Do’s And Don’ts Of Wearing A Face Mask At Restaurants During COVID-19

Jaime E. Love

COVID-19 has changed the way we do pretty much everything, including eating out. Now that many restaurants have reopened dine-in options, with socially distanced tables inside or outdoors, a new problem presents itself: How do you wear a mask while eating? 

Wearing a face mask has become a requirement in most states when entering most businesses, and for good reason. But what do you do with that mask when it’s time to take a bite? Do you place it on the table? Store it in your purse until you’re ready to leave? Do you put the mask back on when speaking to servers? And do you put it on between each bite?

As we’re all navigating this new normal, the questions are endless and understandable. HuffPost consulted doctors to get their best suggestions. 

Sanitize your hands as soon as you sit down.

When you enter a restaurant, your initial

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The best road trip cars for 2020

Jaime E. Love

Nothing picks up your mood faster than taking a long and relaxing road trip somewhere you love. But not every car is well suited to life on the road, and when you’re headed out for a long trip, the last thing you want is a car that can’t handle it. When you are ready to embark on a journey around the country, these cars have what it takes to help you enjoy the ride.

The best road trip cars have comfortable seats, lots of entertainment features, and plenty of room for all of your gear. Here are the best cars you can take on a long trip.

A good road trip car must be reliable, practical, capable, and fun, and few automakers satisfy those requirements better than Subaru. We’d love to take a WRX STI cross country, but the fuel-sipping Crosstrek makes our list for its rugged construction and well-rounded … Read More

Browns and BWW team up for special Dawg Pound season tickets inside restaurants

Jaime E. Love

It’s still unclear if fans will be allowed to attend the actual Dawg Pound inside FirstEnergy Stadium this year, and it will be limited capacity at best. To help give the Browns fans a place to congregate and watch games with the same energy and spirit, the team has partnered with Buffalo Wild Wings to create a season ticket package for special Dawg Pounds inside BWW locations around Northeast Ohio.

Each season ticket package – which includes four seats per game – will be available at 10 different Buffalo Wild Wings locations throughout the Cleveland area. The 10 Cleveland ticket packages will be sold for $750 each via StubHub (, beginning on Wednesday, September 2 at 10 a.m. ET.

Season ticket holders will receive the following items for the upcoming season:

    • Reserved seating for four on all 16 game days (home and away) in an authentic Dawg Pound

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Opening Indoor Dining Is Great News For Scotch Plains Restaurants

Jaime E. Love

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ — Scotch Plains officials expressed happiness to Gov. Phil Murphy’s announcement to finally allow indoor dining to reopen on Friday amid the coronavirus.

“This is great news for our beleaguered restaurants, that are doing their best to survive with outdoor dining only, and in some cases take-out only!” Scotch Plains Mayor Al Smith said. “Let’s continue to patronize our local restaurants, knowing this is a period of transition for them. To the extent you feel comfortable, please begin enjoying indoor dining while always keeping in mind that we should continue to practice good health and safety habits.”

Smith went onto note that new cases of residents who tested positive for the coronavirus remains low and no Scotch Plains resident has died from COVID-19 in over two months.

“I am grateful that the Governor is giving restaurants an opportunity to survive while acting in an abundance of caution

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