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April 26, 2022 | No one thought Frank Talarico Jr. was going to live. Not his doctors, his nurses or his wife, a Learn More

April 25, 2022 | It’s that time of year when the flowers are in full bloom, and so are watery eyes, itchy throats, Learn More

April 11, 2022 | Mayor Eric Adams announced on Friday that New York City will keep its school mask mandate in place for Learn More

April 4, 2022 | Several cities in New Jersey are launching vaccine and booster pushes as COVID cases continue to tick up statewide Learn More

March 27, 2022 | Nearly 12 months after debuting as one of the most exciting places to get vaccinated in New York City, Learn More

March 22, 2022 | New York Mayor Eric Adams reiterated that while he remains optimistic about the COVID 19-related numbers he's seeing, the Learn More

March 21, 2022 | New York City is launching a new campaign to raise vaccination rates among children ages 5 to 11, as Learn More

March 4, 2022 | 48,000 thousand New Yorkers had their lives saved by the city's COVID-19 vaccination campaign, according to a new report. Learn More

March 1, 2022 | A year ago, we published a story about a small community pharmacy — Bell Pharmacy in Camden, New Jersey Learn More

February 20, 2022 | COVID-19 cases continued to tumble across the Five Boroughs last week — a decrease that reflects the higher number Learn More

February 14, 2022 | A Food and Drug Administration panel had been scheduled to vote tomorrow on whether to recommend authorizing the vaccine Learn More

February 11, 2022 | New York City is bringing back the $100 COVID-19 booster incentive starting Saturday. Learn More

February 11, 2022 | Hall of Farmer: Andre Reed Learn More

February 11, 2022 | Super Bowl LVI Radio Row: Former Bills WR Andre Reed talks all things Buffalo Learn More

February 11, 2022 | Andre Reed connects with Sports Seriously on Radio Row at Super Bowl 56. Learn More

February 11, 2022 | Super Bowl LVI Radio Row: Former Bills WR Andre Reed talks all things Buffalo Learn More

February 11, 2022 | Andre Reed connects with Sports Seriously on Radio Row at Super Bowl 56. Learn More

February 10, 2022 | Hall of Fame WR Andre Reed joins CBS Sports HQ to preview the Super Bowl matchup between the Rams Learn More

February 10, 2022 | Pro Football Hall of Fame wide receiver Andre Reed wakes up with... Learn More

February 10, 2022 | GMFB | Andre Reed on the X-factor WRs in Super Bowl LVI Learn More

February 7, 2022 | The rapid spread of Omicron across the nation — and the finding that vaccines continue to provide strong protection Learn More

January 27, 2022 | Health care workers in about half the states face a Thursday deadline to get their first dose of the Learn More

January 26, 2022 | Gov. Phil Murphy derided New Jerseyans who do not receive the COVID-19 vaccine or booster as selfish, saying it Learn More

January 22, 2022 | A new mega COVID-19 vaccine site opened in Passaic County Saturday. Learn More

January 13, 2022 | The Township Committee this week unanimously adopted a resolution establishing a COVID-19 vaccine policy for municipal employees. Learn More

January 11, 2022 | As the city continues to encourage New Yorkers to get tested, vaccinated and boosted to prevent the spread of Learn More

January 10, 2022 | COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue to rise in the state of New York, and in response, Governor Kathy Hochul Learn More

January 6, 2022 |Volunteers are helping New Jersey residents make appointments for the COVID-19 vaccine or COVID-19 tests. Learn More

January 5, 2022 | Rutgers University in New Jersey is now requiring all students, faculty, and staff to get a COVID-19 vaccine booster Learn More

January 5, 2022 | According to the hospitalization report received by the Oswego County Health Department, an additional 27 Oswego County residents were Learn More

January 5, 2022 | COVID-19 cases in Princeton continued to surge to record high numbers during the past week, as holiday festivities wound Learn More

January 4, 2022 | Women can get vaccinated against COVID-19 at any time during their pregnancy and still see significant benefits for themselves Learn More

December 22, 2021 | New York City is digging back into its pockets as it scrambles to curb the record-setting omicron tide, offering Learn More

December 22, 2021 | New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Tuesday that residents who get a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot Learn More

December 21, 2021 | The New Jersey Department of Health (NJ DOH) is using children's hope in Santa Claus as a new avenue Learn More

