September 11, 2020

Gov. Baker Issues New Order Extending Outdoor Dining,  Allows Arcades to Open 

On Thursday September 10th, Gov. Baker issued a new Executive Order, “COVID-19 Order No. 50,” allowing municipalities to extend outdoor dining, table and alcohol service beyond November 1st.  The Order also permits the reopening of indoor and outdoor gaming arcades beginning on September 17, 2020.

Recently lost health insurance from your job? Know your options webinar.


Next Thursday, September 17th, the Health Connector is hosting a live webinar to help Massachusetts residents who have lost employer-sponsored health insurance learn about their health coverage options through the Health Connector.

This webinar is an opportunity to review the basics about how to apply, enroll and get health insurance coverage through the Health Connector.

Title:              Recently lost health insurance from your job? Know your options

When:           Thursday, September 17, 10:00–11:00 a.m.

Location:       Zoom Webinar 

For Registration & More Details

The presentation will cover:

  • General information about the state’s Health Connector and the types of coverage available through
  • Rules around choosing Health Connector plans as an alternative to COBRA
  • Tips when applying for coverage, including choosing a plan and enrolling
  • How to get free help with this process