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De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen NYC — but without a firm date

De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen NYC — but without a firm date

Get this guy a calendar. Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday finally unveiled his plan for reopening New York City but it was nothing more than a vague rehash of [...] Read full article: De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen...→

De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen NYC — but without a firm date

De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen NYC — but without a firm date

Get this guy a calendar. Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday finally unveiled his plan for reopening New York City but it was nothing more than a vague rehash of [...] Read full article: De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen...→

De Blasio plans to taunt Trump despite need for federal funds

De Blasio plans to taunt Trump despite need for federal funds

Mayor de Blasio warned Wednesday that 22,000 city workers will lose their jobs without a much-needed “federal stimulus” — while secretly planning to taunt the [...] Read full article: De Blasio plans to taunt Trump despite n...→

De Blasio welcomes City Hall protest, says NYPD will behave

De Blasio welcomes City Hall protest, says NYPD will behave

Mayor Bill de Blasio said he’ll allow an encampment of a park outside City Hall by protesters demanding $1 billion in cuts to the NYPD’s budget, while assuring [...] Read full article: De Blasio welcomes City Hall protest, sa...→

De Blasio plans to install Black Lives Matter mural in front of Trump Tower

De Blasio plans to install Black Lives Matter mural in front of Trump Tower

Mayor Bill de Blasio is planning to install a massive Black Lives Matter mural right outside Trump Tower in Manhattan, The Post has learned. Plans for the mura [...] Read full article: De Blasio plans to install Black Lives M...→

De Blasio, Justice Department spar over New York City’s reopening: ‘Hope Phase 2 is handled better’

De Blasio, Justice Department spar over New York City’s reopening: ‘Hope Phase 2 is handled better’

The Justice Department Tuesday clapped back at New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio after his spokeswoman slammed a letter from department officials applauding P [...] Read full article: De Blasio, Justice Department spar over ...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio plans to crack down on fireworks

NYC Mayor de Blasio plans to crack down on fireworks

The city that never sleeps has been a tough place to get shuteye due to the fireworks displays. Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio plans to crack down ...→

Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools Reopen

Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools Reopen

Republicans who control the Michigan Legislature will propose a $1.3 billion one-time funding boost to help K-12 schools reopen during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K...→

DOJ pressed de Blasio on religious freedom before Geoffrey Berman ousting

DOJ pressed de Blasio on religious freedom before Geoffrey Berman ousting

The Justice Department urged New York Mayor Bill de Blasio to relax coronavirus rules for religious gatherings shortly before the Friday evening ouster of US A [...] Read full article: DOJ pressed de Blasio on religious freed...→

Cuomo, de Blasio support Natural History Museum removal of Roosevelt statue

Cuomo, de Blasio support Natural History Museum removal of Roosevelt statue

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio are backing the Museum of Natural History’s decision to remove the Teddy Roosevelt statue fro [...] Read full article: Cuomo, de Blasio support Natural History...→

De Blasio envisions Racial Justice Commission as NYC's answer to post-apartheid South Africa reform panel - amNewYork

Speaking to churchgoers in Brooklyn and the Bronx on Sunday, Mayor Bill de Blasio said he hoped the city's new Racial Justice and Reconciliation Read full article: De Blasio envisions Racial Justice Commi...→

Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Holiday For Workers And Students, Announces Commission To Study City's History Of Racism

Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Holiday For Workers And Students, Announces Commission To Study City's History Of Racism

“Structural racism pervades this city in ways that are still not acknowledged and recognized,” said de Blasio. "We have to change that." Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Ho...→

Tammy Bruce: De Blasio exposes liberal agenda amid coronavirus lockdown

Tammy Bruce: De Blasio exposes liberal agenda amid coronavirus lockdown

Fox Nation host Tammy Bruce said that New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has exposed the true agenda behind a seemingly contradictory approach to the enforcement of [...] Read full article: Tammy Bruce: De Blasio exposes liberal a...→

Mark Ruffalo Demands Bill de Blasio 'Demilitarize the Police and Cut $1 Billion' from NYPD Budget

Mark Ruffalo Demands Bill de Blasio 'Demilitarize the Police and Cut $1 Billion' from NYPD Budget

Actor Mark Ruffalo is pushing the effort to defund the police by demanding that New York City "demilitarize" its police force and that the NYPD cut $1 billion [...] Read full article: Mark Ruffalo Demands Bill de Blasio 'Dem...→

NYC Playgrounds Will Reopen Monday With

NYC Playgrounds Will Reopen Monday With "Social Distancing Ambassadors"

"We want to give [parents] this relief, we're gonna start with playgrounds for younger kids, and sometime soon we can go father in terms of our parks and all t [...] Read full article: NYC Playgrounds Will Reopen Monday With ...→

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...→

Let the dogs in! Brooklyn dog owners demand de Blasio to open city dog runs - amNewYork

Let the dogs in! Brooklyn dog owners demand de Blasio to open city dog runs - amNewYork

