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De Blasio says 22K NYC layoffs on the table, as coronavirus-related budget holes deepen

De Blasio says 22K NYC layoffs on the table, as coronavirus-related budget holes deepen

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the Big Apple might be forced to lay off more than 20,000 municipal employees due to coronavirus-related budget losses. Read full article: De Blasio says 22K NYC layoffs on the ta...→

Coronavirus indicators on ‘right path’ as NYC enters Phase 2 reopening

Coronavirus indicators on ‘right path’ as NYC enters Phase 2 reopening

New York state’s coronavirus metrics are “on the right path” as the Big Apple prepares to reopen more businesses Monday, officials said Sunday. Fewer than one [...] Read full article: Coronavirus indicators on ‘right path’ a...→

California pub owner faces charge after opening business during coronavirus lock down

California pub owner faces charge after opening business during coronavirus lock down

South Pasadena police received calls about the business being open, Chief Joe Ortiz said, adding that police went to Griffins of Kinsale three or four times th [...] Read full article: California pub owner faces charge after ...→

NYC to enter 'Phase 2' of reopening Monday amid coronavirus, de Blasio confirms

NYC to enter 'Phase 2' of reopening Monday amid coronavirus, de Blasio confirms

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said “Phase 2” of the city’s reopening plan amid the coronavirus pandemic is expected to begin next Monday. Read full article: NYC to enter 'Phase 2' of reopening Mond...→

NYC Apple Store reopens with new coronavirus guidelines

NYC Apple Store reopens with new coronavirus guidelines

Manhattan’s flagship Apple Store reopened after three months of coronavirus lockdown Wednesday — but it’s a far cry from the old experience of lingering for ho [...] Read full article: NYC Apple Store reopens with new coronav...→

NYC coronavirus tracing head dodges questions on protocol with protesters

NYC coronavirus tracing head dodges questions on protocol with protesters

The head of the city’s coronavirus tracing program repeatedly dodged questions about why people who test positive for COVID-19 are not asked if they attended t [...] Read full article: NYC coronavirus tracing head dodges ques...→

Retired NYC surgeon spread coronavirus on American Airlines flight: report

Retired NYC surgeon spread coronavirus on American Airlines flight: report

A retired Manhattan surgeon spread the coronavirus on a flight to Los Angeles in mid-March — but no one bothered to warn the passengers or crew they were at ri [...] Read full article: Retired NYC surgeon spread coronavirus o...→

NYC contract tracers not asking people who test positive for coronavirus if they attended protests: report

NYC contract tracers not asking people who test positive for coronavirus if they attended protests: report

New York City has hired 1,000 workers to conduct contact tracing to monitor the spread of coronavirus, but they will not be asking people if they have particip [...] Read full article: NYC contract tracers not asking people w...→

Mark Richard Carranza ‘tardy’ on planning fall restart for NYC schools

Mark Richard Carranza ‘tardy’ on planning fall restart for NYC schools

Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza hinted Tuesday that he and his aides are hammering out a plan to restart schools in September. Better late than never, we g [...] Read full article: Mark Richard Carranza ‘tardy’ on plannin...→

In NYC, block-party vibe the new normal amid coronavirus reopenings

In NYC, block-party vibe the new normal amid coronavirus reopenings

In Manhattan’s Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood, after a period of tragedy and isolation, it’s time to party. On a late Friday afternoon, there is joy and fraternit [...] Read full article: In NYC, block-party vibe the new normal ...→

As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washington Moves On to Other Business

As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washington Moves On to Other Business

New cases are rising in almost half of the states. But in the capital, restless lawmakers and White House officials appear ready to focus on other subjects. Read full article: As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washing...→

Fleeing NYC amid coronavirus leaves defectors with ‘survivor’s guilt’

Fleeing NYC amid coronavirus leaves defectors with ‘survivor’s guilt’

“I’ve always laughed at the weak who leave and move to L.A. Am I less of a man now for leaving?” Read full article: Fleeing NYC amid coronavirus leaves defe...→

NY business owner: Coronavirus shutdown has been a 'nightmare,' leaders 'not looking out for the small businesses'

NY business owner: Coronavirus shutdown has been a 'nightmare,' leaders 'not looking out for the small businesses'

A New York small business owner told “Fox & Friends” on Wednesday that the past few months have been a “nightmare” following the temporary closure of her store [...] Read full article: NY business owner: Coronavirus shutdown ...→

NYC coronavirus numbers lowest since beginning of pandemic

NYC coronavirus numbers lowest since beginning of pandemic

“Look at that, 1 percent only! An extraordinary day for New York City,” Mayor Bill de Blasio gushed at his press briefing from City Hall Tuesday. Read full article: NYC coronavirus numbers lowest since beg...→

NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns

NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns

The 2020 TCS New York City Marathon has been cancelled, New York Road Runners said Wednesday. The race was scheduled for Nov. 1. “New York Road Runners (NYRR), [...] Read full article: NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus C...→

