Connecticut To Lift Remaining COVID Restrictions Starting May 1Gov. Ned Lamont says the state will lift all remaining COVID restrictions, will the exception of indoor mask rules.
Jersey City Schools Staying All Remote Until SeptemberJersey City Mayor Steven Fulop was critical of the move, calling it "an absolute failure of leadership."
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.
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.
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.
NYC Rolls Out Revised Plan For COVID School Closures, Ahead Of Enrollment Deadline For In-Person ClassesNew York City unveiled Thursday new guidelines to determine when public schools must close because of coronavirus cases.
Road To Reopening: New York Lifts Curfew For Gyms, Movie Theaters And Other BusinessesThe 11 p.m. curfew for bars and restaurants and the 12 a.m. curfew for catered events remain in effect.
CDC: Fully Vaccinated People Can Start Traveling AgainTravelers who are fully vaccinated don't need to be tested before or after traveling, unless required to do so by their destination. They also don't need to self-quarantine, according to the new guidelines.
New York State Lifts Domestic Travel Quarantine RequirementThe mandatory quarantine remains in effect for international travelers.
Connecticut Now Offering COVID Vaccine To Anyone 16 And OlderOver the past two weeks, the average number of daily new cases in Connecticut has increased by more than 60%.
Pfizer Says COVID Vaccine 100% Effective For Kids As Young As 12The vaccine had the same side effects in children as in adults - fever, malaise and body aches -- but was generally well tolerated.
Judge: New York Must Offer COVID Vaccinations For InmatesActivists say those incarcerated should have had access to vaccines weeks ago, when others living in congregate settings became eligible.
New Yorkers 30 And Older Now Eligible For COVID Vaccine, As N.Y. And N.J. Top New Cases Per CapitaThen next week, on April 6, eligibility will expand again to residents at least 16 years old.
New Jersey Expands COVID Vaccine Eligibility For Thousands Of Frontline WorkersThousands of workers now qualify, including food production workers, eldercare and support staff, as well as hospitality, postal and shipping staff and more.