What are the regions that have already reopened in New York?

The western region of New York and the Albany area will be able to begin phase one of their reopening this Tuesday. Seven of the ten regions of the state already meet the requirements set by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The economic sectors that are allowed to open include construction, manufacturing, and […]

The number of children starving in New York increases

The number of hungry children in the city is increasing. This according to a study carried out by the organization Hunger Free America which indicates that 38% of parents are reducing meal sizes or skipping some meals for their children due to not having enough money to buy food in the last month. The group […]

asks the federal government to send medicine to NYC

During his press conference this Sunday, the Mayor of New York City, Bill de Blasio, dedicated a congratulation to mothers from all over the city. At the same time, he called on New Yorkers to be very aware of the rules of social distancing during the festivities of this celebration. On the other hand, de […]

Community Refrigerator Returns to East Elmhurst

After being vandalized, repaired, and even thrown away in apparent confusion, East Elmhurst residents now have a community refrigerator again. “Being able to help in any way especially with something like food and feeding is so important,” said Andrew Sokolof, a volunteer. The original refrigerator was installed in October of last year in front of […]

NYC to open new ‘mass vaccination’ sites

The mayor of the city, Bill de Blasio, reiterated that municipal efforts were and will continue to be focused on protecting the population of the city. He reiterated that all personnel working in the health sector have put their lives to serve the public and, therefore, they should be listened to in their recommendations to […]

New York man infected with new Covid variant

The first case of the new variant or strain of COVID-19 has been found in New York State, which was initially detected in the United Kingdom and the one that is considered faster to move and contagious. The case was found in a Saratoga Springs man in his 60s, who works at N. Fox Jewelers […]

Over a million COVID-19 cases in NY State

New York State has surpassed one million COVID-19 cases since the pandemic began, according to figures announced by Governor Cuomo. This Friday 15,000 new cases were registered, out of 202,000 tests carried out. The infection rate statewide is 7.45%. Hospitalizations have dropped from the day before, but still number more than 7,800 cases. And 128 […]

New train station enters service in Manhattan

The train station, Penn Station, now has more space thanks to the completion of the project called Moynihan Train Hall. The new station is located in the old post office building, across the street from Penn Station. The space includes terminals for Amtrak and the Long Island Rail Road. The first trains left around 5 […]

Community fridge in Elmhurst vandalized and destroyed

State Senator Jéssica Ramos announces that the community refrigerator, located outside her district office in Elmhurst, was vandalized and destroyed that Friday night. Ramos posted the photos on his Twitter account: “Many of our neighbors depend on the generosity of others to survive these difficult times. They have cut this lifeline. This breaks my heart.” […]

Stabbed inside a subway station in Manhattan

Police have a man in custody, accused of stabbing a person on the Upper West Side. The incident occurred at one in the afternoon last Friday. According to authorities, a 35-year-old man was stabbed in the abdomen while at the 96th Street subway station. The agents indicated that it is still unknown on which line […]