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Fahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering. Read full article: Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Co...→

Coronavirus Updates: As NYC Enters Phase 2, Most Of U.S. Sees Surge In New Cases

Coronavirus Updates: As NYC Enters Phase 2, Most Of U.S. Sees Surge In New Cases

More than two dozen states have recorded an increase in their seven-day average of new reported cases. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: As NYC Enters Phase...→

Summer won’t be much fun for kids in cash-starved NYC amid coronavirus

Summer won’t be much fun for kids in cash-starved NYC amid coronavirus

For NYC kids, this summer will be a bummer. With the last day of school next Friday, the city has ended outdoor, recreational, and job programs for youths of a [...] Read full article: Summer won’t be much fun for kids in cas...→

Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax deadlines amid coronavirus pandemic

Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax deadlines amid coronavirus pandemic

Beacon Hill leaders will further delay tax deadlines for small businesses around the state in another step aimed at lessening pressure on those hit hardest by [...] Read full article: Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax d...→

Coronavirus Is Hitting Black Business Owners Hardest

Coronavirus Is Hitting Black Business Owners Hardest

Black-owned businesses have received less from federal stimulus programs, and are more often in hard-hit industries like restaurants or retail. Read full article: Coronavirus Is Hitting Black Business Ow...→

De Blasio wants coronavirus data before deciding if NYC will reach Phase 2

De Blasio wants coronavirus data before deciding if NYC will reach Phase 2

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday refused to say whether the city would hit Phase 2 next week — because he wants more information on whether the coronavirus has [...] Read full article: De Blasio wants coronavirus data before ...→

U.S. eases criminal record provision in coronavirus business loan program - amNewYork

U.S. eases criminal record provision in coronavirus business loan program - amNewYork

Federal authorities administering business payroll loans as part of U.S. coronavirus relief efforts on Friday eased rules prohibiting lending to business Read full article: U.S. eases criminal record provision in ...→

Fed worries about small business failures due to coronavirus

Fed worries about small business failures due to coronavirus

A large number of small US businesses could fail during the coronavirus recession, the Federal Reserve said on Friday, slowing recovery and creating lasting da [...] Read full article: Fed worries about small business failure...→

PGA Tour Back To Business At Colonial In Fort Worth After Coronavirus Haitus

PGA Tour Back To Business At Colonial In Fort Worth After Coronavirus Haitus

Since hosting its first PGA tournament in 1946, Fort Worth's Colonial Country Club has been host to some historic moments. Read full article: PGA Tour Back To Business At Colonial In...→

Coronavirus forces Michelin-starred NYC vegetarian joint to close permanently

Coronavirus forces Michelin-starred NYC vegetarian joint to close permanently

The first vegetarian restaurant to receive a Michelin star in New York City has had its reopening plans nixed because of financial strains caused by the corona [...] Read full article: Coronavirus forces Michelin-starred NYC ...→

Coronavirus Updates: NYC Schools Eyeing September Start, Split Schedules And Mix Of Online And In-Person Learning

Coronavirus Updates: NYC Schools Eyeing September Start, Split Schedules And Mix Of Online And In-Person Learning

The ideas were laid out in an email sent on Tuesday from New York City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza to principals and other school leaders. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: NYC Schools Eyeing ...→

Three ‘Ribbon’ Bike & Pedestrian Bridges For NYC Are More Than A Coronavirus-Concocted Fantasy

Three ‘Ribbon’ Bike & Pedestrian Bridges For NYC Are More Than A Coronavirus-Concocted Fantasy

A wisp of a bridge, suspended by cables, 20-feet wide with a lane for cyclists, and one for people walking is a proposal from a group of traffic planners and e [...] Read full article: Three ‘Ribbon’ Bike & Pedestrian Bridges...→

Mayor 'trusts' NYC restaurant, business owners to enforcing outdoor dining rules - amNewYork

As New York City entered Phase 2 of reopening on Monday after coronavirus, Mayor Bill de Blasio is placing the onus of enforcing outdoor dining guidelines Read full article: Mayor 'trusts' NYC restaurant, business ...→

NYC Coronavirus Tracing Off to a Bumpy Start: Report

NYC Coronavirus Tracing Off to a Bumpy Start: Report

New York City’s effort to stop the spread of the coronavirus through contact tracing has been hampered by the reluctance of many people who are infected with t [...] Read full article: NYC Coronavirus Tracing Off to a Bumpy S...→

Hundreds rally for Oxford gym owner who fights to keep business open under coronavirus

Hundreds rally for Oxford gym owner who fights to keep business open under coronavirus

Hundreds of people turned out in support of an Oxford gym owner who’s insisting he has the right to stay open — even as the town keeps his building shut down. Read full article: Hundreds rally for Oxford gym owner who ...→

Yelp adds coronavirus safety protocols to business pages

Yelp adds coronavirus safety protocols to business pages

The new section aims to help business owners share details on any operational changes that have been implemented to stem the spread of the virus. Read full article: Yelp adds coronavirus safety protocols t...→

