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Precious Dreams Foundation Brings Comfort To Brooklyn’s Homeless Youth
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Precious Dreams Foundation Brings Comfort To Brooklyn’s Homeless Youth

Precious Dreams Foundation founder Nicole Russell visiting with kids pre-pandemic. Courtesy of Precious Dreams Foundation.COVID-19 has been rough for kids living in homeless shelters, Nicole Russell explained, especially those who had grown accustomed to receiving in-person visits from groups like Precious Dreams Foundation [https://www.preciousdreamsfoundation.org/about-us/], which

Manhattan Beach Couple Arrested For Medicaid Scam Run Out Of Brooklyn Flophouses
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Manhattan Beach Couple Arrested For Medicaid Scam Run Out Of Brooklyn Flophouses

A judge’s gavel. (Photo: Joe Gratz [https://www.flickr.com/photos/joegratz/117048243/] / Flickr)A Manhattan Beach couple was arrested Wednesday for running an illegal Medicaid kickback scheme that targeted tenants living in the couple’s flophouses, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced [http://www.ag.ny.gov/press-release/ag-schneiderman-announces-arrest-three-quarter-house-operators-yury-and-rimma-baumblit]

Cuomo Announces $20 Billion Affordable Housing Plan At State Of The State Speech
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Cuomo Announces $20 Billion Affordable Housing Plan At State Of The State Speech

Governor Andrew Cuomo at his 2016 State of the State speech. (Photo: PROgovernorandrewcuomo [https://www.flickr.com/photos/governorandrewcuomo/23994415209/] / Flickr) Governor Andrew Cuomo rolled out a five-year, $20 billion housing plan during his State of the State speech [https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/governor-cuomo-outlines-2016-agenda-signature-proposals-ensuring-new-york-and-will-continue-be] on Wednesday that promised

Cuomo Announces $20M Affordable Housing Plan In State Of The State Speech
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Cuomo Announces $20M Affordable Housing Plan In State Of The State Speech

Governor Andrew Cuomo at his 2016 State of the State speech. (Photo: PROgovernorandrewcuomo [https://www.flickr.com/photos/governorandrewcuomo/23994415209/] / Flickr) Governor Andrew Cuomo rolled out a five-year, $20 billion housing plan during his State of the State speech [https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/governor-cuomo-outlines-2016-agenda-signature-proposals-ensuring-new-york-and-will-continue-be] on Wednesday that promised

Cuomo Announces $20 Billion Affordable Housing Plan At State Of The State Speech
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Cuomo Announces $20 Billion Affordable Housing Plan At State Of The State Speech

Governor Andrew Cuomo at his 2016 State of the State speech. (Photo: PROgovernorandrewcuomo [https://www.flickr.com/photos/governorandrewcuomo/23994415209/] / Flickr) Governor Andrew Cuomo rolled out a five-year, $20 billion housing plan during his State of the State speech [https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/governor-cuomo-outlines-2016-agenda-signature-proposals-ensuring-new-york-and-will-continue-be] on Wednesday that promised

Homeless Man Arrested In D Train Flashing Incident
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Homeless Man Arrested In D Train Flashing Incident

Source: DCPIA homeless man has been arrested in the flashing incident [/police-seek-d-train-subway-flasher/#.VdciX7xViko] that occurred on the subway over the weekend. Confessor Pagan has been arrested and changed with public lewdness, police said. As we previously reported [/police-seek-d-train-subway-flasher/#.VdciX7xViko], cops say the suspect seen exposing himself and “performing a lewd

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Sampson Challenger Who Grew Up Homeless Says Mayor’s Homeless Initiative Doesn’t Go Far Enough

Sean Henry (Source: electseanhenry.com)Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a new initiative earlier this month to dramatically shrink the number of families living in the city’s homeless shelters, but a challenger to embattled State Senator John Sampson, Sean Henry [/another-challenger-steps-in-to-take-state-senator-john-sampsons-seat/], who spent his early years homeless, said the

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