Brooklyn dog owners are calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio to reopen dog runs as COVID-19-related restrictions loosen during Phase Two of reopening, saying Read full article: Let the dogs in! Brooklyn dog owners dem...→

State releases plan for schools to reopen this fall

State releases plan for schools to reopen this fall

The number of Illinoisans dying from COVID-19 grew by 38 Tuesday while cases increased by 601, as state officials released guidelines for schools to reopen thi [...] Read full article: State releases plan for schools to reope...→

De Blasio backs NYPD chief of department against criticism of response to protests

De Blasio backs NYPD chief of department against criticism of response to protests

Mayor Bill de Blasio picked sides with NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan Tuesday over criticism of his handling of past protests, praising the long-time [...] Read full article: De Blasio backs NYPD chief of department...→

'Huge' virtual graduation ceremony to be held for NYC students, Mayor de Blasio says

'Huge' virtual graduation ceremony to be held for NYC students, Mayor de Blasio says

A virtual graduation ceremony will be held for New York City seniors graduating this year, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday. Read full article: 'Huge' virtual graduation ceremony to be...→

Trump Condemns de Blasio Decision to Remove Teddy Roosevelt Statue

Trump Condemns de Blasio Decision to Remove Teddy Roosevelt Statue

President Donald Trump condemned a decision by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to remove the statue of Theodore Roosevelt. Read full article: Trump Condemns de Blasio Decision to Rem...→

Finally, the Lakefront Trail and The 606 reopen to the public

Finally, the Lakefront Trail and The 606 reopen to the public

The walkways reopened Monday after being closed to try to control the spread of the coronavirus. Read full article: Finally, the Lakefront Trail and The 606...→

De Blasio Offers South Africa-style 'Truth and Reconciliation Commission' for NYC

De Blasio Offers South Africa-style 'Truth and Reconciliation Commission' for NYC

De Blasio is creating a commission for "Racial Justice and Reconciliation just like the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in South Africa." Read full article: De Blasio Offers South Africa-style 'Tru...→

Disneyland workers push back against plan to reopen next month

Disneyland workers push back against plan to reopen next month

Some Disney employees say reopening on July 17 could put them at risk, citing rising coronavirus cases in California. Read full article: Disneyland workers push back against pla...→

Juneteenth to be official New York City holiday, de Blasio says

Juneteenth to be official New York City holiday, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Juneteenth will be made an “official” city holiday starting 2021, saying the day deserves “recognition.” Read full article: Juneteenth to be official New York City ...→

Juneteenth will be a city and schools holiday next year, de Blasio says

Juneteenth will be a city and schools holiday next year, de Blasio says

“Starting next year, Juneteenth will be an official holiday and an official New York City schools holiday,” the mayor said at his daily press briefing. Read full article: Juneteenth will be a city and schools ho...→

Massachusetts State University Plan To Reopen For Fall Semester

Massachusetts State University Plan To Reopen For Fall Semester

More than 50,000 students will return to campus when Massachusetts State Universities open the system's nine campuses in September. Read full article: Massachusetts State University Plan To R...→

NYC may fire 22,000 city workers to make up for massive revenue shortfall: Mayor de Blasio

NYC may fire 22,000 city workers to make up for massive revenue shortfall: Mayor de Blasio

The move would save the city $1 billion amid ongoing effects of the coronavirus outbreak, Hizzoner said Wednesday. Read full article: NYC may fire 22,000 city workers to make...→

NYC Beaches Reopen for Swimming July 1; Indoor Dining, Spas Return on Long Island Today

New York City’s 14 miles of public beaches will reopen for swimming next week, Mayor Bill de Blasio confirmed Wednesday, giving city residents another outdoor [...] Read full article: NYC Beaches Reopen for Swimming July 1; ...→

After an Acrimonious Spring, Baseball Finally Has a Plan to Play

After an Acrimonious Spring, Baseball Finally Has a Plan to Play

Major League Baseball has set a plan to begin its season in late July, but only after an ugly back-and-forth battle between the team owners and players that co [...] Read full article: After an Acrimonious Spring, Baseball Fi...→

De Blasio Shatters Alternate Side Parking Status Quo: NYers Only Need To Move Cars Once A Week

De Blasio Shatters Alternate Side Parking Status Quo: NYers Only Need To Move Cars Once A Week

"We're about to make the biggest change to alternate side parking in the last two decades: New Yorkers only have to move their cars once a week." Read full article: De Blasio Shatters Alternate Side Parkin...→

De Blasio says it's time to rethink alternate-side parking in NYC - amNewYork

Suspended for much of the last three months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, alternate-side parking returns to New York City this Monday — but Mayor Bill de Read full article: De Blasio says it's time to rethink alte...→

