COVID In NYC: In Response To New Restrictions, Staten Island Restaurant Declares Itself An 'Autonomous Zone'As local COVID-19 cases continue to spike, parts of Staten Island are now in an orange zone.
Despite COVID Warnings, Many Still Traveling This Thanksgiving: 'There's Nothing That's Going To Stop Me From Seeing My Family'So far, the number of travelers is down, but above what health experts are recommending as COVID cases continue to spike around the nation.
NYC Announces $35 Million In No-Interest Loans For Small Businesses, Encourages New Yorkers To Shop LocalSmall businesses in low-to-moderate income communities will be offered $35 million in no-interest loans, and a $700,000 grant will be given to community partners in those neighborhoods.
COVID-19 Survivor Returns Home For Thanksgiving After Spending 7 Months At Hospital, Rehab FacilityThe facility didn't give his full name or age but says he fought COVID for seven months before being well enough to go home.
COVID In Connecticut: State Imposing $10,000 Fine On Businesses That Don't Follow Coronavirus Mandates Ahead Of Holiday Shopping SeasonThe governor also says retailers are being flexible to help keep holiday shoppers safe.
COVID In New Jersey: 14-Day Quarantine Now Required For Travelers From All States Outside RegionThe state is strongly discouraging non-essential interstate travel at this time.
New Jersey Residents Hoping To Get Tested For COVID-19 Before Thanksgiving Frustrated By Long Lines At Testing SitesBergen County Executive Jim Tedesco says help is on the way. Starting Dec. 1, the Bergen County Community College site will open back up for drive-thru testing for county residents.
COVID In New Jersey: Newark Under 10-Day Stay-At-Home AdvisoryNewark Mayor Ras Baraka is asking residents to shelter in place to slow the spread of the disease. 
Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart, Jon Bon Jovi's Message To New Jersey Residents: 'Wear A Friggin' Mask'New Jersey’s first lady Tammy Murphy tweeted a photo of a billboard that’s part of the state’s #MaskUpNJ campaign.
COVID In New York: Staten Island Reopens Coronavirus Field Hospital Not Used Since Peak Of PandemicThe extra preparation comes as the northern part of the borough enters the yellow zone and the southern area is considered an orange zone.
COVID In Connecticut: Numbers Of Nursing Home Residents Testing Positive, Dying Have Tripled Over Past Month“We certainly understand the desire for loved ones to be together over the holidays,” said Dr. Deidre Gifford, acting state public health commissioner. “We are all experiencing that. However, it does pose a particular risk for the elderly to be exposed to individuals who they don’t live with.”