NYC freezes rents for all regulated units in response to coronavirus

NYC freezes rents for all regulated units in response to coronavirus

New York City rents will freeze for the roughly 2 million New Yorkers living in rent-regulated units for a year in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The Re [...] Read full article: NYC freezes rents for all regulated unit...→

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

The city and state severely shortchanged a federally-mandated program designed to protect nursing home residents, leading to the disproportionate death toll of [...] Read full article: Underfunded NYC nursing home program lea...→

Rubio Says Coronavirus-Related Business Loans Will Be Disclosed

The Republican head of a U.S. Senate panel overseeing a key business economic relief program amid the coronavirus pandemic said on Tuesday there was no dispute [...] Read full article: Rubio Says Coronavirus-Related Business ...→

NYC Coronavirus Contact Tracers Won't Ask About Protest Attendance

NYC Coronavirus Contact Tracers Won't Ask About Protest Attendance

NYC contact tracers are not asking infected individuals if they have recently participated in large-scale protests. Read full article: NYC Coronavirus Contact Tracers Won't As...→

Why the coronavirus pandemic can’t tempt us to leave NYC for the suburbs

Why the coronavirus pandemic can’t tempt us to leave NYC for the suburbs

“Do you hear a lawnmower? Does anyone else hear that?” This happened a few weeks ago. Someone was presenting a meeting on Zoom. And a senior leader couldn’t fo [...] Read full article: Why the coronavirus pandemic can’t tempt...→

NYC retail shops readjust to new business climate

NYC retail shops readjust to new business climate

For the first time in two and a half months, non-essential retail in New York City has been open this week. Read full article: NYC retail shops readjust to new busines...→

Data suggests George Floyd protests have not caused coronavirus spike in NYC

Data suggests George Floyd protests have not caused coronavirus spike in NYC

Officials in New York have openly fretted that the massive civil rights and anti-police protests following the Minneapolis police killing of George Floyd could [...] Read full article: Data suggests George Floyd protests have...→

Mall of America reopens after coronavirus closures, with 150 of 500 stores doing business

Mall of America reopens after coronavirus closures, with 150 of 500 stores doing business

The Mall of America was back in business on Wednesday, nearly three months after the Minnesota tourist attraction shut down because of the coronavirus. Read full article: Mall of America reopens after coronaviru...→

NYC health officials: Practice safe sex with 'kinky' Zoom parties, wearing coronavirus masks

NYC health officials: Practice safe sex with 'kinky' Zoom parties, wearing coronavirus masks

After a period of tragedy and isolation, New York City just came out with new recommendations for how its residents can have sex. The health guide urged New Yo [...] Read full article: NYC health officials: Practice safe sex ...→

Bronx Business Busier Than Ever After Coronavirus Shutdown

Bronx Business Busier Than Ever After Coronavirus Shutdown

While many small businesses have been struggling for months, one is now busier than ever. Read full article: Bronx Business Busier Than Ever After Co...→

States reopened for business in May as coronavirus death toll climbed past 100,000

States reopened for business in May as coronavirus death toll climbed past 100,000

The nation began to ease back on some of its COVID related restrictions in May, despite the number of deaths rising. Read full article: States reopened for business in May as c...→

De Blasio says 22K NYC layoffs on the table, as coronavirus-related budget holes deepen

De Blasio says 22K NYC layoffs on the table, as coronavirus-related budget holes deepen

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the Big Apple might be forced to lay off more than 20,000 municipal employees due to coronavirus-related budget losses. Read full article: De Blasio says 22K NYC layoffs on the ta...→

Three ‘Ribbon’ Bike & Pedestrian Bridges For NYC Are More Than A Coronavirus-Concocted Fantasy

Three ‘Ribbon’ Bike & Pedestrian Bridges For NYC Are More Than A Coronavirus-Concocted Fantasy

A wisp of a bridge, suspended by cables, 20-feet wide with a lane for cyclists, and one for people walking is a proposal from a group of traffic planners and e [...] Read full article: Three ‘Ribbon’ Bike & Pedestrian Bridges...→

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Fahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering. Read full article: Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Co...→

NYC Coronavirus Tracing Off to a Bumpy Start: Report

NYC Coronavirus Tracing Off to a Bumpy Start: Report

New York City’s effort to stop the spread of the coronavirus through contact tracing has been hampered by the reluctance of many people who are infected with t [...] Read full article: NYC Coronavirus Tracing Off to a Bumpy S...→

Summer won’t be much fun for kids in cash-starved NYC amid coronavirus

Summer won’t be much fun for kids in cash-starved NYC amid coronavirus

For NYC kids, this summer will be a bummer. With the last day of school next Friday, the city has ended outdoor, recreational, and job programs for youths of a [...] Read full article: Summer won’t be much fun for kids in cas...→

California pub owner faces charge after opening business during coronavirus lock down