NYC will cut supply of illegal fireworks off at the root, de Blasio says

NYC will cut supply of illegal fireworks off at the root, de Blasio says

New York City agencies will work together to cut off the supply of illegal fireworks that have been plaguing residents over the last few weeks, Mayor Bill de B [...] Read full article: NYC will cut supply of illegal fireworks...→

New Yorkers fed up with fireworks honk horns near Gracie Mansion to wake up de Blasio

New Yorkers fed up with fireworks honk horns near Gracie Mansion to wake up de Blasio

Scores of drivers honked their car horns near Gracie Mansion Monday night to disrupt the mayor’s slumber in protest of the recent uptick in illegal fireworks s [...] Read full article: New Yorkers fed up with fireworks honk h...→

Playtime begins again for NYC children as playgrounds reopen for Phase 2 - amNewYork

Phase 2 of the COVID-19 reopening in New York City finally resulted in the gates of citywide playgrounds being swung wide open for children, much to the Read full article: Playtime begins again for NYC children a...→

Ex-US Attorney Berman refused to criticize de Blasio over protests: report

Ex-US Attorney Berman refused to criticize de Blasio over protests: report

Former Manhattan US Attorney Geoffrey Berman refused to sign a letter criticizing the city’s handling of recent protests, one day before Attorney General Willi [...] Read full article: Ex-US Attorney Berman refused to critici...→

Here’s when Disneyland and other Southern California theme parks plan to reopen

Here’s when Disneyland and other Southern California theme parks plan to reopen

California theme parks have rolled out detailed COVID-19 health and safety plans ahead proposed reopening dates in July that still need to be approved by state [...] Read full article: Here’s when Disneyland and other Souther...→

Miranda Devine blames de Blasio, bail-reform laws for troubling rise in NYC murders: It's a 'free for all'

Miranda Devine blames de Blasio, bail-reform laws for troubling rise in NYC murders: It's a 'free for all'

Bail-reform laws and other policies backed by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, which have helped clear out jails and let some criminals back on the streets, [...] Read full article: Miranda Devine blames de Blasio, bail-re...→

Employees Not Expected to Show Up in Droves When NYC Offices Reopen Monday

Employees Not Expected to Show Up in Droves When NYC Offices Reopen Monday

New Yorkers are allowed to head back to work Monday, though many employees are not expected to show up in droves, reports The Wall Street Journal.Real-estate s [...] Read full article: Employees Not Expected to Show Up in Dro...→

De Blasio forms racial justice commission to uproot NYC institutional racism - amNewYork

On a day that he called "a celebration of a liberation that never really came," Mayor Bill de Blasio declared Juneteenth as an official city holiday — and Read full article: De Blasio forms racial justice commissio...→

De Blasio unveils locations of NYC’s Black Lives Matter murals

De Blasio unveils locations of NYC’s Black Lives Matter murals

A similar Black Lives Matter mural was painted in Bedford-Stuyvesant over the weekend, with the roadway becoming a pedestrian-only plaza for the summer. Read full article: De Blasio unveils locations of NYC’s Bla...→

Council urges Mayor de Blasio to boot Thomas Jefferson statue from City Hall

Council urges Mayor de Blasio to boot Thomas Jefferson statue from City Hall

This founder’s no keeper as far as some powerful New York City Council members are concerned. A group of Big Apple local elected officials on Thursday formally [...] Read full article: Council urges Mayor de Blasio to boot Th...→

Mayor De Blasio Says Playgrounds For Younger Kids Can Reopen Monday

Mayor De Blasio Says Playgrounds For Younger Kids Can Reopen Monday

The announcement followed days of complaints from elected officials and community leaders. Some even broke playground locks in defiance of the order. Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Says Playgrounds For You...→

De Blasio plans to taunt Trump despite need for federal funds

De Blasio plans to taunt Trump despite need for federal funds

Mayor de Blasio warned Wednesday that 22,000 city workers will lose their jobs without a much-needed “federal stimulus” — while secretly planning to taunt the [...] Read full article: De Blasio plans to taunt Trump despite n...→

NYC may fire 22,000 city workers to make up for massive revenue shortfall: Mayor de Blasio

NYC may fire 22,000 city workers to make up for massive revenue shortfall: Mayor de Blasio

The move would save the city $1 billion amid ongoing effects of the coronavirus outbreak, Hizzoner said Wednesday. Read full article: NYC may fire 22,000 city workers to make...→

Let the dogs in! Brooklyn dog owners demand de Blasio to open city dog runs - amNewYork

Let the dogs in! Brooklyn dog owners demand de Blasio to open city dog runs - amNewYork

Brooklyn dog owners are calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio to reopen dog runs as COVID-19-related restrictions loosen during Phase Two of reopening, saying Read full article: Let the dogs in! Brooklyn dog owners dem...→

De Blasio plans to install Black Lives Matter mural in front of Trump Tower

De Blasio plans to install Black Lives Matter mural in front of Trump Tower

Mayor Bill de Blasio is planning to install a massive Black Lives Matter mural right outside Trump Tower in Manhattan, The Post has learned. Plans for the mura [...] Read full article: De Blasio plans to install Black Lives M...→

