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November 22, 2023

In the News-New York State Hope House on Crotona Park Breaks Ground Greenburger Center for Social and Criminal Justice’s Hope House, a 16-bed alternative to incarceration (ATI) residential facility, officially broke ground on Tuesday, November 14th on Crotona Park.  Located at 849 Crotona Park North in the Bronx, Hope House is anticipated to open in […] Read More

November 17, 2023

In the News-New York State Governor Hochul Signs the Clean Slate Act                              Governor Kathy Hochul this week signed the Clean Slate Act (Chapter 631 of the Laws of 2023) which allows certain criminal records to be sealed years after an individual […] Read More

November 10, 2023

In the News-New York State Comptroller DiNapoli Analysis Finds Sharp Decline in Homeless Veterans in New York New York state made substantial progress in reducing homelessness for veterans between 2010 and 2022 with the number of homeless veterans declining 83% (from 5,857 to 990), the largest percentage decline in the nation, according to an analysis by State […] Read More

November 3, 2023

General Election 2023  Election Day is Tuesday, November 7, 2023. Polls are open from 6 am to 9 pm NYS Board of Elections Poll Site Finder   Early Voting Available November 4 – November 5, 2023. (Early voting poll may be different from General Election site.  The Poll Site Finder will provide both sites.) In the […] Read More

October 27, 2023

In the News-New York State Governor Hochul Announces Nation’s Largest-Ever State Investment in Renewable Energy is Moving Forward  Governor Kathy Hochul this week announced the conditional awards of three offshore wind and 22 land-based renewable energy projects which are expected to produce 6.4 gigawatts of clean energy when completed, approximately 12 percent of New York’s electricity needs. […] Read More