According to, a handful of eateries in the Granite State have been fined or warned because their staff is not complying to COVID-19 guidelines and wearing masks while directly serving customers.

The news site reported that the businesses that were issued warning are Simply Delicious Baking Co. in Bedford, What a Bagel in Nashua, Checkmate Pizza in Concord, Game Changer Sports Bar and Grill in Londonderry and the Common Man Barn on the Pemi in Plymouth.

The site reports that What a Bagel was warned upwards of five times by local police and state officials. The owner said he wanted to leave the decision up to the staff and customers, according to

The Londonderry sports bar allowed staff to work without masks and allowed customers to mingle without masks during corn hole games, the site reported. They also hosted a beer pong tournament where social distancing was not a thing, according to the attorney general's office per the article.

It's a crazy time and we all just want this pandemic to be behind us. I really miss socializing with friends and seeing my family regularly. Hopefully there will be a vaccine sooner rather than later and these businesses can get back to making money like the good 'ol days.


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