After an Acrimonious Spring, Baseball Finally Has a Plan to Play

After an Acrimonious Spring, Baseball Finally Has a Plan to Play

Major League Baseball has set a plan to begin its season in late July, but only after an ugly back-and-forth battle between the team owners and players that co [...] Read full article: After an Acrimonious Spring, Baseball Fi...→

State releases plan for schools to reopen this fall

State releases plan for schools to reopen this fall

The number of Illinoisans dying from COVID-19 grew by 38 Tuesday while cases increased by 601, as state officials released guidelines for schools to reopen thi [...] Read full article: State releases plan for schools to reope...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio plans to crack down on fireworks

NYC Mayor de Blasio plans to crack down on fireworks

The city that never sleeps has been a tough place to get shuteye due to the fireworks displays. Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio plans to crack down ...→

De Blasio says it's time to rethink alternate-side parking in NYC - amNewYork

Suspended for much of the last three months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, alternate-side parking returns to New York City this Monday — but Mayor Bill de Read full article: De Blasio says it's time to rethink alte...→

New Yorkers fed up with fireworks honk horns near Gracie Mansion to wake up de Blasio

New Yorkers fed up with fireworks honk horns near Gracie Mansion to wake up de Blasio

Scores of drivers honked their car horns near Gracie Mansion Monday night to disrupt the mayor’s slumber in protest of the recent uptick in illegal fireworks s [...] Read full article: New Yorkers fed up with fireworks honk h...→

Trump Condemns de Blasio Decision to Remove Teddy Roosevelt Statue

Trump Condemns de Blasio Decision to Remove Teddy Roosevelt Statue

President Donald Trump condemned a decision by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to remove the statue of Theodore Roosevelt. Read full article: Trump Condemns de Blasio Decision to Rem...→

DOJ pressed de Blasio on religious freedom before Geoffrey Berman ousting

DOJ pressed de Blasio on religious freedom before Geoffrey Berman ousting

The Justice Department urged New York Mayor Bill de Blasio to relax coronavirus rules for religious gatherings shortly before the Friday evening ouster of US A [...] Read full article: DOJ pressed de Blasio on religious freed...→

Ex-US Attorney Berman refused to criticize de Blasio over protests: report

Ex-US Attorney Berman refused to criticize de Blasio over protests: report

Former Manhattan US Attorney Geoffrey Berman refused to sign a letter criticizing the city’s handling of recent protests, one day before Attorney General Willi [...] Read full article: Ex-US Attorney Berman refused to critici...→

Miranda Devine blames de Blasio, bail-reform laws for troubling rise in NYC murders: It's a 'free for all'

Miranda Devine blames de Blasio, bail-reform laws for troubling rise in NYC murders: It's a 'free for all'

Bail-reform laws and other policies backed by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, which have helped clear out jails and let some criminals back on the streets, [...] Read full article: Miranda Devine blames de Blasio, bail-re...→

De Blasio Offers South Africa-style 'Truth and Reconciliation Commission' for NYC

De Blasio Offers South Africa-style 'Truth and Reconciliation Commission' for NYC

De Blasio is creating a commission for "Racial Justice and Reconciliation just like the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in South Africa." Read full article: De Blasio Offers South Africa-style 'Tru...→

De Blasio envisions Racial Justice Commission as NYC's answer to post-apartheid South Africa reform panel - amNewYork

Speaking to churchgoers in Brooklyn and the Bronx on Sunday, Mayor Bill de Blasio said he hoped the city's new Racial Justice and Reconciliation Read full article: De Blasio envisions Racial Justice Commi...→

De Blasio forms racial justice commission to uproot NYC institutional racism - amNewYork

On a day that he called "a celebration of a liberation that never really came," Mayor Bill de Blasio declared Juneteenth as an official city holiday — and Read full article: De Blasio forms racial justice commissio...→

Juneteenth to be official New York City holiday, de Blasio says

Juneteenth to be official New York City holiday, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Juneteenth will be made an “official” city holiday starting 2021, saying the day deserves “recognition.” Read full article: Juneteenth to be official New York City ...→

Tammy Bruce: De Blasio exposes liberal agenda amid coronavirus lockdown

Tammy Bruce: De Blasio exposes liberal agenda amid coronavirus lockdown

Fox Nation host Tammy Bruce said that New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has exposed the true agenda behind a seemingly contradictory approach to the enforcement of [...] Read full article: Tammy Bruce: De Blasio exposes liberal a...→

Council urges Mayor de Blasio to boot Thomas Jefferson statue from City Hall

Council urges Mayor de Blasio to boot Thomas Jefferson statue from City Hall

This founder’s no keeper as far as some powerful New York City Council members are concerned. A group of Big Apple local elected officials on Thursday formally [...] Read full article: Council urges Mayor de Blasio to boot Th...→

