Produced in close concert with advocates, the mayor’s 2004 initiative aimed for a paradigm shift in how the city approached homelessness. And it aimed to achieve it in record time.
While some agree that the plan has financial merit, others fear the social costs of mixing incomes in NYCHA neighborhoods. The authority’s chairman sees it as a win-win.
As speeches go, Mayor Cory Booker’s seventh annual State of the City was a long and winding road of an address.
Small Business Administration loans bail out shore residents surprised to learn policies paid far less than needed.
The Hudson and Bergen County jails appear to have already felt the impact of the budget sequester. A total of about 50 immigrant detainees have been released from both facilities.
The thing that makes Hoboken so desirable — its proximity to the water — is the very thing that makes living here a real crap shoot sometimes.