Weekly News Roundup

Each week, Community Board 8's Communications Committee puts together a collection of news stories relevant to the residents of the Upper East Side and Roosevelt Island. Check in each week for the newest News Roundup!

Weekly News Roundup - December 18, 2020

Cuomo to close indoor dining in New York City in another blow to a reeling industry - Politico

As Trenches Fill, Plans for Hart Island COVID-19 Memorial ...

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Weekly News Roundup - December 11, 2020

Parents Plead For Consistency As Some NYC Students Head Back To School. Again. For Now. - Gothamist
https://gothamist.com/news/parents-plead-consistency-some-nyc-students-head-back-school-again-now

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Weekly News Roundup - December 4, 2020

New York City Will Reopen Elementary Schools and Reduce Hybrid Learning - NY Times

New York City to reopen schools for 200,000 students Dec. 7, mayor ...

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Weekly News Roundup - November 27, 2020

Top mayoral candidate admonishes new voting system amid efforts to delay it - Politico

Digital Divide: NYC Department Of Education Says More Devices ...

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Weekly News Roundup - November 20, 2020

Upper East Side's Community Board 8 Elects A New Chair - Patch

Facade Partly Collapses Off Upper East Side Building - Patch

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Weekly News Roundup - November 13, 20

Permits Filed For New 20-Story Building On Upper East Side - Patch

De Blasio census czar Julie Menin steps down, now considering City Council (District ...

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Weekly News Roundup - November 6, 2020

A spooky Gracie Mansion rally calls for safer bike lanes, bridges for people - AM NY

New York Sets Travel Rule as COVID-19 Cases Rise in the U.S. - ...

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Weekly News Roundup - October 30, 2020

New bill would give loaded laptop to every NYC student - NY Post

First in Line: Eager and Anxious New Yorkers Kick Off Early Voting for 2020 ...

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Weekly News Roundup - October 23, 2020

Give Roosevelt Island A Bank, UES Community Board Says - Patch

Tens of Thousands of Child Care Slots De Blasio Promised to Working Parents Still Missing ...

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Weekly News Roundup - October 16, 2020

July Is the New January: More Companies Delay Return to the Office - NY Times

Broadway to Stay Dark Through May 2021 - WSJ

Voting by mail in New ...

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Weekly News Roundup - October 9, 2020

MTA Crosses Street With Long-Delayed Hunter College Station Elevator - The City

Maskless NYPD officers to face disciplinary action, new memo says ...

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Weekly News Roundup - October 2, 2020

Destroying the Birdhouses of the UES - Our Town

Roosevelt Island bigs threaten to evict cat sanctuaries - NY Post

Roosevelt Island Corp. boss backs ...

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Weekly News Roundup - September 25, 2020

Justice Dept. brands NYC an ‘anarchist jurisdiction,’ targets federal funds - NY Post

Roosevelt Island building proposal has ‘air-scrubbing’ ...

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Weekly News Roundup - September 18th, 2020

How New York City Might Begin to Revive Its Decimated Tourism Industry - Gotham Gazette

Remembering Bette Dewing: Longtime Our Town columnist dies ...

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Weekly News Roundup - September 11, 2020

NY Infection Rate Stays Below 1% for 30 Days Despite College Town Outbreak - NBC NY

Sanitation Commissioner Kathryn Garcia Resigns To Contemplate ...

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Weekly News Roundup - September 4, 2020

New York City Delays Start of School to Ready for In-Person Classes - NY Times

New York Police Change Attitudes After Implicit-Bias Training - WSJ

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Weekly News Roundup - August 28, 2020

NYC Schools Can Hold Classes Outside This Fall, And Chancellor Suggests Well-Funded PTAs Could Help Pay for It - Chalkbeat

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Weekly News Roundup - August 21, 2020

Redeemer Presbyterian Church Acquires UES Property for $30M in All-Cash Deal - Commercial Observer

Evangelical Church Seeks To Build 10-Story UES Ministry ...

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Weekly News Roundup - August 14, 2020

What Happens to Viral Particles on the Subway - NY Times

N.Y. Schools Can Reopen, Cuomo Says, in Contrast With Much of U.S. - NY Times

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Weekly News Roundup - August 7, 2020

NYC Health Commissioner Barbot Resigns, Claims De Blasio Sidelined Her Department During Pandemic - Gothamist

After months of being sidelined by de ...

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Weekly News Roundup

UES Community Board Wants Esplanade Inspection Following Sinkhole - Patch

Revel Suspends Moped Service in New York City After Two Deaths - NY Times

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Weekly News Roundup - July 24, 2020

New York City Without Coronavirus Deaths Four Months After First Report - NBC New York

New York City’s Transit System Faces Unprecedented Financial ...

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Weekly News Roundup - July 10, 2020

New York is facing a potential explosion in homelessness - Politico

New York City may delay indoor dining as coronavirus surges around U.S. - Politico

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Weekly News Roundup - June 26, 2020

A Bridge From Queens to Manhattan, but No Cars Allowed - NY Times

MTA Pulls Emergency Brake on All Major Projects as Financial Woes Mount - The CIty

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Weekly News Roundup - June 19, 2020

CB8 Statement Regarding The Memorial To George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, And Others In Carl Schurz Park - Patch

CB8M Women and Families Committee Releases ...

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Weekly News Roundup - June 12, 2020

NYC's poorest neighborhoods have highest death rates from coronavirus - Politico

De Blasio considering options if schools are unsafe in September - ...

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Weekly News Roundup - May 15, 2020

Plan to pedestrianize Park Avenue floated as mayor expands street closures - The Real Deal

Subway Shutdown: New York Closes System for First Time ...

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Weekly News Roundup - May 1, 2020

Cuomo warns of $8.2 billion in cuts to localities - City and State

NEARLY 20K NYC STUDENTS STILL MISSING PROMISED IPADS - The City

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Weekly News Roundup - April 10, 2020

Resources: How New Yorkers Can Access Help with Food, Unemployment, Health Care, Domestic Violence, Small Businesses, & More - Gotham Gazette

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Weekly News Roundup - April 3, 2020

New York Hospitals Plan Coordination as Coronavirus Deaths in State Top 1,200 -WSJ

New York Extends Order Against Gatherings, Nonessential Business ...

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