December 19, 2021 | Former Jets and Rutgers quarterback Ray Lucas and New York Giants Super Bowl Champion David Tyree were among former Learn More

December 18, 2021 | Some former Giants and Jets players were on hand Saturday at St. Joseph's University Medical Center to help promote Learn More

December 17, 2021 | Some former NFL players are teaming up Saturday to raise COVID-19 vaccine awareness and offering vaccinations and boosters. Learn More

December 17, 2021 | A COVID-19 vaccine clinic in New Jersey is offering a chance to meet some former NFL players in exchange Learn More

December 17, 2021 | Giants legend, three-time Pro Bowler, and Super Bowl Champion, Shaun O’Hara will be one of several former NFL players Learn More

December 17, 2021 | NFL Alumni Health along with St. Joseph’s Health is hosting a COVID-19 vaccination event offering the Pfizer vaccine to Learn More

PATERSON, N.J. (December 15, 2021) – A campaign from NFL Alumni Health, in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Learn More

December 15, 2021 | Wednesday marks the one-year anniversary of New Jersey’s coronavirus vaccination program. It comes as the state battles another surge Learn More

December 15, 2021 | On the one year anniversary of the first COVID-19 vaccine shot administered in New Jersey, the state is urging Learn More

December 15, 2021 | One year ago Wednesday, on Dec. 15, 2020 in Newark, University Hospital nurse Maritza Beniquez became the first person Learn More

December 15, 2021 | Some 68% of people living in Monroe County are fully vaccinated as of Dec. 14, according to data from Learn More

December 14, 2021 | Broome County records show almost 350 local students have been vaccinated through New York Governor Kathy Hochul's "VaxToSchool" campaign, Learn More

December 14, 2021 | New provisions to New York City’s indoor COVID-19 vaccine mandate take effect Tuesday, including the expansion of the requirement Learn More

December 5, 2021 | On December 1, The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos announced the “Take Your Shot Learn More

December 2, 2021 | People looking for a booster shot of a Covid-19 vaccine probably don’t need to fret about what brand it Learn More

December 1, 2021 | Population-based data from the United States on the effectiveness of the three coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines currently authorized Learn More

November 22, 2021 | The CDC has given the green light for COVID-19 booster shots for everyone over age 18, prompting questions from Learn More

November 19, 2021 | The Union County Board of County Commissioners encourages all Union County residents to ensure they are fully vaccinated against Learn More

November 10, 2021 | With the approval last week of the coronavirus vaccine for elementary-school-aged children, the opening-up of booster shots to a Learn More

November 9, 2021 | As the number of children getting vaccinated against COVID-19 continues to grow, some kids are excited to get the Learn More

November 9, 2021 | Almost a week after receiving federal approval, thousands of New York children ages 5 to 11 have received their Learn More

"November 8, 2021 | New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said as of Monday morning, 9,000 children ages 5 to 11 in the state Learn More

November 8, 2021 | Paul LaCorte, the parent of a 5- and a 7-year-old at P.S. 40 in Manhattan, arrived early, hoping to Learn More

November 3, 2021 | Kids ages 5 to 11 are expected to start getting Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine in parts of New York and Learn More

October 28, 2021 | Newly minted 12-year-old Eli Bogart walked into the Nottingham Road Walgreens store in Syracuse Thursday ready to give and Learn More

October 28, 2021 | New York Governor Kathy Hochul says the state is ramping up preparations to get children age 5 to 11 Learn More

October 27, 2021 | Governor Kathy Hochul today announced a new program—#GetTheVaxFacts—to combat COVID-19 vaccine misinformation online. The campaign includes a dedicated website Learn More

October 25, 2021 | Each wave of Covid-19 patients that has crashed through the doors of Long Island Jewish Medical Center in Queens Learn More

October 21, 2021 | Fear is keeping the vaccination rate low in Syracuse, Deputy Mayor Sharon Owens said. But a nearly $600,000 federal Learn More

October 15, 2021 |The COVID-19 vaccination rate among New York City Latinos is now higher than that of white New Yorkers, data shows. Learn More

October 14, 2021 | When Montclair parents and physicians Rachel Rosenberg and Khalil Savary heard that they had a shot at getting their Learn More

