NYC Restaurant, Bar Owners Want To Know When They Can ReopenRestaurant and bar owners are begging for Mayor Bill de Blasio to let them open; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Phase 1 Reopening Limitations Hurting Some Struggling Westchester County BusinessesThe retail scene in Westchester County is recovering, but slowly. The limitations of Phase 1 are working for some, but others won't recover until even more restrictions are lifted; CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
Nassau County Pilot Program Will Allow Streets To Close For Businesses, CustomersNassau County is moving to help its communities recover by allowing streets to close so businesses can spread out; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Staten Island Tanning Salon Owner Opens For Business Against State OrdersThere was a showdown on Staten Island on Thursday, where the owner of a tanning salon ignored Mayor Bill de Blasio's edict to stay closed. Police showed up, but so did hundreds of other business owners who say they've had enough; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the story.
Small Business Owners In New York Pushing To Get Back OpenSmall business owners in New York City say they're ready to defy the rules and reopen early while others are dealing with the restrictions of reopening in Phase 1; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
NYC Business Owners Reopen Early, Defying State OrdersAs parts of the tri-state area begin to reopen, businesses across New York City are getting antsy. Some are defying state orders and opening anyway; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Westchester County Begins Reopening Process, Long Island Up NextWestchester County has officially begun the reopening process and Long Island is next; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Local Business Owners Worry Some Might Not Reopen As NYC Shutdown Drags OnAs California allows retail stores to reopen, some shops in the tri-state area say they'll reopen with or without permission; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the story.
Long Island Preparing To Start Phase 1 Of Reopening On WednesdayLong Island is preparing for its big day on Wednesday. The region has reached the seven required benchmarks needed for reopening the economy; CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Coronavirus Progress: NYSE Set To Open Trading Floor Tuesday For First Time Since March 23Two months ago, for the first time in its history while the markets remained open, the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange closed. Tuesday marks a new chapter -- it's reopening. CBS2's Kristine Johnson spoke with Stacey Cunningham, the president of the Stock Exchange.
Car Rental Company Hertz Files For Bankruptcy ProtectionThe rental-car company Hertz, hit hard by the pandemic, has filed for bankruptcy protection. The Florida-based company blames major debt and a drastic drop in business. CBS2's Cindy Hsu reports.
Coronavirus In New York: Gov. Cuomo Gives Update On COVID-19, Reopening TimingGov. Andrew Cuomo talked Friday, May 22, about when decisions would be made on opening up Long Island and Mid-Hudson regions after 10 weeks of economy shutdown caused by the threat of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Macy's Loses $1 Billion In First Quarter Of 2020The department store was forced to close its locations on March 18, causing sales to plunge by as much as 45%. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
Victoria's Secret To Close 251 Stores After Coronavirus Hit To BusinessVictoria's Secret is among the latest retail chains to be impacted by the economic recession created by the spread of coronavirus. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
Long Island Business Owners Looking Ahead, Considering Changes For ReopeningBusiness owners in struggling Long Island downtowns are getting ready to reopen, even though that could still be weeks away. So what can we expect them to look like? CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Mayor Bill De Blasio Says Phase One Of Reopening NYC Could Start In JuneNew York City has been the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, and now the Big Apple could be close to phase one of reopening; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Gov. Murphy Updates On COVID-19's Impact On New Jersey Economy, JobsWhile the rate of COVID-19 infections continues to drop in New Jersey, the economic toll is growing as now 1 in 7 working-age adults in the state are seeking unemployment benefits from a system crippled by the massive backlog of claims.
Customers Return To Restaurants, Retail Stores In ConnecticutConnecticut took its first step toward reopening Wednesday. Eager customers returned to restaurants and retail stores for the first time since mid-March; CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Hundreds Of New York Small Businesses Demand To ReopenSmall businesses in the city are calling on state officials to allow them to reopen.
Connecticut Restaurants, Retail Welcome Customers For Phase One Of ReopeningWednesday was the day many people in Connecticut have been waiting for -- Phase One of the state's reopening; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Connecticut Restaurant Owners Thrilled To Be Reopening On WednesdayConnecticut will begin its Phase 1 reopening plan on Wednesday. Many businesses, including retail stores and outdoor dining, will reopen with new safety measures in place. CBS2's Dana Tyler reports.
CBS2 Exclusive: NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Answers Questions From Kristine JohnsonFrom coronavirus shutdowns, to business violations, to plans forward toward reopening, CBS2's Kristine Johnson questioned Gov. Phil Murphy on how New Jersey is planning Phase 2 of recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gym In South Jersey Reopens Again, Receives 2nd ViolationA gym in South Jersey that reopened for business in defiance of Gov. Phil Murphy's coronavirus precaution orders opened its door again on Tuesday. CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.
Not Everyone Is In Favor Of Opening Businesses In New JerseySome business owners told CBS2's Jessica Layton they still don't feel comfortable due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.