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More New Yorkers start receiving the Covid-19 vaccine.

More New Yorkers start receiving the Covid-19 vaccine.

More New Yorkers start receiving the Covid-19 vaccine. More New Yorkers start receiving the Covid-19 vaccine. New York on Monday began giving vaccines to residents 75 and older as well as a wider range of essential workers, as state health officials expanded the group of people eligible to receive the vaccine. The updated inoculation guidelines came last week after days …

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New Yorkers Are Fleeing to the Suburbs: ‘The Demand Is Insane’

New Yorkers Are Fleeing to the Suburbs: ‘The Demand Is Insane’

New Yorkers Are Fleeing to the Suburbs: ‘The Demand Is Insane’ New Yorkers Are Fleeing to the Suburbs: ‘The Demand Is Insane’ Over three days in late July, a three-bedroom house in East Orange, N.J., was listed for sale for $285,000, had 97 showings, received 24 offers and went under contract for 21 percent over that price. On Long Island, …

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One Mask Rule Most New Yorkers Ignore

One Mask Rule Most New Yorkers Ignore

One Mask Rule Most New Yorkers Ignore One Mask Rule Most New Yorkers Ignore The appeal of this approach is clear. Masking and unmasking repeatedly can be awkward, particularly when you’ve got a fork in one hand and a knife in the other. Besides, conversing in a mask is a bit like swimming in a jumpsuit. It can be done, …

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C.E.O.s Pledge to Hire 100,000 Low-Income and Minority New Yorkers

C.E.O.s Pledge to Hire 100,000 Low-Income and Minority New Yorkers

C.E.O.s Pledge to Hire 100,000 Low-Income and Minority New Yorkers C.E.O.s Pledge to Hire 100,000 Low-Income and Minority New Yorkers A coalition of 27 major companies including Mastercard, Goldman Sachs and Verizon has pledged to hire 100,000 low-income and Black, Latino and Asian workers in New York City over the next 10 years, part of a broader push by corporate …

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Tailors Know New Yorkers’ Pandemic Secret: ‘Everybody Got Fat!’

Tailors Know New Yorkers’ Pandemic Secret: ‘Everybody Got Fat!’

Tailors Know New Yorkers’ Pandemic Secret: ‘Everybody Got Fat!’ Tailors Know New Yorkers’ Pandemic Secret: ‘Everybody Got Fat!’ With weddings postponed and offices shut, business was bleak at Woodside Tailor Shop in Queens during the long months of pandemic lockdown. There was no need for party dress alterations, or any pressure for slacks to be hemmed. But about three months …

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5 New Yorkers Escaped the City for Fresh Air and Space. Was It Worth It?

5 New Yorkers Escaped the City for Fresh Air and Space. Was It Worth It?

5 New Yorkers Escaped the City for Fresh Air and Space. Was It Worth It? 5 New Yorkers Escaped the City for Fresh Air and Space. Was It Worth It? For the past 100-plus days it’s been just me, and all of my personalities, living in my Manhattan apartment. I knew I was in trouble when a pigeon landed on …

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The Pandemic Sent Young New Yorkers Packing. Will They Return?

The Pandemic Sent Young New Yorkers Packing. Will They Return?

The Pandemic Sent Young New Yorkers Packing. Will They Return? The Pandemic Sent Young New Yorkers Packing. Will They Return? Although the coronavirus’s hold has begun to ease, it may be too late to reverse one of the most worrisome imprints it has left on New York City. Young people who came to the city from elsewhere in their 20s …

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The Pandemic Isn’t Over. New Yorkers Are Acting as if It Were.

The Pandemic Isn’t Over. New Yorkers Are Acting as if It Were.

The Pandemic Isn’t Over. New Yorkers Are Acting as if It Were. The Pandemic Isn’t Over. New Yorkers Are Acting as if It Were. Three sisters from three different boroughs shared the same bench on the Coney Island boardwalk and toasted with cups of beer — together again at last. Teenagers with baseball gloves and a bat sneaked through a …

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New Yorkers cannot be evicted for not paying rent through June, says Cuomo

New Yorkers cannot be evicted for not paying rent through June, says Cuomo

New Yorkers cannot be evicted for not paying rent through June, says Cuomo New Yorkers cannot be evicted for not paying rent through June, says Cuomo New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has said that no one in the state can be evicted for non-payment of rent through June. In his daily coronavirus response press briefing, the governor said: “A landlord cannot …

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1 in 5 New Yorkers May Have Had Covid-19, Antibody Tests Suggest

1 in 5 New Yorkers May Have Had Covid-19, Antibody Tests Suggest

1 in 5 New Yorkers May Have Had Covid-19, Antibody Tests Suggest 1 in 5 New Yorkers May Have Had Covid-19, Antibody Tests Suggest One of every five New York City residents tested positive for antibodies to the coronavirus, according to preliminary test results described by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Thursday, suggesting the virus had spread far more widely …

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