NY May Loosen Some COVID Restrictions This Week as People Continue to Lose Patience with Coronavirus Vaccine Process

A loosening of the COVID restrictions could be announced later this week here in New York. Governor Andrew Cuomo didn’t provide details in yesterday’s coronavirus press conference, saying the state Health Department is finalizing their plans. Marcello Russodivito of Marcello’s Ristorante in Suffern told “The Morning Show” yesterday the state’s current insistence that all patrons leave the restaurant by 10pm makes no sense…

In addition to the frustrations people are having with the restrictions on area businesses, Clarkstown supervisor George Hoehmann says the flawed vaccine roll-out is also a sore spot……

Stony Point supervisor Jim Monaghan says the same is happening in his town…

Seniors who are having trouble navigating the state’s website can get help from the Rockland County Office for the Aging. Call them at 845-364-2110. Be patient when you call, as lots of people have been asking for help. The medical transportation program can also get you a taxi to your appointment, if you can get one. Call 845-364-2733 if you need help or would like to volunteer for that program.

COVID-19 by the numbers now, here in Rockland, we lost nine more to COVID, the total is 830. We’ve got 85 hospitalized confirmed with coronavirus, and 2,641 active cases. Our total case count is 33,327, that’s 667 more than Monday.

Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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