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Overwhelming Majority Of NYC Public School Children Expected To Return To In-Person Instruction

A survey that ended Friday showed that only 26% of families wanted to enroll their children exclusively in online learning. [ more ‘ ]

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Thousands Still Without Power As Another Heat Wave Hits NYC

Seven days after Tropical Storm Isaias, 19,000 Con Edison customers still did not have power across Westchester and NYC as of Monday morning. [ more ‘ ]

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Early Addition: Hong Kong Arrests A Pro-Democracy Media Mogul

From questionable elections to failed coronavirus response, plus pop-up party bust and big cat complaints. [ more ‘ ]

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Seaport‘s Pier 17 Reopens Its Rooftop With Socially-Distant Mini-Lawns

The socially-distanced mini lawn is free, but the food and drinks will cost you. [ more ‘ ]

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Coronavirus Updates: At Least 97,000 U.S. Children Were Infected During Last Half Of July

The data, collected by the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children‘s Hospital Association, come as schools across the country are weighing plans or attempting to reopen classrooms. [ more ‘ ]

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Brownsville Leaders Got Their Pick Of Police Commander. But Can He Change How The NYPD Does Business?

‘Some of the bad cops, they look at us as animals,‘ says one young man who grew up in Brownsville. ‘You go to work with that perspective and any little thing is ignitable.‘ [ more ‘ ]

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Extra, Extra: Rare Blue Lobster Dazzles Its Way Out Of Death Sentence

Because the blue lobster lives, check out our day-end links. [ more ‘ ]

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Here Are Some Resources For Unemployed New Yorkers In Need

This guide offers help getting your rent covered and free access to health insurance during this challenging time. [ more ‘ ]

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[UPDATE] Thousands Of Con Ed Customers Still Don‘t Have Power In NYC-With More Than Half In Queens

Most households are expected to get power back by 11 p.m. Sunday in NYC. [ more ‘ ]

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Coronavirus Updates: 34 Percent Of Americans Had Little Confidence They Could Pay August Rent

About 34 percent of renters in the U.S. said they had little confidence they would be able to pay August rent, according to a national survey taken in late July. [ more ‘ ]

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Video Shows Gigantic Snake Slithering Along NYC Subway Platform

The snake slithered just few away from another subway rider. [ more ‘ ]

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Day Camps Offer Test Run For NYC Parents Still Weighing Whether To Send Kids Back To School

Going to camp was going to be a risk, but it was going to be a risk that we hope our family can weather. [ more ‘ ]

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Coronavirus Updates: Cuomo Calls Trump‘s Unemployment Relief Order "Laughable" And "Impossible"

Trumps unemployment plan is impossible for New York State to meet, Cuomo said. [ more ‘ ]

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With Weekly 600 Pandemic Assistance Gone, Many Out-Of-Work NYers Are ‘Back To Square One‘

‘I sat in my house, cried, prayed. [ more ‘ ]

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Coronavirus Updates: Trump‘s NJ Golf Club Members Defy Mask-Wearing, Social Distancing Protocol

The United States has seen more than 5 million coronavirus cases. [ more ‘ ]

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20K Con Ed Customers Still Don‘t Have Power In NYC-With More Than Half In Queens

Most households are expected to get power back by 11 p.m. Sunday in NYC. [ more ‘ ]

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With The 600 Weekly Federal Assistance Gone, Here Are Some Resources For Unemployed New Yorkers In Need

This guide offers help getting your rent covered and free access to health insurance during this challenging time. [ more ‘ ]

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[Update] Tens Of Thousands Still Powerless 5 Days After Tropical Storm Isaias, With 95% Expected To Have Electricity Back Sunday Night

Were not going to quit, obviously, said Con Edison president Tim Cawley. [ more ‘ ]

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Some NYC Teachers Say They‘re In The Dark On How To Reopen Their Classrooms

Some teachers say they‘re still in the dark about crucial logistics about social distancing, lunch and cleaning protocols. [ more ‘ ]

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Extra Extra: Trump Signs Toothless Executive Order On Unemployment

The Gritty we need, 1(800) 888-888, dismantling Greek life, whale visit, and more. [ more ‘ ]

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Despite NYC‘s School Reopening Plan, Teachers Say They‘re In The Dark On Details On How To Manage Their Classrooms

Some teachers say they‘re still in the dark about crucial logistics about social distancing, lunch and cleaning protocols. [ more ‘ ]

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Protest Leader Targeted In NYPD Raid Allegedly Shouted In Cop‘s Ear Two Months Ago

The failed NYPD raid that brought riot cops, police dogs and helicopters to a prominent Black Lives Matter activists home on Friday was sparked by his alleged crime of shouting into an officers ear with a megaphone nearly two months ago. [ more ‘ ]

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Coronavirus Updates: COVID-19 Hospitalizations Down Across The State, But NYC Sees Four Deaths

We mustfocuson protecting our hard-won progress now. [ more ‘ ]

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A Majority Of NYPD Officers Don‘t Live In New York City, New Figures Show

New numbers show fewer officers reside in the five boroughs. [ more ‘ ]

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