Single-Day COVID-19 Deaths In New York Drop Below 100, Long Island On Track To Reopen WednesdayFor the first time during the coronavirus outbreak since March, New York State saw less than 100 death in a 24-hour period linked to coronavirus-related illness, and other numbers suggest Long Island could be ready to start reopening by Wednesday.
Gov. Cuomo: Long Island Business Could Start Reopening Next Week; NYC Inching Forward, Changes Required MetricsGov. Andrew Cuomo made the assessment about Nassau and Suffolk counties, as well as the Mid-Hudson region, during his Friday COVID-19 briefing.
Gov. Murphy Increases Number Of People For Outdoor Gatherings New Jersey To 25There is good news for New Jersey residents hoping to enjoy the Memorial Day weekend and the nicer weather moving forward.
New York City Could Begin Reopening In Early June, Mayor De Blasio SaysThe metrics or targets would need to keep trending favorably with sustained downturns in hospitalizations, ICU admissions and positive tests.
'Silver Lining In The Cloud Of The COVID': Long Island Downtowns Re-Envisioning Life After ReopeningBusiness owners in struggling Long Island downtowns are getting ready to re-open and re-imagine themselves, even though that moment could still be weeks away.
Connecticut Launches Phase One Of State's Reopening: 'This Is The First Feeling That We Have Had Of Normalcy'Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling says so far, 30 restaurants have applied online for permits needed to reopen since Monday. Twenty-four have been approved.
Coronavirus Shutdown Angst Continues At New Jersey Gym, Multiple Citations IssuedMany business owners in New Jersey are frustrated that they still haven't been given the green light to open.
Coronavirus: NJ To Offer COVID-19 Testing For All At 2,200 Pharmacies, Self-Swab Tests Coming SoonContinuing to tie expanded testing to reopening the state for business, New Jersey's governor announced a broad increase in the number of locations where people can get tested for COVID-19.
As Statewide Toll Tops 10,000 Deaths, New Jersey Continues Reopening With Return Of Elective SurgeriesElective surgeries will resume in New Jersey the day after Memorial Day thanks to an executive order announced on Friday, just as the Garden State hit a grim new coronavirus milestone.
NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety GuidelinesThe Jersey Shore and beaches around New Jersey will be open for Memorial Day Weekend, with social distance restrictions still in place.
Coronavirus Numbers In New York Best Since Early Days Of Outbreak As Friday's Reopening Date NearsNew York State had 488 new confirmed COVID-19 cases reported in the past 24 hours along with 161 deaths related to coronavirus-related illness, the best daily metrics on record since March 19.
Coronavirus SMART Fund: New Jersey's Top Leaders Push For Bi-Partisan Help 'Getting Our Lives Back'New Jersey's senior senator joined the governor's daily COVID-19 briefing to address the big question so many Garden State residents want to know: When will New Jersey reopen?
Coronavirus Economic Reopening: Gov. Cuomo Sticking By The Numbers For His Decision On NY TimingDespite pressure from business owners, regional leaders and crowds of protestors, Gov. Andrew Cuomo vowed to stay unmoved by emotion or politics when it comes time for him to decide on reopening New York State for business amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Reopening: New York's Northern Counties Don't Want To Be Judged By COVID-19 HotspotsCuomo's reopening plan has Dutchess in the mid-Hudson region, along with COVID-19 hotspots Westchester and Rockland counties.
Coronavirus Reopening Criteria Has New York's Small Towns Crying One Size Won't Fit AllEach reopening benchmark requires showing a consistent downward trend that is assessed by region, regardless of how big a community really is.