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West Village »

Elderly Man Stabbed With Scissors By Homeless Woman, Police Say

Police said the 72-year-old man was walking on 14th Street and Seventh Avenue when he was attacked.

Clinton Hill »

Racial Battle Brews in Clinton Hill Over Closing of Popular Grocery Store

State Sen. Velmanette Montgomery said, "white people don't eat the way we do," about the closing.

Concourse »

Bronx Senior Housing Residents Say They're Living in a Jail

Residents say they are not allowed to sit down and socialize in the building's lobby.

Upper West Side »

Seniors Rally Against Salvation Army's Sale of UWS Building

The Salvation Army is selling its West End Avenue building, forcing residents to move to East Harlem.

Upper West Side »

Controversial UWS Nursing Home Development Gets $2.5 Million Grant

The money will go to the Jewish Home Lifecare's senior living model planned for W. 97th Street.

Fort Greene »

'Rent-a-Granny' Connects Elders with Babysitting Gigs in Fort Greene

The "Rent-a-Granny" program will match elderly participants with young families in need of childcare.

Chelsea »

Catholic Priest and Executive Coach Among New CB4 Members

Eight new members joined the board, which covers Chelsea and Hell's Kitchen.

Yorkville »

Yorkville Seniors Turn 'The Bachelor' into a Musical

Carnegie East House residents recently took "Bachelor" to the stage as part of a biannual musical club.

Upper East Side »

Purrfect: Upper East Side Nonprofit Helps Seniors Care for Beloved Pets

Search and Care pairs volunteers with elderly pet owners who need help tending to their animals.

West Village »

West Village Rec Center Closed Indefinitely After Sandy

The Tony Dapolito Recreation Center has been closed more than five weeks because of water damage.

Midtown »

'Coffeehouse' Senior Center Gets New $1.1M Space Near Port Authority

The new Project FIND Coffeehouse has food and activities for low-income seniors.

West Village »

Actor Vin Diesel Donates Meals to Westbeth Seniors After Hurricane Sandy

The action star grew up in the West Village artists' complex on Bethune Street.

Midland Beach »

Hurricane Sandy Takes Deadly Toll on Staten Island's Vulnerable Seniors

By Saturday, 22 victims, mostly elderly residents, died after Hurricane Sandy.

East Village »

Good Samaritans Pitch in to Help Tenants Stranded in Darkened Buildings

Relatives, friends and even strangers are helping those without electricity or running water Downtown.

Upper West Side »

Homebound Seniors Get Deliveries From Greenmarkets Under New Program

Fresh produce from local greenmarkets will be delivered to homebound seniors and senior centers.