American Museum Of Natural History Planning September Reopening, Awaiting Approval From City And StateThe dates are pending approval from New York State and the city, which have not officially given a green light for museums to reopen.
New York City Reveals Response Plan For COVID-19 Cases In SchoolsSchools will also be required to have precautions in place for preventing the spread of the coronavirus.
Small Business Owners In NYC Plead With Officials For Help To Stay AfloatSmall business owners are threatened with extinction, pleading with Gov. Andrew Cuomo to do something, find a solution. 
Gov. Cuomo: State Task Force Cites More Than 100 New York City And Long Island Bars, Restaurants For Social Distancing ViolationsCuomo said the State Liquor Authority will meet tomorrow to discuss potential liquor license suspensions.
Food Court Vendors In New York, New Jersey Call For Malls To Open Up Seating To CustomersMany Palisades Center food vendors signed a letter to Gov. Andrew Cuomo pleading for help.
Governor Says 'Cuomo Chips' Don't Count For Bars Trying To Follow Food MandateCuomo vowed to step up the state's crackdown on bars and restaurants breaking the rules after videos showed people partying outside overcrowded establishments and not social distancing.
New Jersey Allows Yoga Studios To Reopen, But Guidelines Affecting Businesses DifferentlyYoga and pilates studios are back open in New Jersey after being shut down for months. That's good news for some,  but bad for others.
Chinatown Community Organizes Neighborhood Cleanup To Keep Streets Clean For Curbside DiningChinatown has always been a hot spot for tourists and great food, but many have stopped coming to the area since December, when COVID-19 hit overseas. Now, the community is getting down and dirty to clean the streets.
Gov. Cuomo Warns Young People Ignoring Social Distancing Rules Pose Unnecessary Risks As New York's Infection Rate FallsCuomo said the state is monitoring rising COVID-19 rates among younger people, specifically 21 to 30-year-olds - the only age group that saw a significant spike over the last two weeks.
Liberty Island Among Outdoor Attractions To Reopen As NYC Enters Phase 4Phase 4 allows low-risk outdoor attractions, like zoos and botanical gardens, to reopen, too - places where people can practice social distancing.
Road To Reopening: New York City Set To Enter Phase 4 MondayGov. Andrew Cuomo joined Mayor Bill de Blasio in giving Phase 4 the green light, but there will be some major limitations.