NYC Scrambles To Contain “Ocean Parkway Cluster” Of COVID-19 In South Brooklyn

Pedestrian watches as Eli Brach, right, owner of Brachsoni, which specializes in the sale of men's white shirts, raises the protective shutter on his store, in Borough Park.

Pedestrian watches as Eli Brach, right, owner of Brachsoni, which specializes in the sale of men’s white shirts, raises the protective shutter on his store, in Borough Park.

In one of the highest positivity rates seen in months, 4.71% of tests performed in the neighborhoods of Midwood, Borough Park and Bensonhurst have come back positive in recent weeks. [ more › ]