NYS Comptroller Audit: Up To 50% Of NYC Bars And Restaurants Could Close Permanently In Next 6 MonthsIt's a harsh reality. The coronavirus pandemic is doing a number on local economies.
Stimulus Check Update: What's The Latest On A Second Payment Package?Stimulus discussions are back on the table in Washington, but time is growing short to deliver a second round of stimulus payments before the election.
American Dream Mall Reopens Stores, Skating Rink And Nickelodeon Theme ParkGuests will be able to shop at dozens of stores, visit the Nickelodeon Universe theme park and an NHL-sized skating rink.
Road To Reopening: Indoor Dining Resumes In New York City, As Officials Monitor COVID-19 ClustersThe city has said if the infection rate averages 3% for seven days, it will reassess indoor dining.
Community Members Band Together To Help Business Owners Impacted By Devastating Floral Park FireThey say bad news travels fast. But in Floral Park, restaurant owner Paul Capoziello is finding out that kindness travels further.
Newark Launches Investment Fund To Support Black- And Latino-Owned BusinessesThe city of Newark is taking new steps to boost the local economy.
Restaurants Among 5 Businesses Badly Damaged By Fire In Floral ParkAn early Sunday morning fire wiped out a string of mom and pop stores on Long Island.
City Council Weighs Bills That Would Make Outdoor Dining Permanent, Expand Outdoor Heating OptionsCurbside dining could soon become a permanent fixture on New York City streets.
Stimulus Check Update: Will Americans See More Financial Aid Before The Election?Time is running out on a stimulus package passing before the election, even as the need for another stimulus check and additional unemployment payments remains strong.
High Demand, Tight Supply Impacting New York Gun SalesDuring the coronavirus pandemic we've seen high demand and tight supply for so many goods, from cleaning products to personal protective equipment. And now, firearms and ammunition.
No Laughing Matter: Comedy Club Owners Annoyed They're Still Not Allowed To Reopen, Lawmakers Push 2 New BillsComedy club owners held a rally Tuesday, asking why they're still closed.
Grim Statistic In Road To Reopening: 87% Of NYC Restaurants, Bars Couldn't Pay Full Rent In AugustThe survey came at the height of outdoor dining.
CBS2 Learns Some Of The Heating Guidelines For Outdoor Dining In New York CityAndrew Rigie with the NYC Hospitality Alliance and New York City Councilman Justin Brannan told CBS2 they have been calling on City Hall for months to release outdoor heating guidance.
Glitch Briefly Delays Checks For New Yorkers Awaiting Unemployment PaymentsMillions of unemployed New Yorkers woke up Friday wondering where their money was.
Dining Pods So Close To Traffic In New York City Cause Concerns About Safely Eating OutsideOutdoor dining pods from Forest Hills to Brooklyn have increased business for restaurants, but they also come with some safety concerns after multiple accidents involving cars and diners.