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Pandemic May Force New York City to Lay Off 22,000 Workers

Pandemic May Force New York City to Lay Off 22,000 Workers

“We are running out of options here,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said, referring to the economic impact of the outbreak. “That is the blunt truth.” Read full article: Pandemic May Force New York City to Lay ...→

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...→

New York City beaches will open for swimming starting July 1 - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday that New York City beaches will be open for swimming starting on July 1.  Beach-goers will still be required Read full article: New York City beaches will open for swim...→

Michigan mayor resigns over race comment during City Council vote

Michigan mayor resigns over race comment during City Council vote

A Michigan mayor has resigned amid criticism for saying she’d be “crucified” if she didn’t vote to reappoint a black city official. Beth Bashert stepped down a [...] Read full article: Michigan mayor resigns over race comment...→

Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Ban Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo From Future City Employment

Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Ban Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo From Future City Employment

The Chicago Police Board voted unanimously last fall to fire Rialmo, nearly four years after he shot and killed 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier and an innocent b [...] Read full article: Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lig...→

New York City To Honor Class Of 2020 With Citywide Graduation Ceremony On June 30

New York City To Honor Class Of 2020 With Citywide Graduation Ceremony On June 30

Guest speakers include Lin-Manuel Miranda, Pitbull, Kenan Thompson, Nick Kroll, Angela Yee, Tina Fey, Andy Cohen and more, according to the mayor’s press relea [...] Read full article: New York City To Honor Class Of 2020 Wit...→

7 More New York Counties Move to Phase III, Reopening Indoor Dining and Spas

7 More New York Counties Move to Phase III, Reopening Indoor Dining and Spas

New York’s Mid-Hudson region moves to Phase III Tuesday, reopening indoor dining and personal care services like nail salons and massage parlors (with restrict [...] Read full article: 7 More New York Counties Move to Phase I...→

Black Graduate Student Records Racist Rant While Walking in New York City

Black Graduate Student Records Racist Rant While Walking in New York City

Kathryn Graves was walking down the street in Manhattan Saturday afternoon when she was met with a racist tirade. The Black Yale graduate student says she was [...] Read full article: Black Graduate Student Records Racist Ra...→

Mayor Lightfoot Discusses Chicago's Move Into Phase Four of Reopening Plan

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot discusses the city’s decision to move into Phase Four of the coronavirus reopening plan.... Under Phase Four guidelines in the “Re [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot Discusses Chicago's Move...→

Ready to Dive Back In? Long Beach City Pools to Reopen Next Week

Ready to Dive Back In? Long Beach City Pools to Reopen Next Week

Get your swim gear ready! Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine’s pools will reopen with restrictions beginning Monday, June 29, city officials said. “Public [...] Read full article: Ready to Dive Back In? Long Beach City P...→

Mayor prepares to layoff 22,000 city employee during pandemic budget crisis - amNewYork

Mayor prepares to layoff 22,000 city employee during pandemic budget crisis - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio projects that up to 22,000 city employees could be laid off or furloughed to save $1 billion in agency spending for fiscal year Read full article: Mayor prepares to layoff 22,000 city emp...→

Here's a look at some upcoming Pride events in New York City - amNewYork

Heritage of Pride has planned a virtual slate of Pride festivities in New York City after canceling the original in-person plans due to the coronavirus Read full article: Here's a look at some upcoming Pride eve...→

Guide: Farmers Markets around New York City

Guide: Farmers Markets around New York City

Looking for a place to get locally grown fresh fruit and vegetables this summer. Here is a guide to different farmers markets around Brooklyn and the Bronx.  Read full article: Guide: Farmers Markets around New York C...→

New York City is finally eating out again – but al fresco, for now - amNewYork

If you happen to enjoy dining outdoors in New York City, you're in luck. Restaurants across the five boroughs are opening again thanks to a solid Read full article: New York City is finally eating out agai...→

