'I'm Going To Risk It:' CBS2 Finds Many Subway Riders Still Not Wearing Masks As MTA Starts Issuing FinesOne man responded with an obscene hand gesture. Others were camera shy, one after another ducking away.
MTA To Start Issuing $50 Fines To Riders Not Wearing MasksFace coverings are required on buses, trains and in enclosed stations under state and federal law. 
New York State Health Department Issues Mask Mandate For All SchoolsAll students, faculty and staff of public and private schools, pre-K through 12th grade, will be required to wear masks inside school buildings.
Meeting Over Masks In Schools Gets Heated In Wayne, New JerseyConcerned citizens, staffers and parents did not hold back, giving the New Jersey Board of Education an earful about masks at a special meeting Thursday night.
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Meets With Education, Public Health Officials To Discuss Upcoming School YearOfficials say they are concerned about the rise in COVID cases nationwide.
Mayor De Blasio Issues New Mask Mandates For Unvaccinated NYPD OfficersAll officers must keep masks on when interacting with the public.
COVID In New Jersey: Governor, Health Commissioner Recommend Everyone Wear Masks Indoors When There Is Increased RiskIn a statement, the governor also said he reserves the right to take more drastic action, including a statewide mask mandate.
CDC Says Vaccinated Children, Teachers Won't Need Masks In ClassSchools can safely return to in-person learning in the fall, even as they prepare to welcome back students too young to be vaccinated against COVID-19, according to updated guidance released Friday by the CDC.
New Jersey Transit Lifts Mask Mandate For Outdoor Train Platforms, Bus StopsA spokesperson says the new rule is consistent with state and federal guidelines.
New Jersey School Superintendent Suspended After Refusing To Lift Mask MandatesSuperintendent John Marciante said it went against state guidance.
Cuomo Says Kids Can Go Maskless Outdoors At Schools, Creating More Confusion For Parents And Some School DistrictsParents are hearing conflicting information from state health and education officials.