Massachusetts State University Plan To Reopen For Fall Semester

Massachusetts State University Plan To Reopen For Fall Semester

More than 50,000 students will return to campus when Massachusetts State Universities open the system's nine campuses in September. Read full article: Massachusetts State University Plan To R...→

NYC Playgrounds Will Reopen Monday With

NYC Playgrounds Will Reopen Monday With "Social Distancing Ambassadors"

"We want to give [parents] this relief, we're gonna start with playgrounds for younger kids, and sometime soon we can go father in terms of our parks and all t [...] Read full article: NYC Playgrounds Will Reopen Monday With ...→

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...→

De Blasio welcomes City Hall protest, says NYPD will behave

De Blasio welcomes City Hall protest, says NYPD will behave

Mayor Bill de Blasio said he’ll allow an encampment of a park outside City Hall by protesters demanding $1 billion in cuts to the NYPD’s budget, while assuring [...] Read full article: De Blasio welcomes City Hall protest, sa...→

NYC Beaches Reopen for Swimming July 1; Indoor Dining, Spas Return on Long Island Today

New York City’s 14 miles of public beaches will reopen for swimming next week, Mayor Bill de Blasio confirmed Wednesday, giving city residents another outdoor [...] Read full article: NYC Beaches Reopen for Swimming July 1; ...→

De Blasio, Justice Department spar over New York City’s reopening: ‘Hope Phase 2 is handled better’

De Blasio, Justice Department spar over New York City’s reopening: ‘Hope Phase 2 is handled better’

The Justice Department Tuesday clapped back at New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio after his spokeswoman slammed a letter from department officials applauding P [...] Read full article: De Blasio, Justice Department spar over ...→

De Blasio Shatters Alternate Side Parking Status Quo: NYers Only Need To Move Cars Once A Week

De Blasio Shatters Alternate Side Parking Status Quo: NYers Only Need To Move Cars Once A Week

"We're about to make the biggest change to alternate side parking in the last two decades: New Yorkers only have to move their cars once a week." Read full article: De Blasio Shatters Alternate Side Parkin...→

De Blasio backs NYPD chief of department against criticism of response to protests

De Blasio backs NYPD chief of department against criticism of response to protests

Mayor Bill de Blasio picked sides with NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan Tuesday over criticism of his handling of past protests, praising the long-time [...] Read full article: De Blasio backs NYPD chief of department...→

Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools Reopen

Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools Reopen

Republicans who control the Michigan Legislature will propose a $1.3 billion one-time funding boost to help K-12 schools reopen during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K...→

NYC will cut supply of illegal fireworks off at the root, de Blasio says

NYC will cut supply of illegal fireworks off at the root, de Blasio says

New York City agencies will work together to cut off the supply of illegal fireworks that have been plaguing residents over the last few weeks, Mayor Bill de B [...] Read full article: NYC will cut supply of illegal fireworks...→

'Huge' virtual graduation ceremony to be held for NYC students, Mayor de Blasio says

'Huge' virtual graduation ceremony to be held for NYC students, Mayor de Blasio says

A virtual graduation ceremony will be held for New York City seniors graduating this year, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday. Read full article: 'Huge' virtual graduation ceremony to be...→

Playtime begins again for NYC children as playgrounds reopen for Phase 2 - amNewYork

Phase 2 of the COVID-19 reopening in New York City finally resulted in the gates of citywide playgrounds being swung wide open for children, much to the Read full article: Playtime begins again for NYC children a...→

Finally, the Lakefront Trail and The 606 reopen to the public

Finally, the Lakefront Trail and The 606 reopen to the public

The walkways reopened Monday after being closed to try to control the spread of the coronavirus. Read full article: Finally, the Lakefront Trail and The 606...→

Cuomo, de Blasio support Natural History Museum removal of Roosevelt statue

Cuomo, de Blasio support Natural History Museum removal of Roosevelt statue

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio are backing the Museum of Natural History’s decision to remove the Teddy Roosevelt statue fro [...] Read full article: Cuomo, de Blasio support Natural History...→

Here’s when Disneyland and other Southern California theme parks plan to reopen

Here’s when Disneyland and other Southern California theme parks plan to reopen

California theme parks have rolled out detailed COVID-19 health and safety plans ahead proposed reopening dates in July that still need to be approved by state [...] Read full article: Here’s when Disneyland and other Souther...→

Employees Not Expected to Show Up in Droves When NYC Offices Reopen Monday

Employees Not Expected to Show Up in Droves When NYC Offices Reopen Monday

New Yorkers are allowed to head back to work Monday, though many employees are not expected to show up in droves, reports The Wall Street Journal.Real-estate s [...] Read full article: Employees Not Expected to Show Up in Dro...→

Disneyland workers push back against plan to reopen next month

Disneyland workers push back against plan to reopen next month

Some Disney employees say reopening on July 17 could put them at risk, citing rising coronavirus cases in California. Read full article: Disneyland workers push back against pla...→

Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Holiday For Workers And Students, Announces Commission To Study City's History Of Racism

Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Holiday For Workers And Students, Announces Commission To Study City's History Of Racism

“Structural racism pervades this city in ways that are still not acknowledged and recognized,” said de Blasio. "We have to change that." Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Ho...→

De Blasio unveils locations of NYC’s Black Lives Matter murals

De Blasio unveils locations of NYC’s Black Lives Matter murals

A similar Black Lives Matter mural was painted in Bedford-Stuyvesant over the weekend, with the roadway becoming a pedestrian-only plaza for the summer. Read full article: De Blasio unveils locations of NYC’s Bla...→

Juneteenth will be a city and schools holiday next year, de Blasio says

Juneteenth will be a city and schools holiday next year, de Blasio says

“Starting next year, Juneteenth will be an official holiday and an official New York City schools holiday,” the mayor said at his daily press briefing. Read full article: Juneteenth will be a city and schools ho...→

Mark Ruffalo Demands Bill de Blasio 'Demilitarize the Police and Cut $1 Billion' from NYPD Budget

Mark Ruffalo Demands Bill de Blasio 'Demilitarize the Police and Cut $1 Billion' from NYPD Budget

Actor Mark Ruffalo is pushing the effort to defund the police by demanding that New York City "demilitarize" its police force and that the NYPD cut $1 billion [...] Read full article: Mark Ruffalo Demands Bill de Blasio 'Dem...→

Mayor De Blasio Says Playgrounds For Younger Kids Can Reopen Monday

Mayor De Blasio Says Playgrounds For Younger Kids Can Reopen Monday

The announcement followed days of complaints from elected officials and community leaders. Some even broke playground locks in defiance of the order. Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Says Playgrounds For You...→

De Blasio plans to taunt Trump despite need for federal funds

De Blasio plans to taunt Trump despite need for federal funds

Mayor de Blasio warned Wednesday that 22,000 city workers will lose their jobs without a much-needed “federal stimulus” — while secretly planning to taunt the [...] Read full article: De Blasio plans to taunt Trump despite n...→

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 may fire 22,000 city workers to make up for massive revenue shortfall: Mayor de Blasio

NYC may fire 22,000 city workers to make up for massive revenue shortfall: Mayor de Blasio

The move would save the city $1 billion amid ongoing effects of the coronavirus outbreak, Hizzoner said Wednesday. Read full article: NYC may fire 22,000 city workers to make...→

De Blasio welcomes City Hall protest, says NYPD will behave

De Blasio welcomes City Hall protest, says NYPD will behave

Mayor Bill de Blasio said he’ll allow an encampment of a park outside City Hall by protesters demanding $1 billion in cuts to the NYPD’s budget, while assuring [...] Read full article: De Blasio welcomes City Hall protest, sa...→

Let the dogs in! Brooklyn dog owners demand de Blasio to open city dog runs - amNewYork

Let the dogs in! Brooklyn dog owners demand de Blasio to open city dog runs - amNewYork

Brooklyn dog owners are calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio to reopen dog runs as COVID-19-related restrictions loosen during Phase Two of reopening, saying Read full article: Let the dogs in! Brooklyn dog owners dem...→

NYC Beaches Reopen for Swimming July 1; Indoor Dining, Spas Return on Long Island Today

New York City’s 14 miles of public beaches will reopen for swimming next week, Mayor Bill de Blasio confirmed Wednesday, giving city residents another outdoor [...] Read full article: NYC Beaches Reopen for Swimming July 1; ...→

De Blasio plans to install Black Lives Matter mural in front of Trump Tower

De Blasio plans to install Black Lives Matter mural in front of Trump Tower

Mayor Bill de Blasio is planning to install a massive Black Lives Matter mural right outside Trump Tower in Manhattan, The Post has learned. Plans for the mura [...] Read full article: De Blasio plans to install Black Lives M...→

After an Acrimonious Spring, Baseball Finally Has a Plan to Play

After an Acrimonious Spring, Baseball Finally Has a Plan to Play

Major League Baseball has set a plan to begin its season in late July, but only after an ugly back-and-forth battle between the team owners and players that co [...] Read full article: After an Acrimonious Spring, Baseball Fi...→

De Blasio, Justice Department spar over New York City’s reopening: ‘Hope Phase 2 is handled better’

De Blasio, Justice Department spar over New York City’s reopening: ‘Hope Phase 2 is handled better’

The Justice Department Tuesday clapped back at New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio after his spokeswoman slammed a letter from department officials applauding P [...] Read full article: De Blasio, Justice Department spar over ...→

State releases plan for schools to reopen this fall

State releases plan for schools to reopen this fall

The number of Illinoisans dying from COVID-19 grew by 38 Tuesday while cases increased by 601, as state officials released guidelines for schools to reopen thi [...] Read full article: State releases plan for schools to reope...→

