West Village Residents Sound Off On NYC's Stance To Keep Outdoor Dining, Say Structures Bring Excessive Noise, Trash And RatsThe city's plan to make outdoor dining permanent is meeting a lot of resistance from local residents.
Gov. Cuomo Signs Law Extending Outdoor Dining In New YorkThe measure extends a policy put in place during the pandemic that helped eateries stay afloat.
Food Delivery Worker Xing Lin Killed When Mercedes Crashes Into Multiple Vehicles And Outdoor Dining Structure In AstoriaPolice say road rage may have been a factor.
Relaxing COVID Restrictions: Connecticut Restaurants Can Stay Open Until Midnight, Sell Alcohol Without FoodThere will also be no limit on table size.
1 Killed, Several Injured After Vehicle Crashes Into Restaurant's Outdoor Dining Area In QueensPolice say it appears the driver, a 61-year-old woman, got frustrated by a slow car ahead of her, so she tried going around by driving in the bike lane. That's when she lost control of the car.
New York City Council Votes To Make Open Streets Program PermanentNew York City's Open Streets program is here to stay. The City Council voted to keep certain roads closed to traffic at least part-time
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.
Restaurant Manager Puts Speed Bumps In Bike Lane, Fed Up With Cyclists Traveling Too Fast Near Flor De Mayo's Outdoor Dining Setup"They don’t slow down for anybody that tries to walk across," Chu said. "When they see people they just do their honks, and it’s like 'beep beep beep' and it’s not just annoying, it’s dangerous."
Alternate Side Parking, Open Streets Dining Suspended In New York City Due To Winter StormA winter storm warning is in effect from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday with six to eight inches of snow expected.
Indoor Dining Increases To 35% Capacity In New JerseyNew Jersey has expanded indoor capacity on everything from gyms to spas to restaurants, but only by 10%.
Chinatown Businesses Have Uncertain Future As Pandemic Disrupts Christmas TraditionsEven with the frigid weather, many outdoor tables were full on Christmas. But it still may not be enough for some restaurants to survive.
Harlem Businesses Add Flair To COVID-Compliant Outdoor Dining SpacesParts of Harlem are reimagining outdoor dining. They're keeping safety in mind and adding some flair.
Restaurant Owners Hoping New Yorkers Brave Bitter Blast To Dine OutdoorsNew York City restaurant owners are hoping the bitter blast eases up because outdoor dining is back on the menu.
New York City Restaurant Workers Rally In Times Square, Then March On Cuomo's Office Calling For ReliefA recent report conducted by the industry found that two-thirds of New York restaurants will close in the next few months without financial assistance.
Doctors Worry Winterizing Outdoor Dining Spaces Will Increase COVID Risk For DinersRemember, heaters do not circulate air, and if the space is noisy, that can be a big problem.