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

The city of Chicago is launching four mobile coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday in a new pilot program, according to the mayor’s office. Read full article: Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testi...→

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

Children are allowed back on playgrounds, restaurants are opening outdoor seating and barbershops are cutting hair again. Read full article: New York City enters second phase of reo...→

More Could Reopen Later in Chicago's Phase 4 If Progress Continues, Officials Say

More Could Reopen Later in Chicago's Phase 4 If Progress Continues, Officials Say

Plenty of changes are expected as Chicago enters phase four of its reopening plan at the end of the week, but even more could be in store as the city continues [...] Read full article: More Could Reopen Later in Chicago's Pha...→

New York City Marathon canceled over coronavirus safety concerns

New York City Marathon canceled over coronavirus safety concerns

The 2020 New York City Marathon, which was set for November, was canceled Wednesday amid health and safety concerns surrounding the event. Read full article: New York City Marathon canceled over cor...→

New Yorkers Will Be Able To Cool Off At City Beaches Starting July 1, Mayor Says

New Yorkers Will Be Able To Cool Off At City Beaches Starting July 1, Mayor Says

The city normally opens its beaches on Memorial Day weekend. This year, the mayor kept them closed to avoid large crowds. Read full article: New Yorkers Will Be Able To Cool Off At ...→

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 ...→

New York City cracks down on selling of illegal fireworks as complaints skyrocket

New York City cracks down on selling of illegal fireworks as complaints skyrocket

As complaints of illegal fireworks skyrocket in New York City, the mayor says he's establishing a task force to crack down on sales. Read full article: New York City cracks down on selling of ...→

Vice President Of Playland's Castaway Cove In Ocean City Preparing For Governor Murphy's Green Light To Reopen

Vice President Of Playland's Castaway Cove In Ocean City Preparing For Governor Murphy's Green Light To Reopen

While many businesses have begun to reopen in Ocean City, amusements parks on the boardwalk are still awaiting the green light. Read full article: Vice President Of Playland's Castaway Co...→

Seattle mayor announces city will reclaim police-free autonomous zone taken over by demonstrators

Seattle mayor announces city will reclaim police-free autonomous zone taken over by demonstrators

(CNN) — Seattle’s mayor told protesters Monday “it’s time for people to go home” and leave the Capitol Hill neighborhood they have established as an autonomous [...] Read full article: Seattle mayor announces city will reclai...→

Partially reopen, New York City bears little resemblance to its former self

Partially reopen, New York City bears little resemblance to its former self

Three months after New York was put into a temporary coma to halt the spread of Covid-19, the city began to allow limited outdoor dining to accompany take-out [...] Read full article: Partially reopen, New York City bears li...→

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...→

Mayor prepares to layoff 22,000 city employee during pandemic budget crisis - amNewYork

Mayor prepares to layoff 22,000 city employee during pandemic budget crisis - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio projects that up to 22,000 city employees could be laid off or furloughed to save $1 billion in agency spending for fiscal year Read full article: Mayor prepares to layoff 22,000 city emp...→

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...→

Here's a look at some upcoming Pride events in New York City - amNewYork

Heritage of Pride has planned a virtual slate of Pride festivities in New York City after canceling the original in-person plans due to the coronavirus Read full article: Here's a look at some upcoming Pride eve...→

Michigan mayor resigns over race comment during City Council vote

Michigan mayor resigns over race comment during City Council vote

A Michigan mayor has resigned amid criticism for saying she’d be “crucified” if she didn’t vote to reappoint a black city official. Beth Bashert stepped down a [...] Read full article: Michigan mayor resigns over race comment...→

New Yorkers Will Be Able To Cool Off At City Beaches Starting July 1, Mayor Says

New Yorkers Will Be Able To Cool Off At City Beaches Starting July 1, Mayor Says

The city normally opens its beaches on Memorial Day weekend. This year, the mayor kept them closed to avoid large crowds. Read full article: New Yorkers Will Be Able To Cool Off At ...→

Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Ban Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo From Future City Employment

Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Ban Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo From Future City Employment

The Chicago Police Board voted unanimously last fall to fire Rialmo, nearly four years after he shot and killed 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier and an innocent b [...] Read full article: Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lig...→

New York City cracks down on selling of illegal fireworks as complaints skyrocket

New York City cracks down on selling of illegal fireworks as complaints skyrocket

As complaints of illegal fireworks skyrocket in New York City, the mayor says he's establishing a task force to crack down on sales. Read full article: New York City cracks down on selling of ...→

New York City is finally eating out again – but al fresco, for now - amNewYork

If you happen to enjoy dining outdoors in New York City, you're in luck. Restaurants across the five boroughs are opening again thanks to a solid Read full article: New York City is finally eating out agai...→

7 More New York Counties Move to Phase III, Reopening Indoor Dining and Spas

7 More New York Counties Move to Phase III, Reopening Indoor Dining and Spas

New York’s Mid-Hudson region moves to Phase III Tuesday, reopening indoor dining and personal care services like nail salons and massage parlors (with restrict [...] Read full article: 7 More New York Counties Move to Phase I...→

Seattle mayor announces city will reclaim police-free autonomous zone taken over by demonstrators

Seattle mayor announces city will reclaim police-free autonomous zone taken over by demonstrators

(CNN) — Seattle’s mayor told protesters Monday “it’s time for people to go home” and leave the Capitol Hill neighborhood they have established as an autonomous [...] Read full article: Seattle mayor announces city will reclai...→

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...→

More Could Reopen Later in Chicago's Phase 4 If Progress Continues, Officials Say

More Could Reopen Later in Chicago's Phase 4 If Progress Continues, Officials Say

Plenty of changes are expected as Chicago enters phase four of its reopening plan at the end of the week, but even more could be in store as the city continues [...] Read full article: More Could Reopen Later in Chicago's Pha...→

Ready to Dive Back In? Long Beach City Pools to Reopen Next Week

Ready to Dive Back In? Long Beach City Pools to Reopen Next Week

Get your swim gear ready! Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine’s pools will reopen with restrictions beginning Monday, June 29, city officials said. “Public [...] Read full article: Ready to Dive Back In? Long Beach City P...→

Pandemic May Force New York City to Lay Off 22,000 Workers

Pandemic May Force New York City to Lay Off 22,000 Workers

“We are running out of options here,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said, referring to the economic impact of the outbreak. “That is the blunt truth.” Read full article: Pandemic May Force New York City to Lay ...→

New York City beaches will open for swimming starting July 1 - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday that New York City beaches will be open for swimming starting on July 1.  Beach-goers will still be required Read full article: New York City beaches will open for swim...→

New York City Marathon canceled over coronavirus safety concerns

New York City Marathon canceled over coronavirus safety concerns

The 2020 New York City Marathon, which was set for November, was canceled Wednesday amid health and safety concerns surrounding the event. Read full article: New York City Marathon canceled over cor...→

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 ...→

Guide: Farmers Markets around New York City

Guide: Farmers Markets around New York City

Looking for a place to get locally grown fresh fruit and vegetables this summer. Here is a guide to different farmers markets around Brooklyn and the Bronx.  Read full article: Guide: Farmers Markets around New York C...→

New York City To Honor Class Of 2020 With Citywide Graduation Ceremony On June 30

New York City To Honor Class Of 2020 With Citywide Graduation Ceremony On June 30

Guest speakers include Lin-Manuel Miranda, Pitbull, Kenan Thompson, Nick Kroll, Angela Yee, Tina Fey, Andy Cohen and more, according to the mayor’s press relea [...] Read full article: New York City To Honor Class Of 2020 Wit...→

Vice President Of Playland's Castaway Cove In Ocean City Preparing For Governor Murphy's Green Light To Reopen

Vice President Of Playland's Castaway Cove In Ocean City Preparing For Governor Murphy's Green Light To Reopen

While many businesses have begun to reopen in Ocean City, amusements parks on the boardwalk are still awaiting the green light. Read full article: Vice President Of Playland's Castaway Co...→

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

The city of Chicago is launching four mobile coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday in a new pilot program, according to the mayor’s office. Read full article: Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testi...→

Black Graduate Student Records Racist Rant While Walking in New York City

Black Graduate Student Records Racist Rant While Walking in New York City

Kathryn Graves was walking down the street in Manhattan Saturday afternoon when she was met with a racist tirade. The Black Yale graduate student says she was [...] Read full article: Black Graduate Student Records Racist Ra...→

Partially reopen, New York City bears little resemblance to its former self

Partially reopen, New York City bears little resemblance to its former self

Three months after New York was put into a temporary coma to halt the spread of Covid-19, the city began to allow limited outdoor dining to accompany take-out [...] Read full article: Partially reopen, New York City bears li...→

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

Children are allowed back on playgrounds, restaurants are opening outdoor seating and barbershops are cutting hair again. Read full article: New York City enters second phase of reo...→

Mayor Lightfoot Discusses Chicago's Move Into Phase Four of Reopening Plan

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot discusses the city’s decision to move into Phase Four of the coronavirus reopening plan.... Under Phase Four guidelines in the “Re [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot Discusses Chicago's Move...→

Ready to Dive Back In? Long Beach City Pools to Reopen Next Week

Ready to Dive Back In? Long Beach City Pools to Reopen Next Week

Get your swim gear ready! Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine’s pools will reopen with restrictions beginning Monday, June 29, city officials said. “Public [...] Read full article: Ready to Dive Back In? Long Beach City P...→

Pandemic May Force New York City to Lay Off 22,000 Workers

Pandemic May Force New York City to Lay Off 22,000 Workers

“We are running out of options here,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said, referring to the economic impact of the outbreak. “That is the blunt truth.” Read full article: Pandemic May Force New York City to Lay ...→

Mayor prepares to layoff 22,000 city employee during pandemic budget crisis - amNewYork

Mayor prepares to layoff 22,000 city employee during pandemic budget crisis - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio projects that up to 22,000 city employees could be laid off or furloughed to save $1 billion in agency spending for fiscal year Read full article: Mayor prepares to layoff 22,000 city emp...→

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...→

New York City beaches will open for swimming starting July 1 - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday that New York City beaches will be open for swimming starting on July 1.  Beach-goers will still be required Read full article: New York City beaches will open for swim...→

Here's a look at some upcoming Pride events in New York City - amNewYork

Heritage of Pride has planned a virtual slate of Pride festivities in New York City after canceling the original in-person plans due to the coronavirus Read full article: Here's a look at some upcoming Pride eve...→

New York City Marathon canceled over coronavirus safety concerns

New York City Marathon canceled over coronavirus safety concerns

The 2020 New York City Marathon, which was set for November, was canceled Wednesday amid health and safety concerns surrounding the event. Read full article: New York City Marathon canceled over cor...→

Michigan mayor resigns over race comment during City Council vote

Michigan mayor resigns over race comment during City Council vote

A Michigan mayor has resigned amid criticism for saying she’d be “crucified” if she didn’t vote to reappoint a black city official. Beth Bashert stepped down a [...] Read full article: Michigan mayor resigns over race comment...→

New Yorkers Will Be Able To Cool Off At City Beaches Starting July 1, Mayor Says

New Yorkers Will Be Able To Cool Off At City Beaches Starting July 1, Mayor Says

The city normally opens its beaches on Memorial Day weekend. This year, the mayor kept them closed to avoid large crowds. Read full article: New Yorkers Will Be Able To Cool Off At ...→

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 ...→

Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Ban Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo From Future City Employment

Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Ban Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo From Future City Employment

The Chicago Police Board voted unanimously last fall to fire Rialmo, nearly four years after he shot and killed 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier and an innocent b [...] Read full article: Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lig...→

