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Month: April 2020

Local expecting mother home from hospital after coronavirus | Photo submitted by Sandy Jeffries

Laker Life: Local coronavirus victim delivers child, discharged from hospital

She did not call an ambulance because she did not want to startle her two-year-old daughter Reign. Not only was she an essential worker dealing with coronavirus, she was also pregnant.

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Hair salons closed due to Coronavirus | Photo by Jessica Fugett | The Wright State Guardian

Shut down: what are cosmetologists doing now?

While customers are known for relying on their stylists, now the tables have turned as the workers deal with their income being compromised due to coronavirus.

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Unemployment | Photo by Soham Parikh | The Wright State Guardian

Student Emergency Relief Fund raises over $20,000

“During this unprecedented time, it is important to come together as a community to support and care for our families, including our Wright State family,” according to the Wright State University Foundation.

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Book rentals: How to return your books to the campus bookstore

Wright State University’s switch to remote learning in March is having lasting effects on students. Due to campus being closed, the WSU Bookstore is accepting returns through mail only.

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From the frontlines: Grocery store employees

Grocery store employees at Dorothy Lane Market (DLM) in Springboro experience the stress of the pandemic firsthand as they struggle to keep shelves stocked.

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