California pub owner faces charge after opening business during coronavirus lock down

South Pasadena police received calls about the business being open, Chief Joe Ortiz said, adding that police went to Griffins of Kinsale three or four times th [...] Read full article: California pub owner faces charge after ...→

Yelp adds coronavirus safety protocols to business pages

Yelp adds coronavirus safety protocols to business pages

The new section aims to help business owners share details on any operational changes that have been implemented to stem the spread of the virus. Read full article: Yelp adds coronavirus safety protocols t...→

Coronavirus Is Hitting Black Business Owners Hardest

Coronavirus Is Hitting Black Business Owners Hardest

Black-owned businesses have received less from federal stimulus programs, and are more often in hard-hit industries like restaurants or retail. Read full article: Coronavirus Is Hitting Black Business Ow...→

NYC Apple Store reopens with new coronavirus guidelines

NYC Apple Store reopens with new coronavirus guidelines

Manhattan’s flagship Apple Store reopened after three months of coronavirus lockdown Wednesday — but it’s a far cry from the old experience of lingering for ho [...] Read full article: NYC Apple Store reopens with new coronav...→

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

The city and state severely shortchanged a federally-mandated program designed to protect nursing home residents, leading to the disproportionate death toll of [...] Read full article: Underfunded NYC nursing home program lea...→

De Blasio wants coronavirus data before deciding if NYC will reach Phase 2

De Blasio wants coronavirus data before deciding if NYC will reach Phase 2

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday refused to say whether the city would hit Phase 2 next week — because he wants more information on whether the coronavirus has [...] Read full article: De Blasio wants coronavirus data before ...→

Retired NYC surgeon spread coronavirus on American Airlines flight: report

Retired NYC surgeon spread coronavirus on American Airlines flight: report

A retired Manhattan surgeon spread the coronavirus on a flight to Los Angeles in mid-March — but no one bothered to warn the passengers or crew they were at ri [...] Read full article: Retired NYC surgeon spread coronavirus o...→

NYC Coronavirus Contact Tracers Won't Ask About Protest Attendance

NYC Coronavirus Contact Tracers Won't Ask About Protest Attendance

NYC contact tracers are not asking infected individuals if they have recently participated in large-scale protests. Read full article: NYC Coronavirus Contact Tracers Won't As...→

U.S. eases criminal record provision in coronavirus business loan program - amNewYork

U.S. eases criminal record provision in coronavirus business loan program - amNewYork

Federal authorities administering business payroll loans as part of U.S. coronavirus relief efforts on Friday eased rules prohibiting lending to business Read full article: U.S. eases criminal record provision in ...→

Mark Richard Carranza ‘tardy’ on planning fall restart for NYC schools

Mark Richard Carranza ‘tardy’ on planning fall restart for NYC schools

Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza hinted Tuesday that he and his aides are hammering out a plan to restart schools in September. Better late than never, we g [...] Read full article: Mark Richard Carranza ‘tardy’ on plannin...→

NYC retail shops readjust to new business climate

NYC retail shops readjust to new business climate

For the first time in two and a half months, non-essential retail in New York City has been open this week. Read full article: NYC retail shops readjust to new busines...→

PGA Tour Back To Business At Colonial In Fort Worth After Coronavirus Haitus

PGA Tour Back To Business At Colonial In Fort Worth After Coronavirus Haitus

Since hosting its first PGA tournament in 1946, Fort Worth's Colonial Country Club has been host to some historic moments. Read full article: PGA Tour Back To Business At Colonial In...→

As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washington Moves On to Other Business

As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washington Moves On to Other Business

New cases are rising in almost half of the states. But in the capital, restless lawmakers and White House officials appear ready to focus on other subjects. Read full article: As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washing...→

Mall of America reopens after coronavirus closures, with 150 of 500 stores doing business

Mall of America reopens after coronavirus closures, with 150 of 500 stores doing business

The Mall of America was back in business on Wednesday, nearly three months after the Minnesota tourist attraction shut down because of the coronavirus. Read full article: Mall of America reopens after coronaviru...→

NY business owner: Coronavirus shutdown has been a 'nightmare,' leaders 'not looking out for the small businesses'

NY business owner: Coronavirus shutdown has been a 'nightmare,' leaders 'not looking out for the small businesses'

A New York small business owner told “Fox & Friends” on Wednesday that the past few months have been a “nightmare” following the temporary closure of her store [...] Read full article: NY business owner: Coronavirus shutdown ...→

Bronx Business Busier Than Ever After Coronavirus Shutdown

Bronx Business Busier Than Ever After Coronavirus Shutdown

While many small businesses have been struggling for months, one is now busier than ever. Read full article: Bronx Business Busier Than Ever After Co...→

NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns

NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns

The 2020 TCS New York City Marathon has been cancelled, New York Road Runners said Wednesday. The race was scheduled for Nov. 1. “New York Road Runners (NYRR), [...] Read full article: NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus C...→

