Took the ferry from Wall St. to Highlands, NJ.
Incredible weather this evening. The East Village was out in force.
NYC event permits are canceled through June.
Gov. Cuomo signs a law requiring masks when social distancing is not possible.
Gov Cuomo's "New York State on PAUSE" executive order takes effect.
Effective at 8PM on Sunday, March 22, all non-essential businesses statewide will be closed;
Non-essential gatherings of individuals of any size for any reason (e.g. parties, celebrations or other social events) are canceled or postponed at this time;
The city feels like it is emptying out and stores are closing. The signs posted on the doors seem to think this will be over soon.
Reports of personal protective equipment (PPE) shortages in medical facilities.
Several counties in the San Francisco Bay Area region collectively issue a "shelter in place" order preventing residents from leaving their houses except for essentials.
The city of New Orleans shuts down Bourbon St.
First reported death from COVID-19 in NYC.
Everyone in my company will be split in to two teams and in-person cross-team interaction is forbidden. We are now allowed to work from home if we would like to do so.
The stock market plunges.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel announces virus is likely to infect 2/3rds of all Germans.
President Trump makes an unclear announcement about suspending travel to and from Europe for 30 days.
Lehigh moves to remote learning for the rest of the semester.
The NBA suspends its entire season after a player tests positive.
Donald Trump enacts a 30-day travel ban from Europe for the next 30 days.
New York state declares a one-mile radius "containment area" around New Rochelle, NY and deploys the National Guard to try and contain the outbreak there.