7 Things to do indoors this weekend (in NYC or elsewhere)

https://www.thrillist.com/events/new-york/things-to-do-in-nyc-this-weekend What to Do Indoors in NYC This Weekend By Rachel Pelz Updated On 04/02/2020 at 05:56PM EST The good news: Our social distancing seems to be working! Which brings us, of course, to the not-so-good news: We’re going to be doing this for a while. While we watch New York City bloom (and flirt … Continue reading 7 Things to do indoors this weekend (in NYC or elsewhere)

Scaffolding's place in NYC life

https://nypost.com/2019/12/01/devine-scaffolding-has-taken-over-new-york-city/? How the scourge of scaffolding is ruining New York City: Devine By Miranda Devine December 1, 2019 | 10:36pm | UpdatedEnlarge Image Stephen Yang No other big city in the world is as blighted by scaffolding as New York. Not Paris nor London, where buildings are older. Not Chicago, which has more inclement weather. … Continue reading Scaffolding's place in NYC life

Top NYC grocery delivery services

This is a very interesting selection of ways you might have your groceries delivered -- interesting largely because of its variety. A few of these are wedded to particular grocery stories while others are linked to growers. Instacart and Peapod layer themselves on top of a variety of grocery stores in the area, such as … Continue reading Top NYC grocery delivery services

NYC Covid-19 Deaths Data, Details: 95% Had Other Health Issues – Bloomberg

Ninety-five percent of New York City’s almost 200 deaths from the new coronavirus had underlying health conditions, though almost half were under the age of 75, according to data published by the city’s health department on Tuesday. — Read on http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-03-25/most-nyc-covid-19-dead-had-other-health-problems-city-data-show

What does “stay at home” in NY allow and disallow?

https://patch.com/new-york/new-york-city/coronavirus-stay-home-order-ny-what-does-it-mean Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order In NY: What Does It Mean? Here's what Governor Andrew Cuomo's announcement means for you. By Adam Nichols, Patch Staff Mar 20, 2020 11:57 am ET | Updated Mar 20, 2020 5:08 pm ET An order will tell New Yorkers to stay home from Sunday evening. (Photo by David Dee Delgado/Getty … Continue reading What does “stay at home” in NY allow and disallow?

And then there are the young people who care

Invisible Hands: Free Deliveries For At-Risk New Yorkers Invisible Hands: Free Deliveries For At-Risk New Yorkers Mike Mishkin  March 17, 2020  Community Invisible Hands was created by four New Yorkers in their 20s. The group of young and healthy volunteers – who face the lowest risk in these trying times – offers volunteer services to those at … Continue reading And then there are the young people who care