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Sue Strong

City Changes Course After Ordering Disabled Woman Out Of Section 8 Apartment

Imagine the surprise and dismay of a disabled woman, confined to a wheelchair, when she was told that she would have to move to a smaller apartment to keep her housing subsidy.

02/25/2014

A woman walks with her dog by homes damaged by Superstorm Sandy along the beach in the Rockaways on January 15, 2013.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYC Residents Left Homeless By Sandy Speak Out Days Before Hotel Evictions

Federal funding for the program ended this week but about 300 people are still sleeping in city-funded hotel rooms that are paid for through Friday.

10/02/2013

Nov. 6, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Sandy Evacuees Fighting City’s Hotel Eviction Notices

The city’s lawyers argued that the 350 remaining evacuees have to be out by Oct. 1 since the Federal Emergency Management Agency is no longer reimbursing the city for its hotel program.

09/25/2013

Willets Point business in the shadow of Citi Field. The city has sent eviction letters to dozens of business owners as it moves forward with plans to build a mall and redevelop the neighborhood. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Willets Point Business Owners Due In Court Over Eviction Notices

The eviction notice sent out to dozens of business owners said to be out by the end of August.

09/20/2013

Manorville Fire

Police: 1 Dead, 1 Hurt in Manorville Fire

The owner of a Long Island house where a woman died in a fire was facing eviction because of unpaid taxes, officials said.

03/13/2013

FILE - Bernard M. Baruch Houses, part of New York City Housing Authority (credit: NYCHA)

Appeals Court Rules NYCHA Can Evict Tenants Who Violate Income Requirement

The ruling from the New York State Court of Appeals overturned a lower court’s ruling that the drastic penalty was likely to leave a woman and her three young children homeless.

02/14/2013

Jeffrey Johnson's apartment building at 214 East 82nd Street. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer, 1010 WINS)

Man Who Killed Coworker Outside Of Empire State Building Had Been Asked To Leave His Apartment

The man who shot and killed a former co-worker outside of the Empire State Building was not evicted but was told to vacate his Upper East Side apartment so the landlord could make renovations, a police source told Reuters.

08/26/2012

98-year-old Mary Kantorowski. (credit: CBS 2)

Atty: Peter Kantorowski Won’t Evict 98-Year-Old Mother Mary From Fairfield Home

Peter Kantorowski has withdrawn a lawsuit trying to evict his 98-year-old mother and will allow her to remain in her Fairfield, Conn. home.

03/01/2012

Fairfield, CT (file / credit: Town of Fairfield)

Son Evicting 98-Year-Old Mother From Connecticut Home

Living out her life in her own home in Fairfield, it’s unlikely Mary Kantorowski ever dreamed that at age 98, her own son would be trying to evict her.

02/17/2012

Foreclosure - File / Photo: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images

Eviction Companies Thrive In Sour Economy

Hardest-hit are ethnic urban neighborhoods, where about twice as many renters are forced to leave as in the general population, according to housing experts.

01/08/2012

Courtney Love (credit: Chris Jackson/Getty Images Entertainment)

Courtney Love Faces Eviction From Luxury West Village Townhouse

It looks as if Courtney Love is going to have to find another place to stay.

12/15/2011