Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo has received a $30,000 grant from Fairfield County’s Community Foundation, including a $15,000 award from the foundation’s Fund for Women and Girls.
On Wednesday, the State Department of Public Health announced that the first case of Zika virus in Connecticut acquired in the continental United States had been reported. The patient had recently traveled to Florida. The department is reminding residents, particularly pregnant women and women planning to become pregnant, to avoid travel to regions that have been affected by Zika virus. Travelers … read more