October 12, 2021 | Worries that the COVID-19 vaccine could cause infertility are among the reasons people give for avoiding vaccination. While there’s Learn More

October 11, 2021 | Mayor Bill de Blasio dubbed the summer of this year the “summer of New York City” as virtually all Learn More

October 8, 2021 | More than 60 years ago, the Nobel Prize-winning biologist Peter Medawar posed what has become known as the immunological Learn More

October 4, 2021 | COVID-19 vaccine requirement for teachers and other staff members has taken effect in New York City’s million-plus-student public school Learn More

October 5, 2021 | A COVID-19 vaccine requirement for teachers and other staff members took effect Monday in New York City’s million-plus-student public Learn More

October 01, 2021 | The results are in, and New York's pioneering gamble with mandating Covid-19 vaccines for health care workers has paid Learn More

September 24, 2021 | A judge has lifted a temporary pause on New York City’s vaccine mandate. Learn More

September 13, 2021 | Starting this week, a Covid-19 vaccination may determine where you can go out to eat. New York City on Learn More

September 8, 2021 | Among New Jerseyans immunized against the coronavirus, COVID-19-related hospitalizations have remained rare, but the larger risks to unvaccinated individuals Learn More

September 6, 2021 | Find the latest information on the COVID-19 pandemic in New York state and New York City, including data on Learn More

September 2, 2021 | New York's educators face a new weekly testing mandate unless they can present proof of vaccination, Gov. Kathy Hochul Learn More

September 1, 2021 | An anti-vaccine entrepreneur calling herself the "AntiVaxMomma" on social media sold about 250 fake COVID-19 vaccination cards through Instagram Learn More

August 27, 2021 | Under pressure from Mayor Bill de Blasio and other city leaders, the United States Tennis Association reversed its lax Learn More

August 25, 2021 | New evidence suggests the vaccines are holding up better against the highly contagious Delta variant than anyone realized, according Learn More

August 24, 2021 | As New Jersey theaters and indoor arts centers prepare for their fall seasons amid troubling COVID-19 trends, some are Learn More

August 23, 2021 | New York City is requiring all 148,000 public school faculty and staff to get their Covid-19 vaccine shots this Learn More

August 19, 2021 | New York City is adding PTAs to the growing list of organizations eligible for $100 per vaccine referral as Learn More

August 18, 2021 | A group of small businesses is suing New York City, hoping to stop the city’s first-in-the-nation vaccine mandate for Learn More

August 17, 2021 | Attending a concert at several of New Jersey's most popular concert venues will soon require more than a ticket Learn More

August 17, 2021 | At least two New Jersey restaurants have announced a new policy requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccines for customers. Learn More

August 16, 2021 | In our news wrap Monday, New York state will now require all health care workers, including staff at long-term Learn More

August 16, 2021 | New Yorkers this week will have to start carrying their COVID-19 vaccine card or a digital copy to get Learn More

August 12, 2021 | More than 50 businesses in New York City are now requiring proof of vaccination for entry as part of Learn More

August 10, 2021 | There is an urgent need for everyone in New Jersey to get vaccinated as more children are being hospitalized Learn More

August 6, 2021 | Michael Musto can’t bring himself to ask his regulars at his Staten Island restaurant, Cargo Cafe, to prove they’ve Learn More

August 6, 2021 | The Food and Drug Administration is speeding efforts to authorize extra doses of the coronavirus vaccines for Americans with Learn More

August 5, 2021 | Fed up with a group of demonstrators protesting mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy lashed out on Learn More

July 28, 2021 | It’s been a long time since April. That was the point when New Jersey was riding high in terms Learn More

July 28, 2021 | New York will require all state employees to get vaccinated against the coronavirus by Labor Day or undergo weekly Learn More

July 28, 2021 | Starting this Friday, New York City will pay $100 to anyone who goes to a city-run vaccination site for Learn More

July 27, 2021 | The Washington Post will require all employees to show that they are vaccinated against the coronavirus, the newspaper’s publisher Learn More

July 26, 2021 | On Monday, RWJBarnabas Health announced it will be requiring all employees get the coronavirus vaccine by October 15. Learn More

July 26, 2021 | Lakewood Mayor Ray Coles wants people to know government officials and community leaders are working very hard to increase Learn More

July 26, 2021 | New York City will require all of its municipal workers — including teachers and police officers — to get Learn More