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Port Richmond »

Food Pantries See Surge in Demand on Staten Island

Cuts to the federal food stamp program caused pantries to have an increased demand, a report found.

Long Island City »

Volunteers Pack 231,000 Pounds of Food to Feed the Hungry

City Harvest's "Repackathon" readies the organization's food donations before the busy holiday season.

Prospect Heights »

Food Pantries Flooded as Food Stamp Benefits Are Cut

Over 300 people were served at a single food pantry in Prospect Heights in a two hour period.

Civic Center »

Federal Shutdown Could Impact Housing, Health and Hunger in the City

A protracted government shutdown could hurt the health sector, housing market and hungry New Yorkers.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Hell's Kitchen Rooftop Farm Celebrates First Growing Season

The Hell's Kitchen Farm Project is hosting a benefit after a season of growing fresh vegetables on the rooftop of a church.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Greenmarket Vendors Say Cheese Slicing Ban Stinks

State officials have banned cutting cheese at local greenmarkets without a license to process food.