Oh My Goodness: Westchester County Mom Organizes Birthday Parties For Homeless Children At Local ShelterThe City of Mount Vernon alone estimates it has 900 homeless kids enrolled in the local school district.
MTA Police Increase Presence At Grand Central Terminal After Business Owners Express Concern About Homeless PopulationIt's an action and a presence some restaurateurs say is long overdue.
Oh My Goodness: Nonprofit Launched By Couple Provides Backpacks Full Of Supplies To Homeless IndividualsThey hit the streets throughout the five boroughs every two weeks, and the hundreds of volunteers have given out more than 3,000 backpacks.
Demanding Answers: Business Owners In Grand Central Terminal Say Homeless Population Is Taking OverBusiness owners want to see more police patrolling the terminal and more help offered to the homeless so they don't have to take up residence there.
City Council Unveils Its Comprehensive Homeless PlanIt includes 90 separate recommendations focusing on preventing homelessness and increasing access to permanent housing.
De Blasio Vows To 'End Street Homelessness As We Know It' In 5 YearsWith no small measure of bravado, the mayor says the city has "cracked the code" to make it happen.
Mayor De Blasio Unveils 'Outreach NYC' Program To Address HomelessnessUnder the new program, thousands of front-line employees from various city agencies will be trained to request homeless outreach assistance when they come across someone in need.
Accused Killer Of 4 Sleeping Homeless Men In Chinatown Pleads Not GuiltyThe homeless man accused of killing four other homeless men in Chinatown returned to court on Monday.
Accused Killer Of 4 Sleeping Homeless Men In Chinatown Due Back In Court MondayThe homeless man accused of killing four other homeless men in Chinatown is due to return to court on Monday.
After Brutal Attacks By Homeless People, De Blasio Orders Review Of NYC's Mental Health ServicesMayor Bill de Blasio is ordering a review of New York City's mental health services.
New Jersey Homeless Get Chance Of A Lifetime, Treated To Spa Event Hosted By New York GiantsThey were bused from Newark to nearby MetLife Stadium where they spent the day being pampered, fed, and groomed.
Police: Homeless Man Randomly Attacks 2 People In Hell's KitchenAccording to police, a 59-year-old woman was walking on 42nd Street and 10th Avenue at 7 a.m. when she was attacked.
Heartwarming Video Shows Stranger Give Homeless Man Coat Off His BackAs an Alabama woman was stopped at a red light, she bore witness to an incredible act of kindness between strangers that left her stunned.
Celebrity Stylist Offers Haircuts and Humanity To the Nation's HomelessCelebrity hairstylist Jason Schneidman's selfless acts prove he's a cut above the rest.
More Than 100,000 Students In NYC Public Schools Are Homeless, Report SaysThat’s one in 10 students, with the latest number at 104,000.