Rochester and other towns across New York are putting proactive measures in place to quell the spread of COVID-19. Disruptions to school, work, and major public gatherings are already manifesting and it’s important to stay up to date on what’s happening in the Rochester, NY community.
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New York COVID-19 Cases
New York Total Coronavirus Cases: 5,509,573
New York New Coronavirus Deaths: 23
New York Total Coronavirus Deaths: 69,239
U.S. Total Coronavirus Cases: 84,799,040
U.S. New Coronavirus Deaths: 201
U.S. Total Coronavirus Deaths: 1,028,337
Coronavirus News for Rochester
While COVID-19 has spread to nearly every part of the country, cities continue to be the sites of major outbreaks. Experts agree that the virus is more likely to spread in group settings where large ... More info »24/7 Wall St - 05/20/2022 08:45pm
The Omicron variant now represents more than 95% of the viruses in circulation. More info »WROC-TV - 05/20/2022 09:56am
Desperate families filed nursing home complaints in New York during COVID. Thousands went unresolved
More than 35,600 nursing home complaints flooded into NY's Health Department during the pandemic's first two years. Here's what happened to each one. More info »The Journal News - 05/18/2022 06:45pm
Residents in two-thirds of counties in New York are being recommended to wear masks due to high case-counts of COVID-19, including parts of downstate for the first time this spring, according to new ... More info »spectrumlocalnews - 05/13/2022 02:46am
In the Rochester metropolitan area, located in New York, a total of 228,696 COVID-19 cases have been reported to date. Adjusted for population, there have been 21,281 reported infections for every ... More info »24/7 Wall St - 05/18/2022 10:19pm