Mayor 'trusts' NYC restaurant, business owners to enforcing outdoor dining rules - amNewYork

As New York City entered Phase 2 of reopening on Monday after coronavirus, Mayor Bill de Blasio is placing the onus of enforcing outdoor dining guidelines Read full article: Mayor 'trusts' NYC restaurant, business ...→

Coronavirus Updates: As NYC Enters Phase 2, Most Of U.S. Sees Surge In New Cases

Coronavirus Updates: As NYC Enters Phase 2, Most Of U.S. Sees Surge In New Cases

More than two dozen states have recorded an increase in their seven-day average of new reported cases. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: As NYC Enters Phase...→

Coronavirus indicators on ‘right path’ as NYC enters Phase 2 reopening

Coronavirus indicators on ‘right path’ as NYC enters Phase 2 reopening

New York state’s coronavirus metrics are “on the right path” as the Big Apple prepares to reopen more businesses Monday, officials said Sunday. Fewer than one [...] Read full article: Coronavirus indicators on ‘right path’ a...→

Hundreds rally for Oxford gym owner who fights to keep business open under coronavirus

Hundreds rally for Oxford gym owner who fights to keep business open under coronavirus

Hundreds of people turned out in support of an Oxford gym owner who’s insisting he has the right to stay open — even as the town keeps his building shut down. Read full article: Hundreds rally for Oxford gym owner who ...→

Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax deadlines amid coronavirus pandemic

Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax deadlines amid coronavirus pandemic

Beacon Hill leaders will further delay tax deadlines for small businesses around the state in another step aimed at lessening pressure on those hit hardest by [...] Read full article: Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax d...→

NYC to enter 'Phase 2' of reopening Monday amid coronavirus, de Blasio confirms

NYC to enter 'Phase 2' of reopening Monday amid coronavirus, de Blasio confirms

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said “Phase 2” of the city’s reopening plan amid the coronavirus pandemic is expected to begin next Monday. Read full article: NYC to enter 'Phase 2' of reopening Mond...→

NYC freezes rents for all regulated units in response to coronavirus

NYC freezes rents for all regulated units in response to coronavirus

New York City rents will freeze for the roughly 2 million New Yorkers living in rent-regulated units for a year in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The Re [...] Read full article: NYC freezes rents for all regulated unit...→

NYC coronavirus tracing head dodges questions on protocol with protesters

NYC coronavirus tracing head dodges questions on protocol with protesters

The head of the city’s coronavirus tracing program repeatedly dodged questions about why people who test positive for COVID-19 are not asked if they attended t [...] Read full article: NYC coronavirus tracing head dodges ques...→

Rubio Says Coronavirus-Related Business Loans Will Be Disclosed

The Republican head of a U.S. Senate panel overseeing a key business economic relief program amid the coronavirus pandemic said on Tuesday there was no dispute [...] Read full article: Rubio Says Coronavirus-Related Business ...→

NYC contract tracers not asking people who test positive for coronavirus if they attended protests: report

NYC contract tracers not asking people who test positive for coronavirus if they attended protests: report

New York City has hired 1,000 workers to conduct contact tracing to monitor the spread of coronavirus, but they will not be asking people if they have particip [...] Read full article: NYC contract tracers not asking people w...→

Why the coronavirus pandemic can’t tempt us to leave NYC for the suburbs

Why the coronavirus pandemic can’t tempt us to leave NYC for the suburbs

“Do you hear a lawnmower? Does anyone else hear that?” This happened a few weeks ago. Someone was presenting a meeting on Zoom. And a senior leader couldn’t fo [...] Read full article: Why the coronavirus pandemic can’t tempt...→

Fed worries about small business failures due to coronavirus

Fed worries about small business failures due to coronavirus

A large number of small US businesses could fail during the coronavirus recession, the Federal Reserve said on Friday, slowing recovery and creating lasting da [...] Read full article: Fed worries about small business failure...→

In NYC, block-party vibe the new normal amid coronavirus reopenings

In NYC, block-party vibe the new normal amid coronavirus reopenings

In Manhattan’s Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood, after a period of tragedy and isolation, it’s time to party. On a late Friday afternoon, there is joy and fraternit [...] Read full article: In NYC, block-party vibe the new normal ...→

Data suggests George Floyd protests have not caused coronavirus spike in NYC

Data suggests George Floyd protests have not caused coronavirus spike in NYC

Officials in New York have openly fretted that the massive civil rights and anti-police protests following the Minneapolis police killing of George Floyd could [...] Read full article: Data suggests George Floyd protests have...→

Coronavirus forces Michelin-starred NYC vegetarian joint to close permanently

Coronavirus forces Michelin-starred NYC vegetarian joint to close permanently

The first vegetarian restaurant to receive a Michelin star in New York City has had its reopening plans nixed because of financial strains caused by the corona [...] Read full article: Coronavirus forces Michelin-starred NYC ...→

Fleeing NYC amid coronavirus leaves defectors with ‘survivor’s guilt’

