the end of January. The governors took the action because of coronavirus outbreaks associated with youth hockey activities. In a news release late Wednesday, the governors of Maine, New...

Who's next? Plans for 2nd round of shots expected next week

Dec. 30, 2020 7:34 PM EST

An advisory group is expected to recommend to Gov. Ned Lamont which Connecticut residents should receive the next round of COVID-19 vaccinations, now that distribution is well underway for health care workers and for nursing home residents and staffers. Dr. Deidre Gifford, the acting public health commissioner,...

FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2019, file photo, United States' Kendall Coyne Schofield skates during the Skills Competition, part of the NHL All-Star weekend, in San Jose, Calif. The Chicago Blackhawks on Monday, Nov. 23, 2020, hired Kendall Coyne Schofield as player development coach. She's the first woman to hold that job in the organization's history. The former U.S. women's national team player will additionally serve as the team's youth hockey growth specialist. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)

Chicago hires Coyne Schofield as player development coach

Nov. 23, 2020 4:30 PM EST

Kendall Coyne Schofield figures there will be a time in her new role as player development coach that a Chicago Blackhawks prospect will razz her for preaching one thing and doing the opposite on the ice herself. She's not worried about how she'll be received as a woman in a men's professional sport....