In addition to eight ZIP codes with more than 3% positivity, the Department of Health noted four others have positivity between 2% and 3%.
City health officials have expressed particular concern about the spread of the virus among the city's Orthodox community.
An elderly cyclist was killed by a minivan driver last week while riding just outside his Midwood home, police said on Saturday.
The driver was charged with charged with unlicensed driving, failing to exercise due care and failure to yield to pedestrians.
The incident happened around 2:40 p.m. on Tuesday at Ocean Avenue and Avenue L in Midwood.
The 10-year-old boy was waiting for a bus on the sidewalk in Brooklyn before the driver killed him.
It was mostly locals on the scene last night for Di Fara's reopening, following a two-day closure for unpaid taxes.
Gothamist was told the Midwood location would probably reopen around 3 p.m. on Thursday.
'I'm ready to do anything I can to get them reopened.'
The Midwood location has two warrants for unpaid taxes over the last two years, totaling $167,506.75.
A Brooklyn landlord is being sued for housing discrimination, after allegedly describing one of his Midwood properties as a 'Jewish building,' and refusing for years to rent it out to black tenants.
The suspect was 'found in Manhattan with a bag full of lighter fluid an axe and knives,' according to prosecutors.
arrow Back To Top