In the last couple of weeks, the number of identified individuals that have, or have had, COVID-19 has increased dramatically. We should all be concerned and do everything possible to protect our loved ones. Some, like Governor Northam, are focused on impeding businesses and religious activities because that’s what other states are doing. The question that must be asked is: Will his actions change anything? For example, we know those most vul

nerable are senior citizens with underlying health problems. He has issued a curfew that folks should be home from Midnight until 5 am. I don’t know many who will be affected by this. Most of us with a little age on us never go out after Midnight unless in an emergency and -- to be quite honest, if there is an emergency -- I will ignore any mandate no matter who orders it.







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