A new form of the coronavirus is spreading rapidly in New York City, and it carries a worrisome mutation that may weaken the effectiveness of…View More A New Coronavirus Variant Is Spreading in New York, Researchers Report
Still, obstacles remain. The sign-up system Walking down Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn, Derrick Williams, 72, hung up the phone after talking with his daughter, who…View More Covid-19 Slammed Her Neighborhood. She Can’t Find Her Father a Vaccine.
Still, obstacles remain. The sign-up system Walking down Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn, Derrick Williams, 72, hung up the phone after talking with his daughter, who…View More The Virus Slammed Her Neighborhood. She Can’t Find Her Father a Vaccine.
On the weekend of March 13, just as Mayor Bill de Blasio was flirting with a stay-at-home order, Viviana Spiers and her husband, Rich, who…View More New Yorkers Who Fled Virus Are Returning Home, Warily
The coronavirus vaccine has finally arrived in New York, but only a select group of at-risk people are supposed to receive it first. Those restrictions…View More Did These New York Clinics Ignore Rules on Who Gets Vaccinated First?
On April 28, the city opened the long-term freezer storage facility at the Brooklyn pier, which can hold at least 1,500 bodies. (The city declined…View More Why 530 Frozen Bodies Sit in a Brooklyn Warehouse
I finished television during the pandemic and started on movies. Now I’m almost finished with those, too! My hips have locked in a supine position…View More Covid-19 Taught Me to Value My Friends
Sharon Escobar couldn’t recognize her father. His face was so badly decomposed that she and her mother were eventually able to identify him only because…View More A Deluge of Coronavirus Victims and a Brooklyn Funeral Home’s ‘Horrifying Disrespect’
It’s never been easy to run a small business in New York City. The city’s entrepreneurs have long faced dizzying odds: high rents and high…View More Save New York’s Small Businesses
“These are things that I did as a kid that really lit up the whole Christmas season,” said Ms. Knutzen, who grew up in Brooklyn.…View More Keeping the Holiday Season Bright