NYC lifts COVID vaccine and mask mandates

New York City took another step in its return to normalcy amid the COVID-19 pandemic Monday, with the city dropping several safety protocols including the school mask mandate and vaccination requirements for businesses. Restaurants and indoor venues, including restaurants, theaters and gyms, no longer have to require proof of vaccination. Read More: Check out more… Continue reading NYC lifts COVID vaccine and mask mandates

5 cases of omicron COVID-19 variant detected in New York

At least five cases of the COVID-19 omicron variant were reported in New York, just hours after the Minnesota Department of Health announced a case in a resident with a recent travel history to New York City. Gov. Kathy Hochul announced the confirmed cases during a joint press conference with Mayor Bill de Blasio on… Continue reading 5 cases of omicron COVID-19 variant detected in New York