As New York State celebrates crossing the milestone of 70 percent of adults having at least one Covid-19 vaccine dose, Long Island leads the state with 75.3 percent of its adult residents vaccinated with at least one dose.
New York has administered at least one Covid-19 vaccine shot to 70 percent of adults Monday, federal data from the CDC shows, surpassing a threshold that Gov. Andrew Cuomo set to loosen pandemic restrictions on almost all businesses in the state.
New York is so close to lifting most remaining Covid-19 restrictions as the state’s vaccination rate has almost hit 70 percent, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday.
The U.S. CDC said on Thursday it will no longer require travelers to wear masks in outdoor transit hubs and in outdoor spaces on ferries, buses and trolleys, due to the lower risk of coronavirus transmission outdoors.
Governor Andrew Cuomo will lift most remaining Covid-19 restrictions in the state when 70% of adult New Yorkers have received their first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine.
Starbucks Corp. said on Tuesday it would start accepting reusable cups from customers in the United States later this month, more than a year after stopping their use due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Students no longer need to wear face masks while outdoors during the school day but still must wear them indoors, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced during a news conference on Monday.
Pharmacy chain CVS is helping President Joe Biden's push to get 70% of Americans vaccinated against Covid-19 by Independence Day, promising customers prizes ranging from tropical cruises to a trip to Superbowl LVI if they get shots.
Young people ages 12 to 17 who get vaccinated for Covid-19 between May 27 and July 7 will have a chance to win a full scholarship to a SUNY or CUNY school, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Wednesday.
Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine was shown to be effective in adolescents aged 12-17 and showed no new or major safety problems in a clinical trial, the developer said on Tuesday, potentially setting the stage for a second vaccine for school-aged children to be authorized in July.