MAYOR BILL DE BLASIO: I can get to Sunday, when it comes to ventilators. Monday, Tuesday, I’m not sure about yet. That’s the blunt truth, John. I’m not sure if the nation’s largest city, after we have asked our federal government constantly, we’ve gone to every company we can find literally on earth that we […]
Cuomo said he had spoken with Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.N) co-founder Jack Ma and was getting help from the Chinese e-commerce giant in sourcing materials from China, the biggest producer of personal protective equipment (PPE) in short supply for medical workers.
New Yorkers haven’t exactly taken to Ted Cruz. After precious few supporters (and a handful of protesters) attended his meet-and-greet in the Bronx, Cruz attempted to win the city over by bashing its mayor, but even bad-mouthing de Blasio wasn’t enough to win him any favors among the city’s constituents. This became apparent at the […]
Fermin’s act of kindness came shortly after he decided to close the doors of his business, which has become a neighborhood staple for delicious Dominican food in the two years since it opened. Although the restaurant was operating amid the outbreak, the New York native said that he felt it was his duty to ensure […]
Patrick Kearns, a fourth-generation funeral director in the New York City borough of Queens, said the industry has never experienced anything like this. His family was prepared on 9/11 for their business to be overrun, but with so many bodies lost amid the rubble, the rush never came.
The coronavirus has now infected more than one million people globally and killed at least 54,000 since first breaking out in December.
Yesterday, Bill de Blasio, the Mayor of New York, suggested we should be “braced” for the possible imposition of a “Shelter in Place” order within 48 hours. This would restrict us to our homes for everything except essential visits to get food or medication, as has happened in China, Italy, France and Spain.
State to take ventilators from places that aren’t using them Cuomo said the state still doesn’t have the ventilators and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) it needs as cases mount. He said he will sign an executive that allows it to take ventilators and PPE from institutions that have them but aren’t using them.
Cuomo begged on Friday for New York manufacturers to start making gowns, gloves and N95 masks. In an attempt to combat the shortage, Cuomo said Friday he will authorize the National Guard to seize and redistribute ventilators and other personal protective equipment (PPE) from hospitals across the state—an attempt to put a bandaid on medical […]
“It’s a complete rebranding”, Geoffrey Croft representing watchdog group NYC Park Advocates said to the Post. “These rinks, which once shouted the president’s name, now barely mention it. They’ve taken [the name] off everything. Off the uniforms, everything”. © CC BY 2.0 / James Trosh / NY Snowing – Central Park Ice Skating