Pass the ... COVID test: NYers get screened before Thanksgiving dinner
Green bean casserole and pumpkin pie is so pre-pandemic — these New Yorkers are bringing a negative COVID-19 test to Thanksgiving dinner.
City residents and visitors turned out in droves to get tested for the coronavirus before going to celebrate the holiday with family and friends on Thursday.
“New Thanksgiving tradition,” said an Upper West Sider who gave his name as Ben C., while getting a free rapid test at a local CityMD site ahead of seeing his in-laws.
He was one of 100 people to pass through the walk-in clinic on Broadway and West 70th Street before it closed at 1 p.m.. One woman who got there at 1:40 p.m. was in tears when she found the site shuttered.
Judy Corcollo, 59, was in town from Washington DC, to …
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