On the eve of Mayor Mike Spano’s State of the City address, a group of concerned residents presented their perspective on the condition of Yonkers.
By Jason Lewis | Sept. 28, 2012
The Boston Consulting Group's $10 million evaluation of the New York City Housing Authority's central office and infrastructure has all the makings of some good old chunky scandal-soup:
1) The chairman of an already cash-strapped NYCHA signs off on a $10 million contract with a private consulting firm that he used to work for.
By: Mid-Hudson News Network | September 28, 2012
Several dozen protesters opposing homeless shelter fees were greeted by their target in Poughkeepsie Thursday afternoon, at a rally held outside Hudson River Housing offices on Mill Street.
By Tom Wrobleski | September 24, 2012
The sisters of "Nuns on the Bus," a Catholic social justice group, dubbed themselves "Nuns on the Ferry" Monday, traveling to Staten Island to protest GOP Rep. Michael Grimm's support of Republican budget proposals they say will harm the poor.
Grimm (R-Staten Island/Brooklyn) later said the nuns should instead focus on things like the decision to give city high school students the morning-after pill.