Indoor dining to resume, a date for middle school reopening, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
February 9, 2021 - 10:30AM


Thousands of New York City's public middle schoolers will be allowed back for in-person learning on February 25th (NY1)

Indoor dining in NYC can resume on February 12th, earlier than originally planned (The Real Deal)

Democrats in the New York State Senate are advancing laws to tackle housing discrimination, prompted by Newsday's undercover investigation on Long Island (press release)

The city's affordable housing crisis will be a major challenge for the next mayor (Gothamist)

Pop-up performances will be a stepping stone to reopening larger entertainment venues (Spectrum)

SNL's Zillow commercial spoof skewers the habit of fantasy house hunting (Salon)


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Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a real estate writer and podcast host. As the former host of the Brick Underground podcast, she earned four silver awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors. Emily studied journalism at the University of the Arts, London, earned an MA Honors degree in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh and lived for a decade in California.

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