New York Relaxes Most COVID Restrictions After Reaching 70% Vaccination Rate: 'A Momentous Day'Cuomo said fireworks displays will be held across the state Tuesday night to celebrate the health care heroes and other essential workers on the frontlines of the pandemic.
Fireworks To Honor Essential Workers Tonight As New York Lifts Most COVID Restrictions"It's our way of saying thank you all across the state," Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
New York City To Hold July 7 'Hometown Heroes' Ticker Tape Parade For Health Care Workers, First Responders, Essential WorkersLast year, New Yorkers applauded from their windows to celebrate essential workers. This year, on July 7, they can celebrate in person.
Delta Variant Intensifies Urgency To Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19, Health Experts SayThose who are unvaccinated are most at risk and already make up a vast majority of new infections and hospitalizations.
Long Island 9-Year-Old Who Gave Her Piggy Bank To Help Feed Health Care Workers During Pandemic Gets To Be Doctor For A DayDesiree Mohammadi of Syosset looks up to the health care heroes who got us through the pandemic, so much so, she wants to be one.
As COVID Pandemic Eases And Restrictions Loosen, Mask Confusion GrowsCDC and state guidelines in New Jersey, New York and Connecticut allow fully vaccinated people to take off their masks in most indoor and outdoor situations, but leave it up to the individual business to require face coverings or not.
G-7 Leaders Call For New Investigation Into COVID-19's OriginsThe leaders of the Group of Seven countries called for a new investigation into COVID-19's origins in China.
New York-Presbyterian To Mandate COVID-19 Vaccinations For StaffThe New York-Presbyterian hospital system says it will require all of its 48,000 employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they have a valid exemption.
2 Passengers Aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Test Positive For COVID-19Two passengers onboard the Celebrity Millennium cruise have tested positive for COVID-19, cruise operator Royal Caribbean Group announced Thursday.
Push To Get More People Vaccinated Continues In New Jersey, ConnecticutThere were efforts in New Jersey and Connecticut to get more people vaccinated Friday.
New York Announces First Winners Of COVID Vaccination Scholarship IncentiveA few young New Yorkers have just learned the value of their COVID shots.
Researchers Launching Study To Determine How Effective COVID Vaccines Are For Cancer Patients, SurvivorsExperts recommend most cancer patients and survivors receive the COVID-19 vaccine, but there are some unknowns.
COVID Vaccine Hub Opens At Empire State Building With New Perks, But Not Many PeopleOrganizers hoped more people would show up, even giving the first 100 a free ticket to the Observatory.
Younger Patients Suffering From Liver Disease As Women Drink More During PandemicA JAMA study found 41% of women drank more in 2020 than in 2019. In some cases, it cost them their lives.
Consumer Experts: Fed Up With The Pandemic, Americans Are Launching 'Revenge Spending' KickPent up by COVID-19 lockdowns, a majority of Americans have indicated they will embark on a post-pandemic buying spree.