Fleeing NYC amid coronavirus leaves defectors with ‘survivor’s guilt’

“I’ve always laughed at the weak who leave and move to L.A. Am I less of a man now for leaving?” Read full article: Fleeing NYC amid coronavirus leaves defe...→

NYC health officials: Practice safe sex with 'kinky' Zoom parties, wearing coronavirus masks

NYC health officials: Practice safe sex with 'kinky' Zoom parties, wearing coronavirus masks

After a period of tragedy and isolation, New York City just came out with new recommendations for how its residents can have sex. The health guide urged New Yo [...] Read full article: NYC health officials: Practice safe sex ...→

Coronavirus Updates: NYC Schools Eyeing September Start, Split Schedules And Mix Of Online And In-Person Learning

Coronavirus Updates: NYC Schools Eyeing September Start, Split Schedules And Mix Of Online And In-Person Learning

The ideas were laid out in an email sent on Tuesday from New York City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza to principals and other school leaders. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: NYC Schools Eyeing ...→

NYC coronavirus numbers lowest since beginning of pandemic

NYC coronavirus numbers lowest since beginning of pandemic

“Look at that, 1 percent only! An extraordinary day for New York City,” Mayor Bill de Blasio gushed at his press briefing from City Hall Tuesday. Read full article: NYC coronavirus numbers lowest since beg...→

States reopened for business in May as coronavirus death toll climbed past 100,000

States reopened for business in May as coronavirus death toll climbed past 100,000

The nation began to ease back on some of its COVID related restrictions in May, despite the number of deaths rising. Read full article: States reopened for business in May as c...→

De Blasio says 22K NYC layoffs on the table, as coronavirus-related budget holes deepen

De Blasio says 22K NYC layoffs on the table, as coronavirus-related budget holes deepen

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the Big Apple might be forced to lay off more than 20,000 municipal employees due to coronavirus-related budget losses. Read full article: De Blasio says 22K NYC layoffs on the ta...→

NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns

NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns

The 2020 TCS New York City Marathon has been cancelled, New York Road Runners said Wednesday. The race was scheduled for Nov. 1. “New York Road Runners (NYRR), [...] Read full article: NYC Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus C...→

Three ‘Ribbon’ Bike & Pedestrian Bridges For NYC Are More Than A Coronavirus-Concocted Fantasy

Three ‘Ribbon’ Bike & Pedestrian Bridges For NYC Are More Than A Coronavirus-Concocted Fantasy

A wisp of a bridge, suspended by cables, 20-feet wide with a lane for cyclists, and one for people walking is a proposal from a group of traffic planners and e [...] Read full article: Three ‘Ribbon’ Bike & Pedestrian Bridges...→

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Fahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering. Read full article: Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Co...→

Mayor 'trusts' NYC restaurant, business owners to enforcing outdoor dining rules - amNewYork

As New York City entered Phase 2 of reopening on Monday after coronavirus, Mayor Bill de Blasio is placing the onus of enforcing outdoor dining guidelines Read full article: Mayor 'trusts' NYC restaurant, business ...→

Coronavirus Updates: As NYC Enters Phase 2, Most Of U.S. Sees Surge In New Cases

Coronavirus Updates: As NYC Enters Phase 2, Most Of U.S. Sees Surge In New Cases

More than two dozen states have recorded an increase in their seven-day average of new reported cases. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: As NYC Enters Phase...→

NYC Coronavirus Tracing Off to a Bumpy Start: Report

NYC Coronavirus Tracing Off to a Bumpy Start: Report

New York City’s effort to stop the spread of the coronavirus through contact tracing has been hampered by the reluctance of many people who are infected with t [...] Read full article: NYC Coronavirus Tracing Off to a Bumpy S...→

Coronavirus indicators on ‘right path’ as NYC enters Phase 2 reopening

Coronavirus indicators on ‘right path’ as NYC enters Phase 2 reopening

New York state’s coronavirus metrics are “on the right path” as the Big Apple prepares to reopen more businesses Monday, officials said Sunday. Fewer than one [...] Read full article: Coronavirus indicators on ‘right path’ a...→

Summer won’t be much fun for kids in cash-starved NYC amid coronavirus

Summer won’t be much fun for kids in cash-starved NYC amid coronavirus

For NYC kids, this summer will be a bummer. With the last day of school next Friday, the city has ended outdoor, recreational, and job programs for youths of a [...] Read full article: Summer won’t be much fun for kids in cas...→

Hundreds rally for Oxford gym owner who fights to keep business open under coronavirus

Hundreds rally for Oxford gym owner who fights to keep business open under coronavirus

Hundreds of people turned out in support of an Oxford gym owner who’s insisting he has the right to stay open — even as the town keeps his building shut down. Read full article: Hundreds rally for Oxford gym owner who ...→

California pub owner faces charge after opening business during coronavirus lock down

California pub owner faces charge after opening business during coronavirus lock down