Guide: Farmers Markets around New York City

Guide: Farmers Markets around New York City

Looking for a place to get locally grown fresh fruit and vegetables this summer. Here is a guide to different farmers markets around Brooklyn and the Bronx.  Read full article: Guide: Farmers Markets around New York C...→

New York City cracks down on selling of illegal fireworks as complaints skyrocket

New York City cracks down on selling of illegal fireworks as complaints skyrocket

As complaints of illegal fireworks skyrocket in New York City, the mayor says he's establishing a task force to crack down on sales. Read full article: New York City cracks down on selling of ...→

New York City To Honor Class Of 2020 With Citywide Graduation Ceremony On June 30

New York City To Honor Class Of 2020 With Citywide Graduation Ceremony On June 30

Guest speakers include Lin-Manuel Miranda, Pitbull, Kenan Thompson, Nick Kroll, Angela Yee, Tina Fey, Andy Cohen and more, according to the mayor’s press relea [...] Read full article: New York City To Honor Class Of 2020 Wit...→

New York City is finally eating out again – but al fresco, for now - amNewYork

If you happen to enjoy dining outdoors in New York City, you're in luck. Restaurants across the five boroughs are opening again thanks to a solid Read full article: New York City is finally eating out agai...→

Vice President Of Playland's Castaway Cove In Ocean City Preparing For Governor Murphy's Green Light To Reopen

Vice President Of Playland's Castaway Cove In Ocean City Preparing For Governor Murphy's Green Light To Reopen

While many businesses have begun to reopen in Ocean City, amusements parks on the boardwalk are still awaiting the green light. Read full article: Vice President Of Playland's Castaway Co...→

7 More New York Counties Move to Phase III, Reopening Indoor Dining and Spas

7 More New York Counties Move to Phase III, Reopening Indoor Dining and Spas

New York’s Mid-Hudson region moves to Phase III Tuesday, reopening indoor dining and personal care services like nail salons and massage parlors (with restrict [...] Read full article: 7 More New York Counties Move to Phase I...→

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

The city of Chicago is launching four mobile coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday in a new pilot program, according to the mayor’s office. Read full article: Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testi...→

Seattle mayor announces city will reclaim police-free autonomous zone taken over by demonstrators

Seattle mayor announces city will reclaim police-free autonomous zone taken over by demonstrators

(CNN) — Seattle’s mayor told protesters Monday “it’s time for people to go home” and leave the Capitol Hill neighborhood they have established as an autonomous [...] Read full article: Seattle mayor announces city will reclai...→

Black Graduate Student Records Racist Rant While Walking in New York City

Black Graduate Student Records Racist Rant While Walking in New York City

Kathryn Graves was walking down the street in Manhattan Saturday afternoon when she was met with a racist tirade. The Black Yale graduate student says she was [...] Read full article: Black Graduate Student Records Racist Ra...→

Partially reopen, New York City bears little resemblance to its former self

Partially reopen, New York City bears little resemblance to its former self

Three months after New York was put into a temporary coma to halt the spread of Covid-19, the city began to allow limited outdoor dining to accompany take-out [...] Read full article: Partially reopen, New York City bears li...→

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

Children are allowed back on playgrounds, restaurants are opening outdoor seating and barbershops are cutting hair again. Read full article: New York City enters second phase of reo...→

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...→

Mayor Lightfoot Discusses Chicago's Move Into Phase Four of Reopening Plan

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot discusses the city’s decision to move into Phase Four of the coronavirus reopening plan.... Under Phase Four guidelines in the “Re [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot Discusses Chicago's Move...→

More Could Reopen Later in Chicago's Phase 4 If Progress Continues, Officials Say

More Could Reopen Later in Chicago's Phase 4 If Progress Continues, Officials Say

Plenty of changes are expected as Chicago enters phase four of its reopening plan at the end of the week, but even more could be in store as the city continues [...] Read full article: More Could Reopen Later in Chicago's Pha...→