An off-duty MTA worker was slashed throughout his face whereas using the subway via Brooklyn on Wednesday evening.
– I am David Navaro with a have a look at a few of the native coronavirus tales making headlines this afternoon, and sooner or later after Governor Cuomo introduced that Broadway exhibits shall be returning this September, Mayor de Blasio says, New York Metropolis desires to start vaccinating vacationers.
BILL DE BLASIO: It is smart to place cellular vaccination websites, the place the vacationers are. That’s good for all of us that they get vaccinated. It is good for them. It is one more reason to be right here and know you are going to be taken care of.
So we will be establishing these cellular vaccination websites, the place vacationers go. We’ll be utilizing the J&J vaccine. We’ll be in Instances Sq., Brooklyn Bridge Park, Central Park, the Excessive Line, a wide range of places, and we will be working with the state of New York.
We want the state to change the rule that can permit us to offer vaccination to of us from out of city, however we predict this can be a optimistic message to vacationers. Come right here. It is secure. It is an awesome place to be, and we will care for you. We’ll ensure you get vaccinated, when you’re right here with us.
– And also you heard the mayor say it. The town would wish state permission to vaccinate vacationers. In the meantime, an enormous vacationer attraction, Junior’s restaurant, reopened this morning in Instances Sq.. The proprietor of the enduring location, Alan Rosen, and Senate Majority Chief Charles Schumer reduce the ribbon because the restaurant and its well-known cheesecakes are again after it had been closed for greater than a 12 months due to the pandemic.
– All of Instances Sq. is coming again, and we’re right here to say now that in Instances Sq., there’s gentle. There’s liveliness, and there’s cheesecake. One of the best cheesecake, as we are saying in Brooklyn, on this planet.
– Actually, Junior’s is providing a free cheesecake to anybody who will get vaccinated and brings their verification card to the restaurant. That is till Memorial Day. We’ll have full protection of the pandemic and the race to vaccinate arising an Eyewitness Information first at 4:00. Meteorologist Lee Goldberg can even have an entire AccuWeather forecast. Will it rain on Mom’s Day? That is the massive query. We’ll have the reply once you see it first at 4:00.