De Blasio Shatters Alternate Side Parking Status Quo: NYers Only Need To Move Cars Once A Week

De Blasio Shatters Alternate Side Parking Status Quo: NYers Only Need To Move Cars Once A Week

"We're about to make the biggest change to alternate side parking in the last two decades: New Yorkers only have to move their cars once a week." Read full article: De Blasio Shatters Alternate Side Parkin...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio plans to crack down on fireworks

NYC Mayor de Blasio plans to crack down on fireworks

The city that never sleeps has been a tough place to get shuteye due to the fireworks displays. Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio plans to crack down ...→

De Blasio backs NYPD chief of department against criticism of response to protests

De Blasio backs NYPD chief of department against criticism of response to protests

Mayor Bill de Blasio picked sides with NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan Tuesday over criticism of his handling of past protests, praising the long-time [...] Read full article: De Blasio backs NYPD chief of department...→

De Blasio says it's time to rethink alternate-side parking in NYC - amNewYork

Suspended for much of the last three months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, alternate-side parking returns to New York City this Monday — but Mayor Bill de Read full article: De Blasio says it's time to rethink alte...→

Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools Reopen

Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools Reopen

Republicans who control the Michigan Legislature will propose a $1.3 billion one-time funding boost to help K-12 schools reopen during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K...→

NYC will cut supply of illegal fireworks off at the root, de Blasio says

NYC will cut supply of illegal fireworks off at the root, de Blasio says

New York City agencies will work together to cut off the supply of illegal fireworks that have been plaguing residents over the last few weeks, Mayor Bill de B [...] Read full article: NYC will cut supply of illegal fireworks...→

'Huge' virtual graduation ceremony to be held for NYC students, Mayor de Blasio says

'Huge' virtual graduation ceremony to be held for NYC students, Mayor de Blasio says

A virtual graduation ceremony will be held for New York City seniors graduating this year, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday. Read full article: 'Huge' virtual graduation ceremony to be...→

New Yorkers fed up with fireworks honk horns near Gracie Mansion to wake up de Blasio

New Yorkers fed up with fireworks honk horns near Gracie Mansion to wake up de Blasio

Scores of drivers honked their car horns near Gracie Mansion Monday night to disrupt the mayor’s slumber in protest of the recent uptick in illegal fireworks s [...] Read full article: New Yorkers fed up with fireworks honk h...→

Trump Condemns de Blasio Decision to Remove Teddy Roosevelt Statue

Trump Condemns de Blasio Decision to Remove Teddy Roosevelt Statue

President Donald Trump condemned a decision by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to remove the statue of Theodore Roosevelt. Read full article: Trump Condemns de Blasio Decision to Rem...→

Playtime begins again for NYC children as playgrounds reopen for Phase 2 - amNewYork

Phase 2 of the COVID-19 reopening in New York City finally resulted in the gates of citywide playgrounds being swung wide open for children, much to the Read full article: Playtime begins again for NYC children a...→

DOJ pressed de Blasio on religious freedom before Geoffrey Berman ousting

DOJ pressed de Blasio on religious freedom before Geoffrey Berman ousting

The Justice Department urged New York Mayor Bill de Blasio to relax coronavirus rules for religious gatherings shortly before the Friday evening ouster of US A [...] Read full article: DOJ pressed de Blasio on religious freed...→

Finally, the Lakefront Trail and The 606 reopen to the public

Finally, the Lakefront Trail and The 606 reopen to the public

The walkways reopened Monday after being closed to try to control the spread of the coronavirus. Read full article: Finally, the Lakefront Trail and The 606...→

Ex-US Attorney Berman refused to criticize de Blasio over protests: report

Ex-US Attorney Berman refused to criticize de Blasio over protests: report

Former Manhattan US Attorney Geoffrey Berman refused to sign a letter criticizing the city’s handling of recent protests, one day before Attorney General Willi [...] Read full article: Ex-US Attorney Berman refused to critici...→

Cuomo, de Blasio support Natural History Museum removal of Roosevelt statue

Cuomo, de Blasio support Natural History Museum removal of Roosevelt statue

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio are backing the Museum of Natural History’s decision to remove the Teddy Roosevelt statue fro [...] Read full article: Cuomo, de Blasio support Natural History...→

Here’s when Disneyland and other Southern California theme parks plan to reopen

Here’s when Disneyland and other Southern California theme parks plan to reopen

California theme parks have rolled out detailed COVID-19 health and safety plans ahead proposed reopening dates in July that still need to be approved by state [...] Read full article: Here’s when Disneyland and other Souther...→

Miranda Devine blames de Blasio, bail-reform laws for troubling rise in NYC murders: It's a 'free for all'

Miranda Devine blames de Blasio, bail-reform laws for troubling rise in NYC murders: It's a 'free for all'

Bail-reform laws and other policies backed by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, which have helped clear out jails and let some criminals back on the streets, [...] Read full article: Miranda Devine blames de Blasio, bail-re...→

