New York Celebrates End Of COVID Restrictions With Fireworks Honoring Essential WorkersFireworks illuminated the sky over 10 locations statewide, reawakening the City that Never Sleeps from a long nap.
'A Momentous Day:' New York Relaxes Most COVID-19 Restrictions After Reaching 70% Vaccination RateCuomo said fireworks displays will be held across the state Tuesday night to celebrate the health care heroes and other essential workers on the frontlines of the pandemic.
Road To Reopening: New York City Senior Centers Reopen For Indoor ProgrammingStarting Monday, New York City senior centers resume indoor programming, with safety restrictions.
Road To Reopening: NYC Parks And Recreation Centers Reopen Next Week, Indoor Programming Resumes At Senior CentersCenters will operate at reduced capacity, and mask wearing is required.
Road To Reopening: Over 11,000 Fans Return To Belmont StakesLast year, Belmont Park was empty. But thousands were there Saturday to watch the 153rd running of the Belmont Stakes.
Road To Reopening: Theater Employees Return To Work As Off-Broadway Shows Welcome Back AudiencesGetting these productions up and running before Broadway can helps everyone.
Yankee Stadium Debuts Vaccinated And Unvaccinated Sections, Kicking Off Big Weekend For New York Sports FansA big weekend for New York City's sports teams started Friday as several stadiums and arenas expand capacity for fully vaccinated fans.
Road To Reopening: New York's Iconic Plaza Hotel Reopens After Year-Long COVID ClosureThe iconic Plaza Hotel on Fifth Avenue is welcoming guests for the first time in more than a year.
Mask Mandate Lifted For Fully Vaccinated New Yorkers, But Private Businesses Split On EnforcementFood services, offices, gyms, retail, salons and more can also increase to 100% capacity, but they must still be able to maintain six feet of distance if not everyone is vaccinated.
Road To Reopening: Discover Long Island Using Art To Help Draw People Back To Local BusinessesLong Island officials are encouraging residents and tourists to visit businesses and sites to help boost the local economy.
New York City Workers Call On Mayor To Postpone Monday's Scheduled Office ReturnWhile the mayor believes being in the workplace will lead to more productivity, others say the city hasn't done enough to prepare and is rushing to reopen offices.