Category: COVID Newsletters

Update: COVID-19 Weekly News Archive

Weekly COVID newsletter (10/1)

Friends, It’s Thursday, October 1, 2020. Welcome to the weekly edition of my COVID newsletter. At press time, nonprofit news site TheCity.nyc’s COVID-19 tracker shows Manhattan has 33,626 confirmed cases and 3,181 deaths; New York City as a whole has 244,574 cases and 23,829 deaths. There were 533 new cases citywide yesterday (9/30), compared to last Wednesday’s (9/23) 424 cases, a rise of 26%. Yesterday the Governor released the state’s… Read more

Weekly COVID newsletter (9/24)

Friends, It’s Thursday, September 24, 2020. Welcome to the weekly edition of my COVID newsletter. At press time, nonprofit news site TheCity.nyc’s COVID-19 tracker shows Manhattan has 33,237 confirmed cases and 3,174 deaths; New York City as a whole has 241,511 cases and 23,785 deaths. There were 424 new cases citywide yesterday (9/23), compared to last Wednesday’s (9/16) 333 cases, a rise of 27%. — We have less than a… Read more

Weekly COVID newsletter (9/17)

Friends, It’s Thursday, September 17, 2020. Welcome to the weekly edition of my COVID newsletter. At press time, nonprofit news site TheCity.nyc’s COVID-19 tracker shows Manhattan has 32,835 confirmed cases and 3,177 deaths; New York City as a whole has 238,625 cases and 23,762 deaths. There were 252 new cases citywide Tuesday (9/15), compared to last Tuesday’s (9/8) 213 cases, a rise of 18% (albeit on a fairly low base).… Read more

Weekly COVID newsletter (9/10)

Friends, It’s Thursday, September 10, 2020. Welcome to the weekly edition of my COVID newsletter. At press time, nonprofit news site TheCity.nyc’s COVID-19 tracker shows Manhattan has a total of 32,551 confirmed cases and 3,178 deaths; New York City as a whole has a total of 236,983 cases and 23,741 deaths. There were 336 new cases citywide yesterday (9/9), compared to last Wednesday’s (9/2) 304 cases, a rise of 10%.… Read more

Weekly COVID newsletter (9/3)

Census countdown English Friends, It’s Thursday, September 3, 2020. Welcome to the weekly edition of my COVID newsletter. Buckle up, this week’s edition is a long one! At press time, nonprofit news site TheCity.nyc’s COVID-19 tracker shows Manhattan has 32,251 confirmed cases and 3,170 deaths; New York City as a whole has 235,110 cases and 23,710 deaths. There were 304 new cases citywide yesterday (9/2), compared to last Wednesday’s (8/26) 315 cases, a… Read more

Weekly COVID newsletter (8/27)

Friends, It’s Thursday, August 27, 2020. Welcome to the weekly edition of my COVID newsletter. At press time, nonprofit news site TheCity.nyc’s COVID-19 tracker shows Manhattan has 31,935 confirmed cases and 3,168 deaths; New York City as a whole has 233,140 cases and 23,674 deaths. There were 315 new cases citywide yesterday (8/26) compared to last Wednesday’s (8/19) 273 cases, a rise of 14%. COMMENT Yesterday, I attended the unveiling… Read more

Weekly COVID newsletter (8/20)

Friends, It’s Thursday, August 20, 2020. Welcome to the weekly edition of my COVID newsletter. At press time, nonprofit news site TheCity.nyc’s COVID-19 tracker shows Manhattan has 31,541 confirmed cases and 3,162 deaths; New York City as a whole has 231,015 cases and 23,643 deaths. There were 273 new cases citywide Tuesday (8/18) compared to last Tuesday’s (8/11) 386 cases, a fall of 29%. Gov. Cuomo yesterday announced the 12th Read more

Weekly COVID newsletter (8/13)

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 COMMENT  //  NEW FACTS //  ANNOUNCEMENTS  //  EVENTS  ) Friends, It’s Thursday, August 13, 2020. Welcome to the weekly edition of my COVID newsletter. At press time, nonprofit news site TheCity.nyc’s COVID-19 tracker shows Manhattan has 31,217 confirmed cases and 3,157 deaths; New York City as a whole has 229,167 cases and 23,610 deaths. There were… Read more

Weekly COVID newsletter (8/6)

Friends, It’s Thursday, August 6, 2020. Welcome to the weekly edition of my COVID newsletter.  At press time, nonprofit news site TheCity.nyc’s COVID-19 tracker shows Manhattan has 30,799 confirmed cases and 3,147 deaths; New York City as a whole has 226,914 cases and 23,563 deaths. There were 333 new cases citywide yesterday, August 5, while last Wednesday, July 29, there were 312, a rise of 7%.   COMMENT There is Read more

Weekly COVID Newsletter (7/30)

Friends, It’s Thursday, July 30, 2020. Welcome to the weekly edition of my COVID newsletter. These weekly versions are bulkier than the daily ones, so we’ve tried to organize them a bit: COMMENT from me NEW FACTS and information from others ANNOUNCEMENTS from the City, the State and major nonprofits (including funding and grants) EVENTS in chronological order At press time, nonprofit news site TheCity.nyc’s COVID-19 tracker shows Manhattan has… Read more

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