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Shopping malls won’t be allowed to open, many types of salons will stay closed through ‘Phase 2’, per state guidelines issued Friday

Shopping malls won’t be allowed to open, many types of salons will stay closed through ‘Phase 2’, which begins now

Even before Governor Andrew Cuomo held his press conference on Friday – it became clear during the morning hours what would- and would not be allowed to reopen in ‘Phase 2’. This phase, which the Finger Lakes and Central New York were ... MORE
Cuomo says state health officials will need to evaluate outdoor seating at restaurants before decision is made

Cuomo says state health officials will need to evaluate outdoor seating at restaurants before decision is made

During his press briefing on Friday, Governor Andrew Cuomo said his administration is working out the details of a plan that would potentially allow outdoor dining to return. Last week, the Town of Greece attempted to pass a local ordinance that would ... MORE
Salons reopen, but with significantly limited services available

Salons reopen, but with significantly limited services available

Hair stylists and barbers can begin working again. They were given the green light to start work during Phase 2, which officially got underway in the Finger Lakes, Central New York, and Southern Tier on Friday. Governor Andrew Cuomo made the announcement ... MORE
Von Maur says it’s reopening on Monday even though region hasn’t gotten approval to enter phase two

Von Maur says it’s reopening on Monday even though region hasn’t gotten approval to enter phase two

Governor Andrew Cuomo said it’s not clear when the second phase of reopening will occur. Even though businesses that are part of it have made announcements, or outlined plans to open this weekend, or early next week. The Governor said on Thursday ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Will ‘Drive-In Fever’ last all summer? A closer look at a 5&20 favorite (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Will ‘Drive-In Fever’ last all summer? A closer look at a 5&20 favorite (podcast)

– By Gabriel Pietrorazio Is the Finger Lakes Drive-In experiencing a resurgence? Is this a new trend, and will the “drive-in fever” caused by the coronavirus pandemic last through the summer? On this edition of The Daily Debrief, Paul Meyer, owner of ... MORE
Cuomo adds review to reopening process, says Upstate can’t enter ‘Phase 2’ until that’s over

Cuomo adds review to reopening, lawmakers and residents voice frustration with delay of ‘Phase 2’

The second phase of reopening the New York economy will not start on Friday, as many expected around the Finger Lakes, Central New York, and Southern Tier. All three region’s had the set amount of time pass between ‘Phase 1’ and ‘Phase ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Reconnecting Yates County, bringing broadband access to rural Upstate NY (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Reconnecting Yates County, bringing broadband access to rural Upstate NY (podcast)

– By Gabriel Pietrorazio Why does a $10.3 million broadband grant matter for Yates County? With employees working from home becoming a common industry practice due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Nonnie Flynn, the treasurer and administrator for Yates County reflects on obtaining ... MORE
Cuomo: Time to turn the page on reopening economy, looks to supercharge it with Trumps help

Cuomo: Time to turn the page on reopening economy, looks to supercharge it with Trumps help

On Tuesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that he would meet with President Donald Trump to discuss the ways the federal government can help jumpstart the economy in New York. The meeting will focus around infrastructure projects that need federal approval – including ... MORE
Destiny USA gets ready for reopening as CNY approaches ‘Phase 2’ start on Friday

Destiny USA gets ready for reopening as CNY approaches ‘Phase 2’ start on Friday

Officials in Central New York are getting ready to enter ‘Phase 2’ of economic reopening. That means Destiny USA will reopen, too. Retail stores will be allowed to reopen, and right now the mall is working through a finalized plan to deal ... MORE
Cuomo unveils $100M small business loan program for those impacted by COVID-19 shutdown

Cuomo unveils $100M small business loan program for those impacted by COVID-19 shutdown

The state might have budget problems, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t going to do what it can to try and help small businesses that were hit hard by the Coronavirus Pandemic. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced over the weekend the launch of ... MORE
How Online Gambling Legalization Could Benefit NY’s Economy

How online gambling legalization could benefit NY’s economy

More often than not, people tend to tie the very idea of the USA with that of freedom. After all, countless songs, movies and works of art have enshrined this concept into the minds of both Americans and other citizens of the ... MORE
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How Can Microsoft 70-741 Exam Help You Advance in Your Career in IT? Use Exam Dumps to Secure a Good Passing Score

How Can Microsoft 70-741 Exam Help You Advance in Your Career in IT? Use Exam Dumps to Secure a Good Passing Score

Microsoft certifications help many IT professionals upgrade their careers and consolidate their position in any international company in the world. Every applicant can find suitable exams that are personalized according to the candidates’ profiles, helping both newbies and experts develop their skills ... MORE
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Next phase of reopening? Nobody knows yet, but FLX & CNY are preparing

Next phase of reopening? Nobody knows yet, but FLX & CNY are preparing

It’s been a lot of mixed messages over the last several days, as business owners and residents wonder about the start of ‘Phase 2’ reopening in the Finger Lakes and Central New York. Bob Duffy, who is leading the regional effort in ... MORE
Campgrounds, RV parks can reopen, according to Gov. Cuomo

Campgrounds, RV parks can reopen, according to Gov. Cuomo

Memorial Day will be the beginning of the official 2020 camping season, according to Governor Andrew Cuomo. He set campgrounds and RV parks around the state to open on Monday, something many had been waiting weeks to occur. Cuomo made the announcement ... MORE
Is 2020 the Year for New York’s Online Poker Bill?

Is 2020 the Year for New York’s Online Poker Bill?

It’s been a long seven years trying to get online poker in New York legalized, but 2020 could finally be the year it happens after a relevant bill from Sen. Joseph Addabbo appeared back on file for this year. Lawmakers in the ... MORE
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