Mid-Hudson Region Poised To Begin Phase 1 Reopening Tuesday; 'People Need To See That We're Going In A Better Direction'Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano says as much as anything, Phase One signals there is light at the end of the tunnel.
N.Y. Senator Sponsoring Bill That Would Allow Takeout Liquor For 2 Years After Coronavirus Pandemic EndsWhile New York has been on pause, the state liquor laws have been temporarily changed, allowing restaurants and bars to sell liquor for takeout and delivery.
Sport Fishing Is Back In New Jersey, But Be Prepared For Social Distancing Guidelines On BoatsGatherings of up to 25 people are allowed outdoors in New Jersey, including for sport fishing. But some say salvaging the season will likely be impossible.
Coronavirus Progress: NYSE Set To Open Trading Floor Tuesday For First Time Since March 23Over the holiday weekend, a giant American flag and banner reading "Together, We're Strong" was unfurled to commemorate the occasion.
Gov. Murphy: Feds Must Step Up With Funding Or New Jersey Could Be Forced To Lay Off First Responders, EducatorsOn Friday, New Jersey estimated its revenue loss at $10 billion.
Group Works With Area Restaurants To Make Sure Late-Night Health Care Workers Have A Meal Lifeline"When we get there, if we don't order food right away, everything closes and we pretty much have to get fast food or we eat whatever's in the vending machine," one nurse said.
Rental Car Giant Hertz Seek Bankruptcy ProtectionHertz says it plans to stay in business and restructure its debts.
Jersey Shore Businesses Already Feeling The Sting Of What Could Be Lost Memorial Day WeekendFrom the beach to the boardwalk, it is clear the Memorial Day weekend is going to be different in Jersey Shore communities.
Study Finds Low-Income Communities Hit Hard By COVID-19 Are Also Suffering FinanciallyThe study found while more than half the jobs in those hard-hit industries are physically located in Manhattan, more than 80% of their workers live in the other four boroughs.
Gov. Cuomo: Long Island Business Could Start Reopening Next Week; NYC Inching Forward, Changes Required MetricsGov. Andrew Cuomo made the assessment about Nassau and Suffolk counties, as well as the Mid-Hudson region, during his Friday COVID-19 briefing.
Demanding Answers: New York Officials Still Say It's Feds' Job To Monitor International Passengers, But Customs, CDC Not TalkingHundreds of international flights that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has blamed for causing the coronavirus outbreak continue to fly to our area.
Macy's Loses $1 Billion In First Quarter Of 2020The department store was forced to close its locations on March 18, causing sales to plunge by as much as 45%.
Another 4 Million Americans Now Seeking Unemployment Benefits, 43 Million Since Outbreak BeganThe total number of people applying for aid to more than 43 million, on a seasonally adjusted basis, since the coronavirus pandemic spread across the nation.
Retail Apocalypse: Victoria's Secret, Bath & Body Works To Close Hundreds Of StoresNeiman Marcus has become the first American department store to file for bankruptcy protection during the coronavirus pandemic.
New Jersey Loses 757,700 Jobs In April, Now 1 in 7 Workers Seeking Unemployment BenefitsAn estimated 70,000 people were already out of work before coronavirus hit New Jersey, causing labor numbers from fall from best-ever 10 months ago to worst-ever now.