South Pasadena police received calls about the business being open, Chief Joe Ortiz said, adding that police went to Griffins of Kinsale three or four times th [...] Read full article: California pub owner faces charge after ...→

Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax deadlines amid coronavirus pandemic

Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax deadlines amid coronavirus pandemic

Beacon Hill leaders will further delay tax deadlines for small businesses around the state in another step aimed at lessening pressure on those hit hardest by [...] Read full article: Beacon Hill adjusts small business tax d...→

Yelp adds coronavirus safety protocols to business pages

Yelp adds coronavirus safety protocols to business pages

The new section aims to help business owners share details on any operational changes that have been implemented to stem the spread of the virus. Read full article: Yelp adds coronavirus safety protocols t...→

NYC to enter 'Phase 2' of reopening Monday amid coronavirus, de Blasio confirms

NYC to enter 'Phase 2' of reopening Monday amid coronavirus, de Blasio confirms

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said “Phase 2” of the city’s reopening plan amid the coronavirus pandemic is expected to begin next Monday. Read full article: NYC to enter 'Phase 2' of reopening Mond...→

Coronavirus Is Hitting Black Business Owners Hardest

Coronavirus Is Hitting Black Business Owners Hardest

Black-owned businesses have received less from federal stimulus programs, and are more often in hard-hit industries like restaurants or retail. Read full article: Coronavirus Is Hitting Black Business Ow...→

NYC freezes rents for all regulated units in response to coronavirus

NYC freezes rents for all regulated units in response to coronavirus

New York City rents will freeze for the roughly 2 million New Yorkers living in rent-regulated units for a year in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The Re [...] Read full article: NYC freezes rents for all regulated unit...→

NYC Apple Store reopens with new coronavirus guidelines

NYC Apple Store reopens with new coronavirus guidelines

Manhattan’s flagship Apple Store reopened after three months of coronavirus lockdown Wednesday — but it’s a far cry from the old experience of lingering for ho [...] Read full article: NYC Apple Store reopens with new coronav...→

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

The city and state severely shortchanged a federally-mandated program designed to protect nursing home residents, leading to the disproportionate death toll of [...] Read full article: Underfunded NYC nursing home program lea...→

NYC coronavirus tracing head dodges questions on protocol with protesters

NYC coronavirus tracing head dodges questions on protocol with protesters

The head of the city’s coronavirus tracing program repeatedly dodged questions about why people who test positive for COVID-19 are not asked if they attended t [...] Read full article: NYC coronavirus tracing head dodges ques...→

De Blasio wants coronavirus data before deciding if NYC will reach Phase 2

De Blasio wants coronavirus data before deciding if NYC will reach Phase 2

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday refused to say whether the city would hit Phase 2 next week — because he wants more information on whether the coronavirus has [...] Read full article: De Blasio wants coronavirus data before ...→

Rubio Says Coronavirus-Related Business Loans Will Be Disclosed

The Republican head of a U.S. Senate panel overseeing a key business economic relief program amid the coronavirus pandemic said on Tuesday there was no dispute [...] Read full article: Rubio Says Coronavirus-Related Business ...→

Retired NYC surgeon spread coronavirus on American Airlines flight: report

Retired NYC surgeon spread coronavirus on American Airlines flight: report

A retired Manhattan surgeon spread the coronavirus on a flight to Los Angeles in mid-March — but no one bothered to warn the passengers or crew they were at ri [...] Read full article: Retired NYC surgeon spread coronavirus o...→

NYC Coronavirus Contact Tracers Won't Ask About Protest Attendance

NYC Coronavirus Contact Tracers Won't Ask About Protest Attendance

NYC contact tracers are not asking infected individuals if they have recently participated in large-scale protests. Read full article: NYC Coronavirus Contact Tracers Won't As...→

NYC contract tracers not asking people who test positive for coronavirus if they attended protests: report

NYC contract tracers not asking people who test positive for coronavirus if they attended protests: report

New York City has hired 1,000 workers to conduct contact tracing to monitor the spread of coronavirus, but they will not be asking people if they have particip [...] Read full article: NYC contract tracers not asking people w...→

U.S. eases criminal record provision in coronavirus business loan program - amNewYork

U.S. eases criminal record provision in coronavirus business loan program - amNewYork

Federal authorities administering business payroll loans as part of U.S. coronavirus relief efforts on Friday eased rules prohibiting lending to business Read full article: U.S. eases criminal record provision in ...→

Why the coronavirus pandemic can’t tempt us to leave NYC for the suburbs

Why the coronavirus pandemic can’t tempt us to leave NYC for the suburbs

“Do you hear a lawnmower? Does anyone else hear that?” This happened a few weeks ago. Someone was presenting a meeting on Zoom. And a senior leader couldn’t fo [...] Read full article: Why the coronavirus pandemic can’t tempt...→

