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New policy forces mentally ill out of adult homes
New policy forces mentally ill out of adult homes
News Melissa Chan 2/15/2013 at 9:34AM

Adult homes in Queens are now forced to evict hundreds of mentally ill residents and shut out new entrants under a new state policy. Privately run adult homes in the state, including nine in Queens and nearly 50 in the city, will have to cut their mental health population down to 25 percent, according to [...]

New elevators coming to Flushing LIRR
New elevators coming to Flushing LIRR
News Steve Mosco 3/05/2012 at 12:15PM

The Flushing Long Island Rail Road Station is getting a major “up”grade. Legislators and transit officials announced plans to install elevators at the station, a major development for the transportation hub. “As Flushing continues to grow, our infrastructure must grow to match,” said Senator Toby Ann Stavisky at the press conference on March 2. “These [...]