FDA Advisers Endorse Pfizer Booster Shots For Elderly, High-Risk AmericansThe panel had initially rejected by a majority vote over Pfizer's request for full approval of a booster.
CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez Answers COVID Booster QuestionsWhy did the FDA advisory panel endorse COVID boosters only for those 65 and over or at high risk for severe disease?
Feast Of San Gennaro Returns In Little Italy As Vendors Take COVID PrecautionsThe festival on Mulberry Street featuring food, music, fun and Italian culture was canceled last year because of the pandemic.
New Jersey Senator Says COVID Survivors Should Enjoy Same Benefits As Fully Vaccinated PeopleIt's become increasingly harder to go to entertainment venues, bars, restaurants, even work, without the COVID vaccine. With that in mind, New Jersey State Sen. Joe Pennacchio says he’s working on legislation to provide another option.
De Blasio Says NYC Ready To Administer COVID Vaccine Booster Shots Once FDA ApprovedThe nation's top scientists will meet Friday to discuss whether Americans who received the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines will need another dose.
Court Rulings Halt Vaccine Mandates For NYC Teachers, NY Medical Workers; Gov. Hochul Mandates Masks At Child Care CentersMayor Bill de Blasio appeared unfazed that a Manhattan supreme court judge ruled to temporarily block the vaccine mandate for teachers, which requires staff to have at least one shot by Sept. 27 or face termination. 
NYCHA Residents Accounted For Disproportionate Number Of COVID Deaths From March 2020 To June 2021The latest statistics from city public health officials include bombshell numbers about our neighbors who live in communities run by NYCHA.
More Than A Dozen COVID Cases Linked To Electric Zoo Music Festival On Randall's IslandSixteen people so far have been identified as part of the cluster.
FEMA Reimburses $600 Million To Health And Hospitals Corporation For Expanded Capacity, Staffing During PandemicNew York Sen. Chuck Schumer says FEMA tried to deprive the city's public hospital system of the funds because it didn't build or rent new facilities for COVID patients.
COVID Impact: Some Parents In Jersey City Keep Children Home From School After District Reports Positive CasesThe New Jersey health commissioner said Wednesday there have been six COVID-19 outbreaks in schools across the state.
Judge Blocks New York State Medical Worker Vaccine MandateThe judge gave New York state until Sept. 22 to respond to the lawsuit in federal court in Utica.
New York City Officials Celebrate 1st Day Of School, Parents Say They're Still NervousFor the first time in a year and a half, all 1 million students in New York City public schools were expected back for in-person learning.
Paterson, NJ Students Return To Classrooms For First Time Since March 2020There are mask requirements, air filtration systems and students bring portable partitions with them from their classrooms to the cafeteria.
New York City Workers Head Back To Office Full Time; Indoor Vaccine Mandate Takes EffectMonday marked a major milestone on the road to reopening in New York City. 
NYC Vaccine Mandate: Where And How To Show Proof Of Vaccination For Indoor ActivitiesThe mandate takes effect August 17, and enforcement will begin on September 13.