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Cuomo tells malls, businesses to upgrade air filters in order to...

Large malls in New York will have to upgrade their air conditioning systems with filters that can remove the COVID-19 virus from the air...

Malls say they’re safe to reopen; Cuomo says not so fast

Syracuse-based Pyramid Management Group has 16 properties in New York and Massachusetts, including the Palisades Center mall in West Nyack and the Poughkeepsie Galleria.

Gov. Cuomo winds up briefing series saying ‘COVID isn’t over’

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo issued a warning during his COVID-19 briefing from Albany today, the last in his daily series of public briefings. “COVID isn't...

Sema4 expands COVID-19 testing efforts

The Stamford firm said it is expanding its current COVID-19 viral testing capacity to 10,000 tests per day.

Iona College plans to resume on-campus classes Aug. 10

Iona College in New Rochelle has announced that it will resume on-campus classes for the fall semester on Aug. 10 pending approval of New York state.

No shirt, no shoes, no masks, no service: NY businesses can...

Against a nationwide background of some protests against wearing masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, President Trump's preference not to wear one...

Stamford Health: Financially battered by the virus but not broken

Although Stamford has long led the state in COVID cases, becoming the first Connecticut municipality to top 3,000 last week, the hospital has been seeing a steady reduction in hospitalizations for the past several weeks, from a high of 149 coronavirus patients on April 14 to less than 50 now.

Construction sites in Mid-Hudson cleared for staging work ahead of reopening

Even though the Mid-Hudson Region of New York state has not yet met all seven criteria to be cleared to begin the process of...

CVS adds 13 COVID-19 testing sites in state, including four in...

CVS Health expects to have up to 1,000 locations across the country offering the service by the end of May, with the goal of processing up to 1.5 million tests per month, subject to availability of supplies and lab capacity.

Gov. Lamont optimistic on eve of being last state to start...

On the eve of Connecticut’s becoming the last state to partially reopen, Gov. Ned Lamont used his daily briefing as something of a pep rally, with a pair of experts attesting to the prudent and considered way he and his administration have approached the COVID-19 crisis.

Sports teams in New York invited to play, but without fans

New York state is willing to work with the owners of major sports teams to enable them to begin their seasons as soon as...

COVID-19 deaths continue to decline in NY; Cuomo gets tested

As the daily death toll from COVID-19 moved back to a level not seen since March, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo encouraged people who think...

CVS opening drive-thru testing sites tomorrow in Fairfield County

CVS Health plans to have up to 1,000 locations across the country offering the service by the end of May, with the goal of processing up to 1.5 million tests per month, subject to availability of supplies and lab capacity.

Questions growing about how Lamont’s May 20 reopening is being handled

Impatience among restaurant owners and questions about how an outside consulting group is working on Connecticut's soft reopening on May 20 rose to the fore today, as Gov. Ned Lamont acknowledged.

Schumer worries feds may be doing clandestine hydroxychloroquine testing on vets

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer has raised the possibility that the Department of Veterans Affairs may be conducting clandestine tests of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine...