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New Yorkers, Once Again at Ground Zero, in Their Own Words

This week in our living oral history, the city’s residents—from the great to the humble—try to come to grips with a metropolis under assault by…

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Police remove “close to a million” N95 masks from Brooklyn house

After a tipoff, police raided a house in Brooklyn and carted off boxes said to contain close to a million N95 masks. CBS News: “Authorities…

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NYC landlord tells tenants in 18 buildings to skip April rent

A New York City landlord told tenants in 18 of his buildings not to worry about April rent payments as the city grapples with a…

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New York City sets up 45 new mobile morgues

New York City is adding 45 new mobile morgues as in-house morgues hit capacity amid the deadly coronavirus outbreak. Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/news/490847-new-york-city-sets-up-45-new-mobile-morgues Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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De Blasio: NYC needs 400 ventilators, 3.3 million N95 masks by Sunday

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) said Wednesday that the city needs 400 ventilators and 3.3 million face masks by Sunday.”Supplies continue to…

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New York prisoners offered $6 an hour to dig mass graves

New York City has offered prisoners personal protective equipment and $6 an hour to dig mass graves, reports Ryan Grim for The Intercept. The best-case…

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Number of NYPD members with coronavirus rises to more than 1,400

The number of New York Police Department (NYPD) officers with the coronavirus rose to more than 1,400 Wednesday, according to the department’s commissioner, Dermot Shea.During…

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Tale of two cities: How San Francisco is flattening the curve while NYC becomes a global coronavirus epicentre

Two of America’s most popular cities had notably different approaches to the coronavirus. The outcomes are now being seen Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/san-francisco-coronavirus-curve-flattening-nyc-epicentre-covid19-a9439601.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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How New York City will keep the lights on

ALBANY — The nation’s largest state utility has initiated talks with New York’s private generators to enter into a pact to keep critical power plants…

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Coronavirus: New York to fine people who violate social distancing rules

New York City residents who break social distancing rules will now be fined, according to New York Mayor Bill de Blasio. Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/coronavirus-update-social-distancing-fine-new-york-news-today-de-blasio-a9436216.html Droolin’ Dog…

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New Yorkers who break social distancing rules will now face fines up to $500

New York City residents who break social distancing rules will be subject to fines up to $500, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Sunday. As New…

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Coronavirus: New York ambulances say they're as busy as on 9/11

Emergency medical workers are making life-or-death decisions about who is sick enough to take to crowded emergency rooms and who appears well enough to leave…

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Ground Zero: How New York became the epicentre of the global coronavirus outbreak

Makeshift morgues outside of hospitals, sirens in the streets and soon a quarantine. Richard Hall reports on the fight against the coronavirus in New York….

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De Blasio’s coronavirus crisis

NEW YORK — New York City’s top health officials were tracking warning signs of the flu, and didn’t like what they were seeing: A massive,…

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DHS is warned NYC morgues are near capacity: report

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) officials were briefed that New York City’s morgues are nearing capacity as the coronavirus outbreak strikes the city, Politico ……

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The battle to save New York from the coronavirus

New York’s fight against the novel coronavirus is also the nation’s fight, as the state — and the city in particular — emerges with “astronomical numbers”…

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Coronavirus: New York residents defy social distancing to play basketball and busk in Central Park

‘You want to go for a walk? God bless you. You want to go for a run? God bless you. But there’s no concept of…

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Facing worker shortages, nation’s biggest transit system cuts service

NEW YORK — The nation’s largest mass transit system is drastically reducing service levels as its ridership numbers plummet due to the coronavirus and worker…

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Coronavirus: Teacher at New York City's largest high school tests positive for Covid-19

Parents reportedly say they are concerned about ‘the potential for a lot of infections’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/coronavirus-new-york-city-teacher-brooklyn-tech-high-school-cases-a9415931.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Allman Brothers’ NYC Show Offered Chance to ‘Suspend Reality’

Derek Trucks reveals mixed feelings over Madison Square Garden performance as coronavirus impact became clearer. Continue reading… Source: https://ultimateclassicrock.com/allman-brothers-nyc-show-2020/ Indie Brew found this story and…

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New York on 'frontline' of coronavirus as NBC News reports death of employee

Bill de Blasio urges shelter-in-place order as state grapples with 40 per cent of all cases in US Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/new-york-coronavirus-cases-map-today-bill-de-blasio-lockdown-nbc-news-a9414316.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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