Governor Hochul supports making the sale of ‘drinks to go’ permanent in New York by law

Governor Hochul supports making the sale of ‘drinks to go’ permanent in New York by law

The popular plan ‘to-go drinks‘ (drinks to go) that went into effect during the COVID-19 pandemic to help keep bars and restaurants in New York afloat by selling alcohol without customers having to consume on the premises, could become a permanent measure by lawsomething that received the approval of Governor Kathy Hochul on Wednesday. The … Read more

Governor Hochul extends mask mandate in New York

Governor Hochul extends mask mandate in New York

The rate of positive cases in New York has remained at 6.15%. Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images New York Governor Kathy Hochul officially extended the state’s mask mandate through February 10 despite a decline in COVID-19 cases. Hochul called this policy a “critical tool” in the fight against the Omicron variant that has plagued the state, … Read more

Sale of “take away alcohol” returns in New York: Governor Hochul gives in to bars and restaurants

Sale of “take away alcohol” returns in New York: Governor Hochul gives in to bars and restaurants

Tables on NYC sidewalks and streets. Photo: Andrés Correa Guatarasma / Courtesy To support New York bars and restaurants affected by the new wave of coronavirus, Governor Kathy Hochul announced yesterday during her first ‘State of the State’ speech which will re-establish the popular “Drinks-to-Go” initiative, that allows to sell alcoholic beverages to adults to … Read more