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West Orange Times & Observer Friday, Mar. 27, 2020 2 years ago

COVID-19 UPDATE: 1 p.m. Friday, March 27

Here is the most up-to-date information regarding coronavirus in West Orange County.
by: Eric Gutierrez Former Staff Writer


Total Cases: 156

Residents: 143

Residents Not in Florida: 1

Non-Residents: 12

Conditions and Care

Deaths: 4

Hospitalizations: 35

Demographics of Cases

Age Range: 9 to 90

Average Age: 47


Men: 84

Women: 72


SOURCE: Florida Department of Health



Rotary Club of Winter Garden offering senior assistance

Amid concerns over COVID-19, the Rotary Club of Winter Garden is looking to serve the community’s senior residents.  

Seniors needing assistance with grocery shopping, medication pick-ups or other necessary errands they don’t feel safe doing due to the risk of exposure to COVID-19 are encouraged to call, Ralph DiSciullo, president of the Rotary Club of Winter Garden, to set a plan in motion. DiSciullo can be reached at 407-718-2223.

Gov. Ron DeSantis issued an executive order on Tuesday, March 24, directing the State Surgeon General and State Health Office to issue a public health advisory to all individuals ages 65 and over urging them to stay home and take other measures necessary to limit their rise of exposure to COVID-19.

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Eric Gutierrez was a staff writer with the West Orange Times & Observer and Southwest Orange Observer....

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