The novel coronavirus pandemic has harvested immense anxiety in the Boston area, shuttering hundreds of businesses and organizations and putting thousands of residents on edge about their work and their housing.
Gov. Charlie Baker has ordered all nonessential businesses closed until at least May 4 and all schools closed into May as well. That has left residents to cope as best they can amid an unpredictable outbreak.
Here’s what you need to know about how the coronavirus is impacting the Boston area—as well as some ways of confronting being home so much. As always, feel free to reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org with any new info or tips.