City jail health officials have begun vaccinating medical staff against COVID-19 — and hope to soon start inoculating correction officers and inmates, according to multiple sources. The de Blasio administration recently got permission from the state to “offer the COVID-19 vaccine to our highest risk patients,” Dr. Patsy Yang, senior vice president for Correctional Health […]
Taking cues from the 9/11 Museum at Ground Zero, a tribute to victims of coronavirus, AIDS and even the Spanish Flu could turn the island off The Bronx into a publicly accessible gathering place in the years to come.
Sign up for “THE CITY Scoop,” our daily newsletter where we send you stories like this first thing in the morning. Evictions dropped by nearly 20% last year in neighborhoods where low-income tenants received free, city-funded legal services, a new analysis found. The reduction came in 20 zip codes targeted by the city’s 2017 Right […]
Sign up for “THE CITY Scoop,” our daily newsletter where we send you stories like this first thing in the morning. Security cameras that would be monitored by police in real time around the clock could be coming to Morningside Park following last month’s killing of a college student there. Councilmember Mark Levine (D-Manhattan) promised […]