Coronavirus Pandemic Coverage
Tracey Porpora has been on the forefront of covering the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis and its impact on New Yorkers — small business owners in particular. During this time her new business column, “New Businesses in Focus,” switched gears to focus on how individuals business owners reinvented their services and offerings during the pandemic. The new column was dubbed “Staten Island Business Strong,” In addition, her series “Life Upended,” focuses on the stories of those who have been thrust into situations that were unimaginable just a few months before the pandemic began — those who have seen their life completely upended.
LIFE UPENDED STORIES
Life Upended: Despite ovarian cancer diagnosis amid coronavirus crisis, nail salon owner to open Monday
CORONAVIRUS NEWS COVERAGE
Exclusive: Staten Island tanning salon owner to defy coronavirus orders, will open ThursdayStaten Island restaurant owner says no warning given before liquor license suspended
HUMAN INTEREST STORIES
Turning 50 in wake of coronavirus: A surprise drive-by bashCouple didn’t let coronavirus stop their June wedding