Babylon Homeowners Divided Over Plan To Feed Needy ResidentsA controversy is cooking in a Suffolk County village as residents fight a church's plan to feed the needy.
Gov. Christie Serves Up Pre-Thanksgiving Lunch At Newark Soup KitchenGov. Chris Christie and his wife didn't let the winter weather stop them as they spent more than an hour plating and serving a pre-Thanksgiving lunch at the soup kitchen at St. John's Church.
Study: Food Pantries In New York State Serving More Seniors, Fewer ChildrenThe Hunger Action Network report shows that two-thirds of food pantries and soup kitchens have reported a drop in food donations while the majority of them said they served more people last year.
Report: Number Of New York City Food Pantries, Soup Kitchens Down 25 Percent In Five YearsThe data was compiled before superstorm Sandy struck, which caused a surge in demand for food banks. The organization said the natural disaster illustrates the need for food relief in disasters.
Dolan Spreads Message Of Service At Soup Kitchen On Holy ThursdayCardinal Timothy Dolan along with high school volunteers from his hometown of St. Louis, M.O. distributed lunch at Saint Paul the Apostle’s soup kitchen on Columbus Avenue to the homeless and elderly.