Courtney Guarino

Courtney Guarino

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Keeping the faith in COVID-19

Communion these days is a piece of bread from your local grocery store and whatever leftover wine you can find in your home.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Battling food insecurities during a pandemic

New York City’s hunger crisis has been a widespread problem for years, but it’s gotten far worse due to the economic impact from the pandemic.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Loyal members help keep independent cinemas afloat

Although uncertainty continues, New York City’s remaining independent cinemas are hanging on due to their small size and outpour of support from loyal members. 

Special Report: America Votes

Pennsylvania race narrows

In response to Trump's recent tweet and urgency on Wednesday to “Stop the Vote” demonstrators gathered in Philadelphia and marched into the night chanting “Count Every Vote”.


A New Generation of Poll Workers

“We came up with the idea to focus on recruiting high school and college students to become poll workers for the election.”

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Small business owners hope for future relief

As of September 23, about one-third of the city’s restaurants and more than one-half of its bars have closed.


Census flash mob dance on Times Square

Census data determines the allocation of trillions of dollars in federal funding to various programs within communities.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Trump defiance to hold indoor rallies amidst COVID-19 sparks polarized responses 

Since the onset of the pandemic, Trump has downplayed the severity of the virus and made contradictory claims against public health officials guidelines.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Fort Greene’s Dino adds outdoor dining to keep business flowing

Business has been steady since the reopening of the restaurant on June 22 and there have been no layoffs.


America’s racial reckoning has left black and brown people grappling with painful emotions

“It’s not our problem to fix, because we didn’t create the system."