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Coronavirus Updates: In Response To Gatherings Outside Bars, NYC Launches "Take Out, Don‘t Hang Out" Campaign

Memorial Day is a time to redouble our efforts, not lose our focus. [ more ‘ ]

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NYC Adding 13 More Miles Of Open Streets This Weekend To Increase Total To 45 Miles

The city has now met its initial goal of opening more than 40 miles of open streets as we enter the summer. [ more ‘ ]

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Carmen Arroyo, Longtime Bronx State Rep, Removed From Primary Ballot For Election Fraud

‘The lower courts should have concluded that this is one of those rare instances in which the designating petition is so ‘permeated‘ by fraud ‘as a whole as to call for its invalidation.‘ [ more ‘ ]

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De Blasio Shifts Standards On Reopening, But Cuomo Says It‘s Not Up To Him Anyway

It‘s not up to local officials, Cuomo said. Its a statewide decision across the board. [ more ‘ ]

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Early Addition: Have You Adopted A Vampire Schedule During The Pandemic?

Because bars are struggling to survive right now, check out todays midday links: Elon Musks phone, Tenet trailer, vampire schedules, Gawker TV series, Shane Carruth interview, dog watches movie and more. [ more ‘ ]

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Early Addition: Have You Adopted A Vampire Scheduled During The Pandemic?

Because bars are struggling to survive right now, check out todays midday links: Elon Musks phone, Tenet trailer, vampire schedules, Gawker TV series, Shane Carruth interview, dog watches movie and more. [ more ‘ ]

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Off-Duty NYPD Officer Who Allegedly Shot Friend In The Head Charged With Murder

Allen, a first-year NYPD officer in Queens, was off-duty when he allegedly used his department-issued weapon to shoot his childhood friend five times. [ more ‘ ]

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NYC Adding 12 More Miles Of Open Streets This Weekend To Increase Total to 45 Miles

The city has now met its initial goal of opening more than 40 miles of open streets as we enter the summer. [ more ‘ ]

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Harlem Icon Charles Gabriel Still Serving His Superb Pan Fried Chicken

The restaurant has remained open for takeout during the pandemic, but business is way down. [ more ‘ ]

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A Blood Clot Stopped 12-Yr-Old‘s Heart. Doctors Think She Had Late Reaction To COVID-19.

It is never common for a 12-year-old to out-of-the-blue develop a blood clot in the leg. [ more ‘ ]

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Coronavirus Updates: NYC Beaches Are Closed But Will Surfing Still Be Allowed?

Throughout the pandemic, surfers have continued to ride the waves at Rockaway Beach in Queens. [ more ‘ ]

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To-Go Booze Sales Could Be Permanent Under New State Bill

The legislation seeks to permanently enshrine one of the few bright spots during this unrelenting period of awfulness - being able to walk out of your local bar with a drink in hand. [ more ‘ ]

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Extra Extra: An Ode To NYC Bars, The Best Bars Of All The Bars

Because Trump still refuses to wear a mask, check out todays end-of-day links: CDC test conflation, Haircut Night In America, restaurant industry, new Haim, NYC bars ode, super chill dogs and more. [ more ‘ ]

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NYC Tweaks Summer School Schedule, Sets Aside Empty DOE Sites For Covid Testing

Summer learning up will be moved up by one week July 6 to August 11 for grades 3-8 and July 6 to August 14 for grades 9-12. [ more ‘ ]

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Five Things NYC Can Do To Improve Remote Learning By Fall

We got feedback on what can be done to make remote learning a painless experience. [ more ‘ ]

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More New Yorkers Are Crowding Onto Buses And Subways Despite Stay-At-Home Order

‘The goal will have to be, being absolutely vigilant about your mask use and putting as much distance from yourself and the next person as possible. [ more ‘ ]

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Coronavirus Updates: NYC Food Czar Vows To Hold Meal Vendors Accountable

From the start of the crisis, seniors have complained about missed meal deliveries and uneven quality. [ more ‘ ]

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Yankee Stadium Parking Lot May Turn Into Drive-In Movie Theater This Summer

In addition to drive-in movies on giant screens, they want to have live music concerts, karaoke nights, carside dinner service from street vendors, interactive games, and various themed nights. [ more ‘ ]

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Numbers Game In Part To Blame For Starrett City‘s Dramatic COVID-19 Death Rate

Politicians say the city and state were too slow to act in communities like Starrett City. [ more ‘ ]

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The Best Live Sketches Of SNL Season 45

Check out our favorite live sketches, the best monologues, and the best Weekend Update guests from this past season. [ more ‘ ]

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420 Food Benefit Cards Coming To All NYC Public School Students

‘Relief on food means there‘s more money to meet essentials including rent and other kinds of things. [ more ‘ ]

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Cuomo Says 25 U.S. States And 13 Countries Now Have Cases Of Children With Covid-Linked Syndrome

New York has discovered 157 cases statewide, an increase of 20 over the last two days. [ more ‘ ]

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Coronavirus Updates: Cuomo Warns State Beaches May Reach Capacity By 10 A.M. This Weekend

New Yorkers planning to hit state beaches this weekend should make peace with the possibility that they may be rejected. [ more ‘ ]

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A Guide To New York‘s Contact Tracing Programs

From determining just what a contact tracer does to defining a close contact, we break down contact tracing. [ more ‘ ]

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