Homeless New York City
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 18, 2020 - 12:08 pm
The number of homeless people living on the streets of New York City neared a five-year high this year, while the number of people entering the shelter system declined amid the pandemic and an evictions ban, new data from City Hall shows.
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Coronavirus NYC schools
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 31, 2020 - 1:35 pm
New York City has unveiled its plans for dealing with positive coronavirus cases when schools reopen in the fall—and it includes potentially closing classrooms or even entire school buildings if cases are confirmed.
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Spring in NYC
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Joe Cingrana
March 02, 2020 - 12:49 pm
After a cold, blustery winter, Springtime in New York ushers in nature’s reawakening in the lush parks and beautiful green spaces that city dwellers and visitors can enjoy. There’s no better time to get out and celebrate the Earth than during this blooming, colorful season.
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Grubhub Restaurant Sign
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Marla Diamond
February 27, 2020 - 8:48 am
New York City is looking to crack down on food delivery apps that overcharge restaurants.
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Lynda Lopez
February 18, 2020 - 9:13 am
A new study shows half of New Yorkers lived in poverty between between 2015 and 2018.
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NYC's Central Park
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Joe Cingrana
January 02, 2020 - 9:29 am
By Lori Melton The harsh effects of climate change, increased pollution, and overcrowded landfills are threatening the Earth for future generations. Therefore, as a new decade begins, it’s important to do whatever we can to help protect the planet. Thankfully, increased environmental awareness is...
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Kristie Keleshian
December 20, 2019 - 1:13 pm
New York City's proposed mental health clinics, aimed at helping people who are experiencing crises, are still in a state of uncertainty.
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NY/NJ mayors
Marla Diamond
December 10, 2019 - 7:26 am
New York City agreed Monday to temporarily stop sending homeless families to Newark following complaints of deplorable living conditions.
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NYC delivery truck
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Mike Smeltz
September 25, 2019 - 7:10 pm
The city is looking to do its part to declog the roads.
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Kimberly Dole
September 23, 2019 - 9:50 am
Television celebrity chef and restaurateur Carl Ruiz has died. He was 44.
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