Schenectady County

Schenectady County warns of possible COVID-19 exposure at Schenectady restaurant, Rotterdam bar

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SCHENECTADY —  Schenectady County Public Health Services has reported two incidents in which patrons of two establishments, one in Schenectady and one in Rotterdam, may have been exposed to COVID-19.

According to Health Services, a customer who visited DeAngelo’s Play By Play Sports Bar and Grill at 2460 Hamburg St. in Rotterdam on Oct. 7 between approximately 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. later tested positive for COVID-19.

It also reported that two customers who later tested positive for COVID-19 visited DeAngelo’s Ristorante at 1510 Chrisler Ave. in Schenectady on Oct. 7 between approximately 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.

The health agency has identified and quarantined close contacts of the individuals. Members of the public who visited either establishment during the time period mentioned may have been exposed to COVID-19 and should monitor themselves for symptoms  until Oct. 21. They should also strongly consider getting tested. If symptoms do develop, Health Services advises them to stay home and call their doctor. They should also call Health Services at (518) 386-2824 option 2, for further guidance.

The two establishments have followed all guidance from Schenectady County and has fully cooperated during the investigation, a county press release states.

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3 Comments
Martha Bencic October 18, 2020
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Don’t go to bars and don’t dine indoors, dumbasses. I am so utterly sick of stupid, selfish people.