Boys and Girls Club
New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday decried as “deplorable” a shooting that left three people dead and four wounded outside the Boys and Girls Club in upstate Rochester.
The Uniformed Fire Officers Association is partnering with Operation Warm to give free new winter coats to hundreds of children of the Boys and Girls Club.
On Friday, Norman Girdley Jr, 21, was arrested and charged with Criminal Mischief and Drug Possession following an alleged overnight rampage.
Police in Suffolk County arrested a Centereach man Monday, on a warrant issued by Massachusetts authorities for sex crimes against children he allegedly committed when he was a swim coach more than three decades ago.
When the storm washed through Hoboken six months ago, the gym at the Hudson County kids center was destroyed. Money for the repairs came from the NFL and the New York/New Jersey Super Bowl Committee.
Parents know how important it is to keep their children engaged in positive, safe activities outside of school. This is never more important than during a child’s formative years. New York’s after-school programs abound, but the best set themselves apart by going above and beyond for each kid.
A local Jersey girl earned her biggest opportunity of her young singing career yet when earned a spot in the musical film “Standing Ovation.”