CBS2 Homelessness Expert: Pay Homeless To Keep Shelters CleanCBS2 homelessness expert Robert Mascali has offered a new idea for making shelters safer and more appealing.
NYC Comptroller Releases Scathing Audit On Animal Care & ControlThe audit made 18 recommendations to Animal Care & Control, which the non-profit and the city say have already been started on.
Dept. Of Homeless Services Issues Code Blue As Potentially Deadly Cold Sweeps Over CityThe Code Blue procedures make it easier for homeless men and women to get into shelters, but over at Grand Central you'll find people who want no part of the shelter system.
NY State Issues Recommendations For Preventing Devastation From Another SuperstormA new report has issued a long list of suggestions for preventing another storm like Superstorm Sandy from bringing similar devastation to New York.
Charities Stepping Up To The Plate For Sandy VictimsCharitable organizations have mobilized workers and resources in the New York City area, in the wake of the devastation caused by Superstorm Sandy.
Report: Homelessness On The Rise In NYCThe number of people in New York City's homeless shelters exceeded 40,000 last week for the first time.
Downed Trees Still Problematic In NYC, L.I. Days After IreneTrees that came down on Long Island as a result of Hurricane Irene have been cut up and pushed to the side of the road for crews pick up but that doesn't seem to be the case in many areas.