John Matarese, WTVR CBS 6 Richmond

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WTVR CBS 6 Richmond

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Recent articles by John:

Here's why you may have had trouble finding some of your favorite grocery items in recent weeks

Months after the COVID-19 pandemic toilet paper shortage, many other things are hard to find → Read More

Some popular brands remain in pandemic-related short supply

Every few days, viewers reach out to us about items they can't find on store shelves anymore...during this pandemic. → Read More

Best and worst face masks to protect yourself and others from COVID-19

With many cities now mandating face masks, these are the best and worst to wear. → Read More

Will the $600 federal unemployment benefit be renewed?

The U.S. is looking at three main options: extending the HEROES Act through 2020, offering it until state emergency declarations are lifted or lowering it to $450. → Read More

These are the best — and worst — summer activities you can do to stay safe during the pandemic

If you are heading out for summer fun, know which activities are most risky during the pandemic. → Read More

Kings Island finally opens, with lots of changes

Guests of Kings Island found lots of COVID-related changes awaiting them on opening day → Read More

Kings Island's Orion first ride: Thrills, chills and, oh, what a drop

We take a first ride on Kings Island's new giga coaster to see if it lives up to the hype. → Read More

Will the $600 federal unemployment benefit be renewed?

Unemployed workers worry that their extra unemployment benefits may soon end → Read More

Boat and camper scams soaring during coronavirus pandemic

With so many people looking for boats and campers during this summer of COVID, scammers are taking advantage of buyers → Read More

Kings Island with face masks? We visit Dollywood to see if it works

Will guests really wear face masks and keep social distance? We checked a park that's already open. → Read More

Swimming pools the latest shortage during COVID pandemic

First bicycles, now backyard pools are the latest tough-to-find item during the pandemic → Read More

Pandemic sends meat prices soaring ahead of Fourth of July holiday

Just in time for holiday cookouts, steak and burger prices are near all-time highs → Read More

Watch for big sales during early stages of store's reopening

Are you ready to shop again? → Read More

Instacart customers complain of theft

Many shoppers are ordering grocery delivery through Instacart, but some complain of strange charges and missing items → Read More

What to know before you visit the Cincinnati Zoo or Coney Island

Cincinnati's attractions are reopening, but with advance reservations and some major changes → Read More

Check for COVID surcharges so you don't waste your money

Next time you visit a hair salon, or even your dentist, check your receipt carefully. → Read More

Brides fight to get refunds for weddings canceled because of COVID-19 pandemic

Many couples have scaled back their wedding plans, but find venues not giving refunds → Read More

Kings Island sues Ohio health director, Warren Co. Health to reopen

After being left out of Governor Mike DeWine's reopening announcement, Kings Island is now suing the state → Read More

Camper sales and rentals soar due to COVID-19 fears

Worried about hotel rooms and airline seats during the pandemic? Thousands of Americans are snapping up campers → Read More

Things you still can't find due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Three months after the COVID pandemic began, you still can't find some common items. → Read More