De Blasio Offers South Africa-style 'Truth and Reconciliation Commission' for NYC

De Blasio Offers South Africa-style 'Truth and Reconciliation Commission' for NYC

De Blasio is creating a commission for "Racial Justice and Reconciliation just like the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in South Africa." Read full article: De Blasio Offers South Africa-style 'Tru...→

Employees Not Expected to Show Up in Droves When NYC Offices Reopen Monday

Employees Not Expected to Show Up in Droves When NYC Offices Reopen Monday

New Yorkers are allowed to head back to work Monday, though many employees are not expected to show up in droves, reports The Wall Street Journal.Real-estate s [...] Read full article: Employees Not Expected to Show Up in Dro...→

De Blasio envisions Racial Justice Commission as NYC's answer to post-apartheid South Africa reform panel - amNewYork

Speaking to churchgoers in Brooklyn and the Bronx on Sunday, Mayor Bill de Blasio said he hoped the city's new Racial Justice and Reconciliation Read full article: De Blasio envisions Racial Justice Commi...→

Disneyland workers push back against plan to reopen next month

Disneyland workers push back against plan to reopen next month

Some Disney employees say reopening on July 17 could put them at risk, citing rising coronavirus cases in California. Read full article: Disneyland workers push back against pla...→

De Blasio forms racial justice commission to uproot NYC institutional racism - amNewYork

On a day that he called "a celebration of a liberation that never really came," Mayor Bill de Blasio declared Juneteenth as an official city holiday — and Read full article: De Blasio forms racial justice commissio...→

Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Holiday For Workers And Students, Announces Commission To Study City's History Of Racism

Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Holiday For Workers And Students, Announces Commission To Study City's History Of Racism

“Structural racism pervades this city in ways that are still not acknowledged and recognized,” said de Blasio. "We have to change that." Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Ho...→

Juneteenth to be official New York City holiday, de Blasio says

Juneteenth to be official New York City holiday, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Juneteenth will be made an “official” city holiday starting 2021, saying the day deserves “recognition.” Read full article: Juneteenth to be official New York City ...→

De Blasio unveils locations of NYC’s Black Lives Matter murals

De Blasio unveils locations of NYC’s Black Lives Matter murals

A similar Black Lives Matter mural was painted in Bedford-Stuyvesant over the weekend, with the roadway becoming a pedestrian-only plaza for the summer. Read full article: De Blasio unveils locations of NYC’s Bla...→

Tammy Bruce: De Blasio exposes liberal agenda amid coronavirus lockdown

Tammy Bruce: De Blasio exposes liberal agenda amid coronavirus lockdown

Fox Nation host Tammy Bruce said that New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has exposed the true agenda behind a seemingly contradictory approach to the enforcement of [...] Read full article: Tammy Bruce: De Blasio exposes liberal a...→

Juneteenth will be a city and schools holiday next year, de Blasio says

Juneteenth will be a city and schools holiday next year, de Blasio says

“Starting next year, Juneteenth will be an official holiday and an official New York City schools holiday,” the mayor said at his daily press briefing. Read full article: Juneteenth will be a city and schools ho...→

Council urges Mayor de Blasio to boot Thomas Jefferson statue from City Hall

Council urges Mayor de Blasio to boot Thomas Jefferson statue from City Hall

This founder’s no keeper as far as some powerful New York City Council members are concerned. A group of Big Apple local elected officials on Thursday formally [...] Read full article: Council urges Mayor de Blasio to boot Th...→

Mark Ruffalo Demands Bill de Blasio 'Demilitarize the Police and Cut $1 Billion' from NYPD Budget

Mark Ruffalo Demands Bill de Blasio 'Demilitarize the Police and Cut $1 Billion' from NYPD Budget

Actor Mark Ruffalo is pushing the effort to defund the police by demanding that New York City "demilitarize" its police force and that the NYPD cut $1 billion [...] Read full article: Mark Ruffalo Demands Bill de Blasio 'Dem...→

Massachusetts State University Plan To Reopen For Fall Semester

Massachusetts State University Plan To Reopen For Fall Semester

More than 50,000 students will return to campus when Massachusetts State Universities open the system's nine campuses in September. Read full article: Massachusetts State University Plan To R...→

Mayor De Blasio Says Playgrounds For Younger Kids Can Reopen Monday

Mayor De Blasio Says Playgrounds For Younger Kids Can Reopen Monday

The announcement followed days of complaints from elected officials and community leaders. Some even broke playground locks in defiance of the order. Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Says Playgrounds For You...→

NYC Playgrounds Will Reopen Monday With

NYC Playgrounds Will Reopen Monday With "Social Distancing Ambassadors"

"We want to give [parents] this relief, we're gonna start with playgrounds for younger kids, and sometime soon we can go father in terms of our parks and all t [...] Read full article: NYC Playgrounds Will Reopen Monday With ...→