Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez today announced that a 33-year-old Brooklyn man was sentenced to 90 years to life in prison for killing three people, including a 76-year-old innocent bystander, near a New York City Housing Authority Complex in Fort Greene in September 2015.
Federal Funding will be available for Seniors, Working Families and Low-and Moderate-Income Residents beginning November 13, 2017, for emergency assistance. Emergency benefits will be received this winter by approximately 2 million households this winter season by the New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance program.
AARP is proud to be a Title Sponsor of the 2016 Circle of Sisters located at the Jacob Javits Center in NYC. As part of the celebration of Black Health today, AARP is offering a $5.00 discount on your entry tickets at the Expo if you present your AARP membership card on the day of the event. This discount is not available for online ticket purchases.
Mayor Baraka reminds residents that a City Ordinance is in effect for Landlords as of October 1, 2015, and continuing through May 1, 2016. Landlords must provide tenants with heat at 68 degrees from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. and 65 degrees from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m., or City inspectors will respond to tenants' complaints of no heat or hot water. New Jersey Department of Community Affairs Division of Codes and Standards has also set a bulletin with basic information about the responsibilities of landlords
Mayor Ras Baraka will be opening the Fifth Center of Hope today, at the Clubhouse located at 205 Spruce Street, 3:30 p.m. Joining the City of Newark Mayor will be the Newark Housing Authority who will be offering a variety of athletic, arts & culture, educational, environmental, healthy living, and recreation programming to engage and empower the community.
Mayor Ras J. Baraka has re-announced the City of Newark Ordinance starting October 1st that landlord's must to keep rental dwellings at 68 degrees beginning from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. and 65 degrees from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. This heating Ordinance for the City of Newark will be enforceable for heat starting October 1, 2015, and continuing through May 1, 2016 for City inspectors to respond to complaints.
Mayor Bill de Blasio joined the officials of the Arker Companies yesterday to break ground at the Beach Channel Senior Apartments in Far Rockaway, Queens. In 2017, a seen-story, mixed-use development will provide 100 percent affordability to 154 low-income seniors and 46 formerly homeless seniors in New York.