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How To Safely Go To The Dentist

Dentists’ offices have officially been given the go-ahead to reopen in New York State, which is good news for anyone who needs a cleaning or more...

Where New Yorkers Can Avoid ATM Fees On Unemployment Debit Cards

This is a challenging time for many New Yorkers who have lost work because of COVID-19, and it does not help matters to deal with ATM withdrawal fees...

In Pictures: The Black Lives Matter Protest In Lower Manhattan

On June 2, civil-rights protests came to Lower Manhattan. Thousands of New Yorkers congregated in Foley Square to rally in support of racial equality...

COVID-19 Testing, Contact Tracing Now Available To All New Yorkers

All New Yorkers are entitled to universal COVID-19 testing as part of the New York City’s newly-launched Test & Trace Corps initiative, Mayor...

Here’s What You Need To Know About The Citywide Curfew

UPDATE, Monday, June 8: New York City’s Curfew Has Ended: What You Need To Know.Mayor de Blasio has issued a citywide 8p curfew for this week,...

Petropolis’s New Podcast Teaches Animal Lovers What’s Best For Their Pets

With her pet-supply shop currently open a few days a week during the shutdown, Petropolis (91 Washington Street) owner Tazz Latifi is using her...

New York Families To Get $420 For Each Kid Who Attends Public School

Before the coronavirus pandemic, New York State would have spent money on keeping school cafeterias running. Since schools are shuttered, the state...

How COVID-19 ‘Laid The Food System Bare’ And What We Can Do Now

Perhaps one of the plus sides to all events shifting from in-person to online is that it’s easier than ever to catch something you may have...

How To Safely Go To The Beach

New York City beaches are closed right now, but you are technically permitted to hang out on the sand, provided you do so while complying with...

New York State Now Accepting Applications For New Small-Business Loan Program

On May 26, New York State will begin accepting applications for the New York Forward Loan Fund, an economic recovery program aimed at supporting...