New York City sees rise in tourism, bit by bit

In recent weeks, tourism indicators for New York City like hotel occupancy and museum attendance that had fallen off a pandemic cliff have ticked up slightly. It's a welcome sight for a city where the industry has been decimated by the impact of the coronavirus.

NY lifts mandatory quarantine for domestic travelers

Beginning Thursday, domestic travelers will no longer have to quarantine when flying into the state, although state health officials are still recommending people quarantine after domestic travel as an added precaution.

What is Little Island?

New York City's newest public park is under construction in Hudson River Park by West 13th Street. It is called Little Island and is on track to open to the public in spring 2021. Construction of the park is largely funded by the Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation.