Op-Ed: NYS Needs to Address Panic Supermarket Buying

If we are shutting down almost everything to discourage human contact why are crowded supermarkets OK?   A sneeze in a supermarket is just as bad as a sneeze on […] Read more »

Op-Ed: United Way Response to Coronavirus

During Hurricanes Irene and Sandy and during the severe flu outbreak and hepatitis scare two years ago, United Way’s 2-1-1 Helpline was on the front lines, giving residents accurate information […] Read more »
Sen. Andrea Stewart-Cousins

Coronavirus Update From Senator Stewart-Cousins

Dear Friend, I continue to work closely with Governor Andrew Cuomo’s office and receive updates from senior officials from the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH), New York State […] Read more »
Phelps Hospital

Phelps Hospital Issues Statement Regarding COVID-19 Paitent

The following is a statement from Phelps Hospital Northwell Health, on a patient that is currently receiving treatment for COVID-19.  Feel free to use this as you report updates from […] Read more »

Peekskill Saint Patrick’s Day Parade Postponed

The Peekskill Saint Patrick’s Day Parade has been postponed until September 2020. The letter below from the Executive Board of the Peekskill St. Patrick’s Day Parade provides all the details. […] Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Coronavirus Fears and Government Employees

The recent fears that many residents have about the coronavirus highlight the need for lawmakers to set an example when we have colds, the flu or any virus. We should […] Read more »