Independent Group Home Living

Independent Group Home Living Program  suspects (NYS Justice Center)

Suffolk Group-Home Worker Pleads Guilty In ‘Fight Club’ For Disabled Case; 3 Others Plead Not Guilty

Three employees from a Suffolk County group home pleaded not guilty Tuesday to running a fight club that encouraged disabled men to beat each other up.


Independent Group Home Living Program  suspects (NYS Justice Center)

Hamptons Group Home Workers Allegedly Ran ‘Developmentally Disabled Fight Club’

Police said the four suspects were caught on cell phone video either watching the fight or laughing as the attack occurred.


Hava Samuels, left, and Paul Forziano were to get married on April 6, 2013, but neither of the group homes will allow them to live there together. (Photo: CBS 2)

Developmentally Disabled Couple To Marry, But Being Denied Housing By Group Homes

A Long Island couple engaged to be married this weekend are hoping to live together, but right now they’re facing regulations that won’t let them.


Marty Lyons (credit: Ann Liguori)

Liguori: Jets’ Marty Lyons Impact Is Stronger Than Ever

There are few public speakers out there who can rival Marty Lyons. The former New York Jets defensive tackle and defensive end tackles any speaking engagement with all the heart and skill he used on the playing field.