NYC Retail Zones: Midtown Has Been Empty, but Other Areas Have Bounced Back

Shopping locally has helped foot traffic in some commercial districts across the city return almost to prepandemic levels.

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New York Renters in Covid Hot Spots Are Four Times More Likely to Face Eviction

An analysis of court data shows that the areas hit hardest by the virus, largely Black and Latino neighborhoods, have the most eviction cases.

#assn-for-neighborhood-and-housing-development, #bronx-nyc, #evictions, #new-york-city, #queens-nyc, #real-estate-commercial, #real-estate-and-housing-residential, #renting-and-leasing-real-estate, #staten-island-nyc, #unemployment

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The Unrelenting Spread of the Virus in Dozens of ZIP Codes

The scramble to vaccinate New Yorkers has not yet had a significant impact on rising rates of positive tests in many city neighborhoods.

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Inside a Nursing Home as Vaccine Arrives: ‘I Hope Everybody Takes It’

At a Staten Island facility that was hit hard by the coronavirus, residents and staff members lined up to get a dose of the Covid vaccine. Here’s how the day went.

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G.O.P. Candidate Under Fire for Saying ‘Heil Hitler’ at Virus Protest

Leticia Remauro, who is running for Staten Island borough president, has apologized for making a “bad analogy.”

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Former Rep. Max Rose Says He Will Not Run for New York City Mayor

Mr. Rose, a Democrat who lost re-election for his House seat in Staten Island, had said a mayoral bid would be an “underdog campaign.”

#elections-mayors, #new-york-city, #rose-max-1986, #staten-island-nyc

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Her Father Had a Theory About Her Killing. Then Came the Arrest.

Ola Salem’s body was found in a Staten Island park last year. Her father said she had talked about being followed on the highway.

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Rep. Max Rose Launches Exploratory Bid to Run for N.Y.C. Mayor

The congressman, who lost his re-election bid last month, is casting himself as a blunt populist who would end New York’s cycle of “broken politics.”

#democratic-party, #elections-mayors, #new-york-city, #politics-and-government, #primaries-and-caucuses, #rose-max-1986, #staten-island-nyc

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After Defying Virus Rules, Bar Manager Drives Car Into Sheriff’s Deputy

The manager of Mac’s Public House on Staten Island hit the deputy while fleeing from arrest after authorities confronted him, the sheriff said.

#attacks-on-police, #bars-and-nightclubs, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #macs-public-house-staten-island-ny-bar, #presti-daniel, #shutdowns-institutional, #staten-island-nyc

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Tenants Sue Trump Over Scheme That Drove Up Their Rents

The latest legal front against the outbound president involves a maneuver that earned him and his siblings millions while lowering their taxes.

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Mac’s Public House Manager Arrested on Staten Island Over Covid Violations

Mac’s Public House was shut down after the owner and manager refused to follow virus restrictions. Supporters rallied outside the bar Wednesday night.

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Coronavirus in N.Y.: Latest Updates

Upper Manhattan and the southern part of Staten Island face stricter restrictions as officials battle a second wave of the outbreak. 

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Emergency Hospital Reopening on Staten Island to Handle 2nd Wave

In a move that recalls the pandemic’s peak in the spring, the hospital is reopening to handle a surge of coronavirus patients in the borough.

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Sex-Abuse Claims Against Boy Scouts Now Surpass 81,000

The deluge of sex-abuse filings, coming ahead of a bankruptcy deadline, far surpasses the number of claims filed in Catholic Church cases.

#boy-scouts, #child-abuse-and-neglect, #girl-scouts, #oregon, #roman-catholic-church, #sex-crimes, #staten-island-nyc

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Rep. Max Rose Is Defeated as Republicans Take Back N.Y.C. Seat

Nicole Malliotakis, a Republican state assemblywoman, flipped a district that is considered the most conservative in New York City.

