It’s day three for closed schools.
As of yet, there is NO “shelter in place” order for New Yorkers.
Gov. Cuomo announced today that the statewide total of COVID-19 cases is now 2,382, with new cases in 20 counties.
The Governor has also announced he will issue an executive order directing non-essential businesses to implement work-from-home policies effective this Friday, March 20. Businesses that rely on in-office personnel must… Read more
In times like these we need some lightheartedness.
Frederick Douglass Houses (and NYCHA) resident Samantha (Sam) Diaz, 20, appeared on American Idol last night. Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZmWan7bGk5w.
Meanwhile, here’s today’s USEFUL news…
TODAY at 6 pm, the City will issue a test alert to EVERYONE’S cell phone to try out a way of notifying city residents to “shelter in place” and not travel except for food and… Read more
These are difficult times.
Coping with the unknown is never easy, but with the risk of serious illness or death for those who catch the COVID-19 virus, the stakes are high.
Perhaps the most important thing to understand is that we’re all in this together, dealing with situations that none of us — in government, business or our private lives — have ever faced before. A little kindness… Read more