Mark Richard Carranza ‘tardy’ on planning fall restart for NYC schools

Mark Richard Carranza ‘tardy’ on planning fall restart for NYC schools

Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza hinted Tuesday that he and his aides are hammering out a plan to restart schools in September. Better late than never, we g [...] Read full article: Mark Richard Carranza ‘tardy’ on plannin...→

Fed worries about small business failures due to coronavirus

Fed worries about small business failures due to coronavirus

A large number of small US businesses could fail during the coronavirus recession, the Federal Reserve said on Friday, slowing recovery and creating lasting da [...] Read full article: Fed worries about small business failure...→

NYC retail shops readjust to new business climate

NYC retail shops readjust to new business climate

For the first time in two and a half months, non-essential retail in New York City has been open this week. Read full article: NYC retail shops readjust to new busines...→

In NYC, block-party vibe the new normal amid coronavirus reopenings

In NYC, block-party vibe the new normal amid coronavirus reopenings

In Manhattan’s Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood, after a period of tragedy and isolation, it’s time to party. On a late Friday afternoon, there is joy and fraternit [...] Read full article: In NYC, block-party vibe the new normal ...→

PGA Tour Back To Business At Colonial In Fort Worth After Coronavirus Haitus

PGA Tour Back To Business At Colonial In Fort Worth After Coronavirus Haitus

Since hosting its first PGA tournament in 1946, Fort Worth's Colonial Country Club has been host to some historic moments. Read full article: PGA Tour Back To Business At Colonial In...→

Data suggests George Floyd protests have not caused coronavirus spike in NYC

Data suggests George Floyd protests have not caused coronavirus spike in NYC

Officials in New York have openly fretted that the massive civil rights and anti-police protests following the Minneapolis police killing of George Floyd could [...] Read full article: Data suggests George Floyd protests have...→

As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washington Moves On to Other Business

As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washington Moves On to Other Business

New cases are rising in almost half of the states. But in the capital, restless lawmakers and White House officials appear ready to focus on other subjects. Read full article: As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washing...→

Coronavirus forces Michelin-starred NYC vegetarian joint to close permanently

Coronavirus forces Michelin-starred NYC vegetarian joint to close permanently

The first vegetarian restaurant to receive a Michelin star in New York City has had its reopening plans nixed because of financial strains caused by the corona [...] Read full article: Coronavirus forces Michelin-starred NYC ...→

Mall of America reopens after coronavirus closures, with 150 of 500 stores doing business

Mall of America reopens after coronavirus closures, with 150 of 500 stores doing business

The Mall of America was back in business on Wednesday, nearly three months after the Minnesota tourist attraction shut down because of the coronavirus. Read full article: Mall of America reopens after coronaviru...→

Fleeing NYC amid coronavirus leaves defectors with ‘survivor’s guilt’

Fleeing NYC amid coronavirus leaves defectors with ‘survivor’s guilt’

“I’ve always laughed at the weak who leave and move to L.A. Am I less of a man now for leaving?” Read full article: Fleeing NYC amid coronavirus leaves defe...→

NYC health officials: Practice safe sex with 'kinky' Zoom parties, wearing coronavirus masks

NYC health officials: Practice safe sex with 'kinky' Zoom parties, wearing coronavirus masks

After a period of tragedy and isolation, New York City just came out with new recommendations for how its residents can have sex. The health guide urged New Yo [...] Read full article: NYC health officials: Practice safe sex ...→

NY business owner: Coronavirus shutdown has been a 'nightmare,' leaders 'not looking out for the small businesses'

NY business owner: Coronavirus shutdown has been a 'nightmare,' leaders 'not looking out for the small businesses'

A New York small business owner told “Fox & Friends” on Wednesday that the past few months have been a “nightmare” following the temporary closure of her store [...] Read full article: NY business owner: Coronavirus shutdown ...→

Coronavirus Updates: NYC Schools Eyeing September Start, Split Schedules And Mix Of Online And In-Person Learning

Coronavirus Updates: NYC Schools Eyeing September Start, Split Schedules And Mix Of Online And In-Person Learning

The ideas were laid out in an email sent on Tuesday from New York City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza to principals and other school leaders. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: NYC Schools Eyeing ...→

Bronx Business Busier Than Ever After Coronavirus Shutdown

Bronx Business Busier Than Ever After Coronavirus Shutdown

While many small businesses have been struggling for months, one is now busier than ever. Read full article: Bronx Business Busier Than Ever After Co...→

NYC coronavirus numbers lowest since beginning of pandemic

NYC coronavirus numbers lowest since beginning of pandemic

“Look at that, 1 percent only! An extraordinary day for New York City,” Mayor Bill de Blasio gushed at his press briefing from City Hall Tuesday. Read full article: NYC coronavirus numbers lowest since beg...→

States reopened for business in May as coronavirus death toll climbed past 100,000

States reopened for business in May as coronavirus death toll climbed past 100,000

The nation began to ease back on some of its COVID related restrictions in May, despite the number of deaths rising. Read full article: States reopened for business in May as c...→