Rockland Receives Largest Vaccine Allocation to Date

Rockland Receives Largest Vaccine Allocation to Date

Rockland is making some much-needed progress towards a fully vaccinated population. County Executive Ed Day announced Thursday afternoon that Rockland County providers received 6,920 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine this week. The Department of Health (DOH) is expecting a shipment of 2,920 vaccines as part of the week 12 allocation. This includes 1,700 moderna vaccines, […]

Crushing Covid-19: Infections Down and Vaccinations on the Rise in NY

Crushing Covid-19:  Infections Down and Vaccinations on the Rise in NY

New York is continuing to see a decline in Covid-19 hospitalizations and deaths. The statewide positivity rate has remained steady at 4.53 percent. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Tuesday that over 15 percent of New Yorkers have received the first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine. The state expects to receive 164,800 doses of the newly […]

Tacos Take All: NY’s New Top Comfort  Food

Tacos Take All: NY’s New Top Comfort  Food

According to research from Top Data, a global marketing agency made up of over a dozen firms, American taco consumption has skyrocketed in the wake of Covid-19. The agency has conducted a study that found U.S. residents have upped their  taco intake by a remarkable  12.8 percent since the beginning of the pandemic. Top Data […]

AMC Palisades Theatre Set to Reopen Friday

AMC Palisades Theatre Set to Reopen Friday

With the Covid-19 infection rate continuing to decline in New York, Rocklanders can soon enjoy attractions that have been closed since the onset of the pandemic last year. AMC Palisades announced on their website that they will reopen to patrons on March 5.  The theatre is implementing new policies and procedures to help protect moviegoers […]

Covid-19 Update 2/27: Infection Rates Down, County Leaders Frustrated With Vaccine Distribution

Covid-19 Update 2/27: Infection Rates Down, County Leaders Frustrated With Vaccine Distribution

New York is continuing to see a steady decline in Covid-19 cases, with the positivity rate at 4.23 percent as of Tuesday. “The decline in our hospitalization and infection rates is all thanks to the dedication New Yorkers have time and again shown to defeating this invisible enemy,” said Governor Cuomo. “As our rates continue […]