coronavirus

Officials urging those facing eviction to file for emergency assistance ahead of moratorium's end

Officials urging those facing eviction to file for emergency assistance ahead of moratorium's end


Coronavirus in Monroe County: 189 new cases confirmed, county updates deaths

Experts say pandemic brings all-time high in delayed cancer screenings

DOL phone lines jammed, people can’t get through for BYE date problems

NYSDOL trying to collect unemployment overpayments

Cuomo announces capacity expansion for movie theaters, large arenas, among other venues

Case data via Johns Hopkins University
As newly-vaccinated decrease, testing increases

As newly-vaccinated decrease, testing increases


Some clinics now walk-in due to surplus of vaccines
Worldwide COVID-19 death toll tops a staggering 3 million
Hair salons push for expanded capacity
State Sen. Cooney pushing to lift bar and restaurant curfew
Bello in quarantine due to 'close contact' with COVID-19 positive person

Bello in quarantine due to 'close contact' with COVID-19 positive person


Bello, Mendoza address COVID surge, reopening of schools
Some bar and restaurant owners extra hour does not equal extra money
Restaurant owner suing over curfew weighs in on midnight extension

Nearly half of new US virus infections are in just 5 states

Nearly half of new coronavirus infections nationwide are in just five states - a situation that is putting pressure on the federal government to consider changing how it distributes vaccines by sending more doses to hot spots.


Unemployment ID theft victim gets 500+ mailings from NYSDOL

Over the past several months, thousands of people locally have learned that their personal information has been used by scammers to try and collect unemployment benefits.


Cuomo announces commission to design memorial for essential workers

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Tuesday announced a commission to design a memorial for essential workers.


CDC revises COVID-19 cleaning guidelines

Federal health officials say the risk of becoming infected with COVID-19 through a contaminated surface is low.


Hockey families and rink operators disappointed, but understand county's decision to lock down the sport

Disappointed players and skating rink operators say they’ll follow restrictions, wait, and hope now that youth ice hockey in Monroe County is back in coronavirus lockdown.