Hotels are hoping for an upswing in travel and want you to know your experience will be safer, and cleaner, during the coronavirus pandemic.


GARDNER, Mass. — The Board of Health has issued $600 in fines to the Colonial Hotel after determining it violated state COVID-19 regulations by holding a wedding with more than 300 people on Saturday, Aug. 1, and an event with 190 guests the following day, reports The Gardner News, which is a part of the USA TODAY Network.

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