Sirio Maccioni, the larger-than-life restaurateur behind New York City’s Le Cirque, died Monday in his native Italy from natural causes, according to family members. He was 88 years old.
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Coronavirus-related discrimination in New York City is on the rise, particularly against Asian-Americans, prompting the city to establish a new response team to handle the complaints.
The demographic breakdown of infections and deaths from the novel coronavirus in New York City mirrors patterns that have emerged around the nation and the world, epidemiologists say.
At least 1,109 nursing-home residents have died from the new coronavirus in New York state, showing the pandemic’s impact on the state’s most vulnerable population.
Central Queens neighborhoods with some of the highest levels of Covid-19 cases in the country rely heavily on community physicians, who are treating some of New York City’s most vulnerable residents.
Authorities are investigating the state’s largest nursing home where dozens have died, many from Covid-19. The bodies of some deceased residents had been kept in a small holding room at the site before they were removed.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s extension of New York state’s “on pause” policy came as New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio outlined a city budget proposal that showed the heavy impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Nearly 2,000 doctors and medical workers are donating their time and skills to New York City Health + Hospitals, the largest public hospital system in the nation.
Thousands of people in New York City have died from the new coronavirus at home, but weren’t initially included in the official tally because they didn’t get tested or died before results came back. Here are a few of their stories.
New York City crematories are so overwhelmed with the death toll from coronavirus cases that regulators are letting them operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Gov. Cuomo rebuffed calls to allow raises for workers that were supposed to kick in this month, saying the state did not have the money to pay for them.