State Sen. Jeff Klein

Horse On Condemned Property (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

‘Rusty,’ Four Other Horses Housed On Condemned Property In The Bronx

State Sen. Jeff Klein and neighbors have taken up the cause of Rusty, who, along with four other horses, is confined to a stable among dilapidated shacks on the East End of Pelham Parkway.

09/20/2012

New York St. Sen. Jeff Klein (file / credit: Senator's Office)

Sen. Jeff Klein Wants To Improve Interaction With Mentally Ill In Police Emergencies

St. Sen. Jeff Klein is proposing a bill aimed at putting police in a better position to respond to emergencies involving the mentally ill.

08/18/2011

Yonkers City Council President Chuck Lesnick (file / credit: City of Yonkers)

Yonkers City Council Calls For Wage Freeze

To save about 700 jobs in the city, the Yonkers City Council voted to have an across-the-board wage freeze.

06/09/2011

Smirnoff Ice

New York City Health Department Wants All ‘Alcopops’ Banned

You may have heard of “alcopops.” They’re carbonated fruit drinks with an alcoholic punch. Kids are breaking the law to get their hands on them, but the New York City Health Department is stepping in to try to stop that from happening.

05/25/2011