Understaffing At Nursing Homes Leaves Residents Vulnerable Amid Pandemic, Now Vaccine Mandate Could Make It WorseThe governor is actively preparing for an even greater shortage, working to secure temporary visas for international workers and adjust licensing requirements to bring in nurses from out of state.
Police: 77-Year-Old Man Forced To Withdraw Money From ATM In Knifepoint RobberyThe suspect allegedly brandished a knife, forced the victim into a parked vehicle and drove him to a nearby Chase bank.
Photographer Snaps 'Getting Old, Getting Out' Project, Focusing On New York City's ElderlyIn a city of more than 8.5 million people, one New Yorker is trying to give a voice to the voiceless.
How To Help The Elderly Deal With Summer HeatSandy Quartuccio shares tips about symptoms of hyperthermia, wearing sunglasses and sunscreens, and drinking proper beverages to stay hydrated.
Elderly Woman Robbed In Her East Village Apartment, Police SayInvestigators say the suspect made his way into the woman's apartment by claiming he needed access to her apartment to fix a leak.
Man Sets Out To Mow Lawns In 50 States For People In NeedThe founder of Raising Men Lawn Care Service started mowing lawns for those in need three years ago after seeing a neighbor in Alabama struggling to cut his grass.
Police Officer Plays Piano For 93-Year-Old Robbery VictimPolice Officer Craig Bull has shown his community exactly what it means to go above and beyond the call of duty.
As Snowstorm Moves In, Non-Profit Looks Out For Homebound ElderlyAs a snowstorm of possible historic proportions heads for the Tri-State Area, one local non-profit is helping to make sure the elderly are prepared.
Seen At 11: The Secret To Living Beyond 100These are the new breed of seniors, living on their own well into their hundreds. And the secret to their longevity? Staying busy and having a positive outlook on life.
Elderly Woman Struck, Killed By City Bus While Crossing Bronx StreetPolice say Friday 74-year-old Gloria Mabry was struck at about 6:45 p.m. Friday. They say she was rushed to Jacobi Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.
Alleged Fake Contractor Accused Of Bilking The Elderly Out Of ThousandsIt’s alleged a Long Island man engaged in a vicious scheme to bilk the elderly out of hundreds of thousands of dollars for never completed home repairs.
Police Searching For Bronx Robbery Suspects Who Pose As RepairmenTwo men showed up at the Morris Park home of Vito and Elide D'Erasmo saying they were from the water company. Vito said he let the men in because a plumber had just the day before been unable to solve a drain problem at their home.
Suspect Charged In 3 Robberies, Including Elevator Assault On Elderly Woman Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said the suspect, Freddy Keitt, was taken into custody Tuesday night after he was seen acting suspiciously in Stuyvesant Town.
NYPD: Suspect Attacked, Robbed 85-Year-Old Woman In Elevator An elderly woman was brutally attacked in her Greenwich Village apartment building. The suspect was caught on tape waiting for the moment to strike.
5 Hurt After 86-Year-Old Man Drives Car Into Dunkin' Donuts In Valley StreamThe man lost control of his 1996 Buick and crashed into the glass window of the restaurant's entrance on Sunrise Highway around 3:30 p.m. Thursday, police said.