Rockland Loses Three More to COVID, NY Gov’s Executive Order Seeks to Help Struggling Restaurants

The governor’s weekend Executive Order also gives some struggling restaurants a three-month extension to turn over sales taxes to the state. Marcello Russodivito of Marcello’s Ristorante in Suffern says restaurants need more help, better guidance, and rules that make sense…

New York governor Andrew Cuomo acknowledged many will continue to struggle, as getting 85 percent of the population vaccinated to reach critical mass – which by some estimates might not now be until September – is a slow process…

Restaurants in orange zone areas were required to suspend indoor dining temporarily. The sales tax deadline for the payment of their taxes was extended from December 21st to March 2021.

COVID-19 by the numbers now, here in Rockland, we lost three more to the coronavirus, the total is 751, that’s 52 for the month. We’ve got five hospitalized being examined, another 96 there are confirmed cases, and a total of 1,929 active cases. Overall, we’ve had 25,839 reported cases, 260 more than Wednesday.

Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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