The number of homeless families in New York is at record highs. Some mothers waiting for a spot in one of the city’s temporary shelters eagerly embraced news of a new pilot program that offers free rent in exchange for moving out of the city.
Women fighting metastatic breast cancer may never being able to call themselves survivors.
Rising rents drive retailers away while local residents in Forest Hills miss mom and pop stores.
Attention attached to homelessness by community activists in Forest Hills, Queens has made long-standing frictions resurface.