Coalition for the Homeless officials Mary Brosnahan and Shelly Nortz on the fate of supportive housing in the 2017 state budget, the city's move to restructure how homeless services are provided and concerns about how people living on the streets are treated by the press and the police.
Home to a growing Mexican population, key diplomats and economic interests vital to the government in Mexico City, New York is a theatre for the protest movement over the 2014 abduction of 43 students.
The contests to decide who gets the Democratic line in seven local Congressional districts are sneaking up on a lot of voters—much like Jim Kelly snuck up on those dudes in the parking lot. Watch your back, voters!
An already belated effort to bring city rivers and bays up to Clean Water Act standards appears to have stalled because of a legal dispute involving Albany's approval of the city's cleanup plans.