Yesterday there were 16,973 total positives.
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From the Mayor’s Office:
“The District’s reported data for Wednesday, October 28, 2020 includes 101 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 17,074.
The District reported one additional COVID-19 related death.
· 75-year-old female
Tragically, 645 District residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19.
Below is a summary of the District’s current ReOpening Metrics.”
October 28, 2020:
Total Overall Number of Tests: 509,864
Total Number of DC Residents Tested: 253,947*
Total Positives: 17,074
Total Lives Lost: 645
Cleared From Isolation: 13,325
*All Data are preliminary and are subject to change based on additional reporting
Hospital Status Data
October 28, 2020
Total ICU Beds in Hospitals: 345
ICU Beds Available: 71
Total Reported Ventilators in Hospitals: 440
In-Use Ventilators in Hospitals: 176
Available Ventilators in Hospitals: 264
Total COVID-19 Patients in DC Hospitals: 102
Total COVID-19 Patients in ICU: 28
Total Patients in DC Hospitals (COVID and non-COVID): 2,121
Percentage of pre-COVID Hospital Bed Capacity: 85%
photo by Robert Lintott You can talk about whatever is on your mind – quality of life issues, a beautiful tree you spotted, scuttlebutt, or any random questions/thoughts you may…
From the Old Takoma Business Association: “The 42nd annual Takoma Park Street Festival will take place on Sunday, October 1st, 2023 from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm and once again…
photo by Phil Guire Thanks to Phil and Shana for sending this super sweet ride: “Steering wheel is on the British side!”
“Dear PoPville, Red line to Glenmont. Why just why are someone’s clothes on the ground?”
At Generation Hope, we’re dedicated to supporting teen parents in college as they work toward earning their degrees. We are in need of caring child care volunteers for upcoming events on Saturday, October 21st (in Washington, DC), and Saturday, November 4th (in Arlington, VA). Join our growing volunteer community and support us at an event this fall!
At all of our events, we provide free onsite child care for the children of the teen parents we serve, creating a nurturing environment for the kiddos while their parents learn valuable life skills and build community.
If you enjoy working with children and are looking to make an immediate impact in your community, please visit https://www.generationhope.org/volunteer to learn more.
Vietnam Week Returns!
Mark your calendars for an exciting week-long celebration of Vietnamese culture and arts right here in DC. Vietnam Week is an annual tradition that brings our community together through a series of themed events, including film screenings, fine art exhibitions, mouthwatering cuisine, captivating live performances, and much more!
Vietnam Week aligns with the lunar celebration of Tet Trung Thu, the mid-autumn moon festival, a cherished tradition in Vietnam spanning 3,000 years. Join us in experiencing the enchanting customs and traditions of this cultural celebration!
DC 20’s & 30’s Singles Happy Hour
You all asked, and were delivering! Our sold out September Singles Happy Hour was such a success, were throwing another! This time we are hosting at an even better venue, with a larger