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.
COVID Hospitalizations Across Tri-State Area Reach Lowest Point In 4 MonthsCOVID hospitalizations in the Tri-State Area are now at their lowest point in four months.
Flexibility Key For New York Schools Planning Graduation Ceremonies For Class Of 2021White Plains High School is planning an outdoor ceremony for 500 students and a thousand guests on its 70-acre campus.
Study: Risk Of Brain Blood Clots Is 8-10 Times Higher After COVID-19 Infection Than From VaccineThe Oxford study, which hasn't been reviewed yet by scientists or published, looked at 500,000 COVID-19 patients and found CVT occurred at a rate of 39 in 1 million people after infection.
New York Bars, Restaurants Allowed To Stay Open Later Starting Next WeekSome in the hospitality industry think it could help slow the spread of the virus.
Investigators Working To Determine Whether Johnson & Johnson Vaccine May Cause Blood ClotsWhile that analysis proceeds, the FDA's pause in using the J&J vaccine continues.
Road To Reopening: Curfew For New York Restaurants & Bars Extended, Outdoor Dining Restrictions Eased In ConnecticutDining restrictions across the Tri-State Area are being eased.
New Effort To Help Frontline Pandemic Medical Workers Process Their GriefMany experts believe another crisis is brewing when it comes to mental health during this pandemic.
Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccinations Suspended Across Tri-State As Federal Health Officials Investigate Rare Blood ClotsThe FDA and CDC say they are investigating six cases of women reporting blood clots in the days after receiving the vaccine.
FDA Recommends 'Pause' For Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine After Rare Blood Clots ReportedThe FDA and CDC say they are investigating clots in six women in the days after vaccination, in combination with reduced platelet counts.
COVID In New York City: Health Department Report Details Prevalence Of Variants Across NYCThe agency has identified multiple variants of interest and concern, notably B.1.1.7., the variant originally found in the United Kingdom, and B.1.526, the new variant that emerged in New York.
Pause On Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Forces Pivot In Vaccine Distribution PlanOfficials emphasized the tiny number of cases being investigated - just six out of 6.8 million shots given.
Brooklyn Woman Tests Positive For COVID After Vaccination, Experts Say Shot Minimizes Severity Of IllnessExperts say there are a number of reasons why someone can become infected even after getting their shot.
Road To Reopening: Newark Public Schools Welcome Students Back For In-Person ClassesSchools will operate on a hybrid model, with three days at home and two days in the classroom.
Lin-Manuel Miranda Helps Launch New COVID Vaccination Site Targeting Members Of Broadway, Film And Television CommunitiesMayor Bill de Blasio says it's another step towards the arts returning to New York CIty.