Coronavirus

New York City’s Nursing Homes Brace for Coronavirus

New York City’s Nursing Homes Brace for Coronavirus

Nursing homes in New York City are gearing up to protect their residents from the coronavirus, following the state health department’s advice to take preventive measures against the introduction of the virus in their facilities. The rapid spread of the potentially deadly virus, and especially the pocket of fatalities in a Kirkland, Washington facility, has […]

The First Confirmed Case of Coronavirus in New York City—and Fear Sets In

The First Confirmed Case of Coronavirus in New York City—and Fear Sets In

After the first confirmed coronavirus infection in Manhattan Sunday night, residents around the city rushed to get prepared out of fear that the virus is spreading. At H Mart Supermarket in Morningside Heights, students living nearby lined up to stock up on food late Sunday evening. Frozen food, grains, and noodles were among the most […]