The Catskills have a long up-and-down history as a hotspot for wealthy New Yorkers. Now, the owners of a local tiny house resort say millennials are helping the destination make its latest comeback.

Hillary Hoffower/Business Insider The Catskills, the upstate New York area once home to luxury mountain resorts, are seeing a resurgence as a popular getaway destination. The evolu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 4th, 2019

I stayed at a tiny house resort in the Catskills for three days, and it was the perfect getaway for burned-out NYC millennials who need to recharge

Hillary Hoffower I visited Think Big! A Tiny House Resort in upstate New York's Catskills region for three days in October. The tiny-house movement is growing among millennials, and I wanted to see what the fuss .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 4th, 2019

Going to Seneca Niagara casino? Here"s what you need to know

With a gradual reopening of its gaming venues set to begin next week, Seneca Resorts & Casinos has established its social distancing protocols for all of its operations. The rules govern Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino in Niagara Falls, Seneca B.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 9th, 2020

Social distancing could last for months, White House coronavirus coordinator says

New York’s daily coronavirus<…; death toll dropped to below 400, less than half of the deaths recorded at the Details on developments in the coronavirus outbreak in New York: ___ THE... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 27th, 2020

14 cozy and affordable Airbnb cabins in Upstate New York

  As states reopen following the spread of the novel coronavirus, many are considering alternative ways to travel this year. Airbnb private home vacation rentals rem.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 6th, 2020

I flew out of JFK Airport for the first time since the pandemic and was disappointed with how my hometown airport lacked common sense in ensuring social distancing

Thomas Pallini/Business Insider I flew out of New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Monday for the first time since the pandemic struck the US. While the airport had .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 6th, 2020

Tiny House Coffee Roasters: finalist

Tiny House Coffee Roasters is a finalist for the Entrepreneurial Opportunity Contest in partnership with BBVA. Learn more about the contest. Company description: Tiny House Coffee Roasters was founded in 2014 in Austin, Texas. Its mission is to cr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 5th, 2020

Social distancing has uncluttered New York"s iconic Brooklyn Bridge — and some architects have plans to keep it that way

Scott Francisco/DON EMMERT/AFP via Getty Images   The Brooklyn Bridge is a New York City icon that hosts thousands of pedestrians, cyclists, and cars on any given day. W.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJul 21st, 2020

CityWatch: ‘Don’t be stupid’ — New York governor warns bars and restaurants can be closed again if street partying continues

Gov. Andrew Cuomo demanded local governments, law enforcement agencies to enforce social distancing mandates.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 20th, 2020

I flew on United Airlines during the pandemic and found nothing more than empty gestures and boring flights – here"s what it was like

I flew on United Airlines during the pandemic on a journey from Orlando to New York via Washington to see how the airline's social distancing policies played out in the real world. Uni.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 19th, 2020

Defiant Fauci tells InStyle: ‘I don’t regret anything I said’ — and talks about being ‘persona non grata’ in Trump’s White House

Continuing his media roadshow, Anthony Fauci pleads with people to maintain social distancing and addresses his early advice NOT to wear masks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 17th, 2020

Dispatches from a Pandemic: Letter from New York: For these Italians in the U.S., the threat of COVID-19 struck twice

‘It was easy to recognize people from Italy on New York City’s streets in early March — they were the ones who already wore masks, used gloves and practiced social distancing because they acknowledged the crisis that was coming.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 8th, 2020

City plans to open public schools in September

New York City plans to reopen its public schools in September with social-distancing guidelines, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday. “We’re full steam ahead for September,” de Blasio said. The goal... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 4th, 2020

St. Patrick"s Cathedral to resume indoor Sunday Mass

St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City will hold its first indoor Mass in three months Sunday, but capacity will be limited to 25% and health precautions including social distancing will be in... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 2nd, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow tumbles 550 points after Texas and Florida close bars again as coronavirus cases spike, while bank stocks sink on stress tests

U.S. stock indexes skidded sharply lower Friday, after Texas and Florida tightened social-distancing rules in the wake of a record number of new coronavirus cases being reported nationwide......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 26th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow tumbles 600 points Friday as Texas orders bars to close as coronavirus cases spike; Bank stocks sink after stress test

U.S. stock benchmarks skid sharply lower Friday, adding to losses after Texas, one of the coronavirus hot spots, further tightened social-distancing rules in the state, highlighting worries about a resurgence in the viral outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 26th, 2020

A Texas scientist says the state is facing a "humanitarian catastrophe," which will worsen without immediate and aggressive social distancing

Joey Hadden/Business Insider As the fifth worst-hit state in the United States, Texas has reported at least.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 25th, 2020

TBJ Plus: NC travelers to New York must quarantine; More internal backlash against UNC reopening; Raleigh restaurant ditches social distancing

NC TRAVELERS TO NEW YORK MUST QUARANTINE: Planning a trip to the Big Apple soon? You may want to rethink your plans. Travelers from the Tar Heel state must self-quarantine for 14 days when arriving in New York, New Jersey or Connecticut, the governo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 24th, 2020

Lakehouse of infamous Yankees manager now for sale

The upstate lake house of former New York Yankees manager Billy Martin is for sale. Martin managed the New York Yankees five times, but a bad temper, notorious bar fights, arguments with teammates and late nights got him fi.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJun 19th, 2020

It’s curtains for London’s West End until 2021 as ‘Hamilton’ and ‘Les Misérables’ remain closed

Opening theaters in Britain will remain “immensely challenging” as long as social distancing rules remain in place, government minister says......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 17th, 2020