#democratic-party, #elections, #malliotakis-nicole, #new-york-city, #republican-party, #rose-max-1986, #staten-island-nyc, #united-states-politics-and-government

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How N.Y.C.’s Conservative Bastion Became a Virus Hot Spot

Staten Island has bristled at Covid-19 restrictions, but now has the highest positive test rate in the city.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #cuomo-andrew-m, #de-blasio-bill, #malliotakis-nicole, #staten-island-nyc

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40 Dead, Now 40 Laid Off: Inside a Nursing Home in Crisis

They came to work when death counts were horrific and the risks enormous. Now they fear for their jobs. At one home, they agreed to speak out.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #elder-care, #layoffs-and-job-reductions, #new-york-city, #nursing-homes, #staten-island-nyc, #workplace-hazards-and-violations

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Halloween’s Not Canceled: Here’s How to Make It Spooky but Safe

Movies, podcasts, cemetery walks and more: Our guide to enjoying a socially distant fright fest.

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Rep. Max Rose Seeks 2nd Term by Targeting Fellow Democrat: De Blasio

The Republican candidate is Nicole Malliotakis, but in a conservative congressional district, Mr. Rose is also happy to run against the mayor.

#elections-house-of-representatives, #malliotakis-nicole, #new-york-city, #political-advertising, #rose-max-1986, #staten-island-nyc

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Are New Yorkers Wearing Masks? Here’s What We Found in Each Borough

Over several days this summer, The New York Times tallied the face-covering status of over 7,000 people at 14 spots across the city.

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How the World’s Largest Garbage Dump in Staten Island Became a Green Oasis

The radical fix for a noxious landfill in Staten Island: Bury the trash, plant some grass and do nothing for 20 years.

#area-planning-and-renewal, #fresh-kills-landfill-staten-island-ny, #freshkills-park-staten-island-ny, #parks-and-other-recreation-areas, #staten-island-nyc, #waste-materials-and-disposal, #wetlands

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Colin Jost Knows What He Has: ‘A Very Punchable Face’

In a new memoir, the “Saturday Night Live” star and Weekend Update anchor contemplates a life and career that are still in flux.

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A Bit of Relief: The Long Distance Chorus

How the elementary school students of Staten Island’s P.S. 22 Chorus are harmonizing through the pandemic.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #education-k-12, #music, #public-school-22-staten-island-ny, #quarantines, #staten-island-nyc

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Keeping a Distance, From Everything but Nature

As warm weather beckons, New York City residents are slowly venturing back outdoors. We suggest some spots families can enjoy while staying safe.

#birds, #brooklyn-nyc, #cemeteries, #coney-island-brooklyn-ny, #green-wood-cemetery-brooklyn-ny, #historic-buildings-and-sites, #inwood-hill-park-manhattan-ny, #jamaica-bay-wildlife-refuge-queens-ny, #parks-and-other-recreation-areas, #prospect-park-brooklyn-ny, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #snug-harbor-cultural-center, #staten-island-nyc, #urban-areas

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Representative Max Rose’s Son Was Born Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Representative Max Rose of New York and his wife welcomed a son and are now juggling parenthood and Congress during the age of coronavirus.

#adoptions, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #coronavirus-aid-relief-and-economic-security-act-2020, #house-of-representatives, #parenting, #rose-max-1986, #staten-island-nyc, #united-states-politics-and-government

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Call Them the Wildcat Strikes of the Coronavirus Era

The protests at Amazon and elsewhere over working conditions and low pay have been small, but they aren’t inconsequential.

#amalgamated-transit-union, #amazon-com-inc, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #delivery-services, #detroit-mich, #instacart, #labor-and-jobs, #organized-labor, #staten-island-nyc, #strikes, #wages-and-salaries, #workplace-hazards-and-violations

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Guerrilla Golfers Sneak Onto Greens Closed by Pandemic

Half of all golf courses are shut down. But across America — and especially in Florida — renegades are still getting their fix.

#brockton-mass, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #golf, #palm-beach-fla, #staten-island-nyc

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