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‘COVID-19 remains a serious public-health threat’: New Yorkers don’t have hope that their city will recover anytime soon

The impact of COVID-19, the disease caused by SARS-CoV-2, continues to weigh most heavily on people of color in New York......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2020

New Yorkers don’t have hope that their city will recover from COVID-19 anytime soon

The impact of COVID-19, the disease caused by SARS-CoV-2, continues to weigh most heavily on people of color in New York......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2020

New Yorkers don’t have much hope that the city will recover from COVID-19 anytime soon

The impact of COVID-19, the disease caused by SARS-CoV-2, continues to weigh most heavily on people of color in New York......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 16th, 2020

Bracing for a cold winter, New Yorkers don’t hold out much hope that the city will recover from COVID-19 anytime soon

The impact of COVID-19, the disease caused by SARS-CoV-2, continues to weigh most heavily on people of color in New York......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 15th, 2020

Capital budget cuts a threat to hardworking New Yorkers

As the city faces one of its most severe public health and economic crises in history, affordable housing leaders and advocates are working tirelessly to ensure that New .....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJun 11th, 2020

Local bars and restaurants feeling pinch amid COVID-19 fears

Pittsburgh bars and restaurants hope for St. Patrick's Day revelers as the city gauges added public health and safety measures brought on by COVID-19.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2020

A majority of Americans say Trump didn"t do enough to avoid getting COVID-19 and acted irresponsible around others, polling shows

Trump has spent months downplaying the threat of COVID-19 and flouting public health recommendations to preve.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 5th, 2020

A third of American parents say they won"t get their kids flu shots this year, despite the looming threat of flu season during COVID-19

Experts have warned that simultaneous flu and COVID-19 cases could overwhelm healthcare systems and spark a further public health crisis in the US. A pat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 28th, 2020

: New Zealand records first COVID-19 death in three months, as virus return remains a mystery

The country’s health ministry said a man in his 50s, linked to a cluster of coronavirus cases in Auckland, died at a hospital in New Zealand’s largest city......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 4th, 2020

Downtown St. Louis bar previously shut down by city closes its doors – for now

The bar, owned by Stephen Savage, Jared Ater and Nick del Gaiso, was shut down for two weeks in late July and early August by St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson's administration after it violated public health orders put in place to halt the spread of Covid-19......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 25th, 2020

Smaller GOP convention still "high-risk event" for Charlotte

The Charlotte City Council praised Covid-19 protocols for the upcoming Republican National Convention after hearing presentations Monday from the county public health director and the convention’s medical adviser. Dr. Jeffrey Runge, senior adv.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 11th, 2020

RNC safety briefing: Charlotte City Council hears about health measures, security for upcoming convention

Charlotte City Council praised Covid-19 protocols for the upcoming Republican National Convention after hearing presentations Monday from the county public health director and the convention’s medical adviser. Dr. Jeffrey Runge, senior advi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 11th, 2020

Austin Covid stats look better but ICUs full so Stage 4 remains

While the seven-day rolling average of hospital admissions has dropped below 40, which puts the area into Stage 3 on the Austin Public Health risk-based guidelines chart, health officials have opted to keep it at Stage 4. During APH’s weekly C.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2020

The city of St. Louis has moved to close these 4 bars for violating Covid rules

St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson's administration on Tuesday identified the four bars it's ordered closed for 14 days, alleging they violated public health orders put in place to halt the spread of Covid-19......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 28th, 2020

Parents unsure about city"s Covid-19 guidelines in school reopening plan

On March 21, Gov. Mike Parson ordered all classrooms in Missouri to remain closed through the end of the year as coronavirus cases climbed. Four months later, the St. Louis Department of Health released its reopening plan for St. Louis Public Schools.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2020

Structural racism led to higher Covid death rate for black and brown New Yorkers, city health commish says

New York City’s experience with Covid-19 has shed light on inequality in health care, said Dr. Oxiris Barbot, the city’s health commissioner, who spoke during a Crain’s webcast Tuesday. The health... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 20th, 2020

Beer board serves suspension for four downtown bars

The Metro Beer Permit Board Thursday voted unanimously to impose a five-day suspension of four of downtown Nashville’s bars for failing to comply with the city’s public health guidelines during the Covid-19 pandemic. The decision came after th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2020

1200 Public Health Experts Advocate Mass Gatherings Because "White Supremacy" Is Bigger Threat Than COVID-19

1200 Public Health Experts Advocate Mass Gatherings Because "White Supremacy" Is Bigger Threat Than COVID-19 Tyler Durden Sat, 06/06/2020 - 15:10 .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJun 6th, 2020

New coordinated-care network seeks to alleviate Covid-19 burden

Public Health Solutions—in partnership with Unite Us, AIRnyc and more than 50 other community partners—will launch a coordinated-care network in the city to connect health and social services... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 18th, 2020

City cancels 2020 Jazz Festival, postpones the event until 2021

The City of Jacksonville announced today the 2020 Jacksonville Jazz Festival has been cancelled. The City’s Office of Sports and Entertainment made the announcement, citing public health concerns in light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The even.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 14th, 2020

Wealth tax is essential to economic recovery. Be bold, Albany

The threat of the Covid-19 pandemic is unprecedented. It is rapidly eroding both global public health and the underpinnings of the economy. If we are to avert disaster, especially in the United... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 1st, 2020