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Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Popular India Square “won’t be the same again” 

In phase two of reopening, restaurants are allowed to have only outdoor sitting .   None of the restaurants at India Square have outdoor space so they will continue to have to depend on takeouts and deliveries. 

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

On the frontline of two deadly viruses

Ghanaian biomedical scientist, Seth Agyeman, who worked on the frontline during the deadly Ebola outbreak in Liberia and Sierra Leone in West Africa, is now tackling Covid-19 in Ghana.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Bronx fish market struggles to stay afloat during pandemic

All of the vendors at the nearly two centuries-old market, is currently facing a threat unlike anything he’s seen in his 10  years as a wholesaler.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Venezuelans leave behind a country in crisis only to encounter a new crisis in New York

 Venezuelans who have migrated to New York in the past two or three years have had to confront two crises in a short time frame.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Getting married during COVID-19

A global pandemic can't stop weddings.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Boston springs slowly back to life

Unlike New York, the stranglehold the coronavirus had on the city is noticeably loosening its grip.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

A dictatorship called COVID-19

The city that never sleeps is in deep slumber.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

  Covid-19 takes away the communal joy at Eid-al-Fitr celebration

Sunday’s prayers in the Mosque were the first in nearly three months with attendees. 

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Beloved old school game sees boom in numbers during coronavirus quarantine

The online pastime is one of the many games that boomed in popularity over the last month due to coronavirus stay-at-home measures, seeing an increase of almost 50 percent  in the number of online players.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Coronavirus leaves the fate of some beloved New York events uncertain

Thousands of events have been cancelled or rescheduled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the fate of many others is still uncertain.