COVID Vaccine In New York: With Thousands Of Appointments Now Available, Some Local Leaders Voice Concerns About Vaccine HesitancyThe challenge to secure appointments is apparently easing up as thousands of spots become available.
New York City Announces $50 Million 'Community Care Plan' To Expand Senior ServicesThe $50 million initiative focuses on expanding equitable access to senior services.
Advocates Sign Letter To Mayor De Blasio Demanding More Preschool Seats For Special Needs StudentsHundreds of students across the city are waiting for a spot in a special education preschool class.
NYC 'Summer Rising' Program Combines School And Camp OpportunitiesThe city expects as many as 200,000 children to enroll in the initiative, which will replace its traditional summer school and camp programs.
De Blasio Says Solution To Spike In Gun Violence Is Courts, Economy And COVID Recovery; Security Expert Throws 'The BS Flag' On ThatManny Gomez, a top security expert, tells CBS2 the mayor's promises to fix things are pie in the sky unless cops are given more support.
Tri-State Area Reports Steady Progress In COVID Vaccination Effort As Eligibility ExpandsIn New York, 4.7 million people have been fully vaccinated. That’s just under 24% of the state.
Road To Reopening: Luna Park Welcomes Back Guests For Family Fun In Coney IslandThe park has been waiting since October 2019 to welcome back guests, and it's added six new, family-friend rides for Opening Day.
NYC Rolls Out Revised Plan For COVID School Closures, Ahead Of Enrollment Deadline For In-Person ClassesNew York City unveiled Thursday new guidelines to determine when public schools must close because of coronavirus cases.
COVID Vaccine: City Rolls Out Bus To Get As Many Hard-To-Reach New Yorkers Vaccinated As PossibleA new mobile vaccine bus is rolling around the five boroughs trying to get as many people as possible to roll up their sleeves and get a COVID-19 shot.
New York City Public Beaches Will Be Open For Memorial Day Weekend, Pools In JuneMayor Bill de Blasio says the city's eight public beaches will be open in time for Memorial Day Weekend on May 29.
New York City Cleanup Corps Will Create 10,000 Jobs For New Yorkers, Mayor De Blasio SaysThe mayor says the goal is to help people get back to work while restoring pride in public places.
Mayor Bill De Blasio Says City Will Stop Using Hotels As Homeless Shelters, 'A Little More Work' Needed Before Offering TimelineTuesday morning, Mayor Bill De Blasio conceded hotels do not make good shelters. He promised a return to higher capacity traditional shelters but without saying exactly when.
New York City Public Schools Doing Away With '2-Case Rule' For Coronavirus-Related ClosuresSchools had been forced to shut down for 10 days if two positive cases were detected.
De Blasio Blasts Cuomo Over Reports Saying Governor's New Book Paints Unflattering Picture Of NYC MayorThe state's best-known frenemies are at it again.
CDC Director Says 4th COVID Surge A Threat; Pres. Biden Says Some States Should Pause ReopeningThe nation's top doctor pleaded with states Monday to pause reopening plans as a fourth surge of the coronavirus threatens the country.