Concern Over School Bus Staffing In Connecticut As New COVID Protocols BeginThe Connecticut School Transportation Association says more than 1,500 drivers from 12 bus companies are unvaccinated, and more than 200 of those drivers refuse weekly testing.
Vaccine Mandate For NYC Teachers, Department Of Education Workers Put On Hold By Federal JudgeThe new case was filed by a group of teachers and is at least the second lawsuit against the city’s order.
Gov. Kathy Hochul Increases Pressure On COVID Vaccine Holdouts As Deadline For Health Care Workers ApproachesHochul announced Saturday a possible state of emergency if severe staffing shortages result.
De Blasio Says City Prepared For School Staffing Shortages As COVID Vaccine Deadline ApproachesNew York City Department of Education workers without at least one dose risk losing their jobs.
NYC Teacher, Principal Unions Warn Of School Staffing Shortages When Vaccine Mandate Takes Effect; De Blasio Says Substitutes Standing ByBy 5 p.m. Monday, all city Department of Education employees must have at least one COVID vaccine shot or risk losing their jobs.
Meghan Markle, Prince Harry Visit Elementary School In Harlem During Trip To New York CityPrince Harry and Meghan Markle spent part of their second day in New York City visiting an elementary school in Harlem.
Understaffing At Nursing Homes Leaves Residents Vulnerable Amid Pandemic, Now Vaccine Mandate Could Make It WorseThe governor is actively preparing for an even greater shortage, working to secure temporary visas for international workers and adjust licensing requirements to bring in nurses from out of state.
CDC Recommending Pfizer Booster Shots For Seniors, Adults With Underlying Medical Conditions, Adults At Greater Risk Of Exposure At WorkYou will only be able to get a Pfizer booster shot if you received a second Pfizer dose at least six months ago.
CDC Backs Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots For Millions Of Seniors And Some OthersThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed booster shots for millions of older or otherwise vulnerable Americans, opening a major new phase in the U.S vaccination drive against COVID-19.
NYC Teachers Union Concerned About Potential Staffing Issues As Vaccine Deadline ApproachesAll Department of Education employees must get their first COVID-19 shot by Monday or risk losing their jobs.
CDC Advisers Recommend Who Can Get Pfizer Booster ShotsNow people at least 65 years old or living in long-term care facilities, like nursing homes, will be eligible for booster shots.
FDA Approves Pfizer COVID-19 Booster Shot, But Confusion Still Reigns Over Who Can Get It And WhenIf even state and federal health officials can't agree on booster guidelines, it's not surprising the rest of us are confused.
New Yorkers Can Enter To Win Free Giants, Jets And Bills Tickets With COVID VaccinePeople who receive a shot between now and October 25 can enter to win.
Judge Lifts Temporary Pause On Vaccine Mandate For NYC Teachers, Who Now Must Be Vaccinated By MondayA separate decision on a state mandate for health care workers has been delayed.
FDA Authorizes Pfizer COVID-19 Booster Shots For Seniors, Others At High RiskThe authorization makes the Biden administration's plan to roll out booster shots this week at least partially possible.