At least one person was hospitalized with Covid-19 after a Republican club’s party at a Queens restaurant.
In March, a Metro desk editor began logging daily plans and ideas for covering the pandemic in New York. Looking back through those early notes now brings a mix of pride and pain.
Two staff members of Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, a public hospital hit hard during the city’s spring coronavirus crisis, became the first at the hospital to be vaccinated Wednesday.
Hospitals around the country scrambled to administer the first shots after waiting months for the coronavirus vaccine.
Sandra Lindsay, a nurse at a Queens hospital, was the first person in the United States to be vaccinated. She wanted to “inspire people who look like me.”
“You have a different court, and I think that was the statement the court was making,” the governor said after a 5-4 decision barring restrictions on religious services.