I.S. 27 Staten Island has a confirmed case of coronavirus in the school community.
I’ve just been informed by the Diocese that Brooklyn elementary Catholic Schools will join Staten Island Catholic elementary schools in closing for the week March 16.
Following a meeting today of all Staten Island elected officials at Borough Hall, “we are calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio to close New York City Public Schools, grades 3-K through 12.
The FDA has approved the measures we sought to greatly increase New York’s capacity for testing and turn around time: Governor Cuomo says the 28 private labs the State is contracting with to test for #COVID19 will be up and running today. New York State should be able to do 6,000 tests a day starting […]
Senior centers are closing but offering “grab-and-go” meals. As I posted the other day, if you know of someone age 60+ who is unable to cook or shop for themselves, Meals on Wheels still has nurses doing intakes for home food delivery. Please call 718-727-4435 on #StatenIsland and in Bay Ridge, Dyker heights and Bensonhurst […]
We all need to check up on our senior citizens who are most at risk. I’ve touched base with our local senior centers and they are providing emergency three meal food boxes and Meals on Wheels still has nurses doing intakes for home food delivery. If you know of someone age 60+ who is unable […]