Local news in the past few weeks has been reduced to tag ends, usurped by Coronavirus. When your main story lines are about real estate, restaurant openings, and everything between those narrow bands, the future of publishing is unknown. Even crime has grinded to a halt.
Nevertheless in trying times like these comes some heart-breaking yet touching stories, including the one below about a person in Long Island City.
Dealing With Loss And Grief In The Age of Coronavirus – about a veteran Vernon Blvd resident who passed away last week
U.S. Open Site In Queens To House Temporary Hospital – adding capacity to take in non-Coronavirus patients
All NYC Playgrounds/Areas Shut Down By Cuomo Today – NYS Parks shut down theirs 2 wks ago
Rendering Appears At 10-64 Jackson Ave – Darth Vader like 5-story Structure