Blog Posts on this date: "April, 2020"

04/20/2020 It Just Got A Lot Simpler For New Yorkers To Apply For Unemployment Benefits

On Monday, April 20, the New York State Department of Labor launched a new application process to make filing for unemployment due to COVID-19 easier.…

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04/20/2020 Small-Business Owners: Zoom Into This Helpful Webinar Series

Small-business owners, you'll want to Zoom in for this. Tune into Zoom on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11a–12p: The New York City Comptroller’s Office is…

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04/20/2020 Are You Missing Your Stimulus Check?

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is calculating and sending stimulus payments to eligible individuals; however, some people might need to provide additional information to the…

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04/17/2020 Did You Recover From COVID-19? Your Blood Could Help Save Lives.

Currently there is no proven effective, safe treatment for COVID-19. However, if you had the virus and recovered, you may be able to save lives…

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04/16/2020 Free And Discounted Tech Tools To Help You Run Your Business Remotely

We’ve all been finding our way through video conferencing tools like Zoom and Hangouts over the past month to stay connected with friends and family,…

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04/16/2020 New Yorkers Are Required To Wear Masks When Outside, Cuomo Says

Starting Friday, April 17, a new executive order from Governor Cuomo will take effect — requiring that New Yorkers cover their noses and mouths "when…

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04/16/2020 ‘Someone Laughed For The First Time In What Felt Like Ages’: Finding Moments Of Joy At A Downtown Hospital

Health-care workers are on the front lines in the fight against COVID-19, as they battle to heal patients and stay safe and healthy themselves. Jasmine…

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04/15/2020 NYC Business Coalition Releases Economic Relief And Recovery Plan

This week, in the wake of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Downtown Alliance joined a group of business improvement districts and several local chambers of…

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04/15/2020 Here’s How You Can Commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day

Even though New Yorkers have to stay apart, we can still all come together (virtually) to honor the memory of lives lost during the Holocaust…

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04/15/2020 Get Immersed In Lower Manhattan With These Three Novels

Obviously, it continues to be extremely important to stay home. If you’re bookish, the good news is (as you’re well aware) that it’s a great…

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