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Crown Heights »

The legal agreement issued Monday ends a nearly two-month court battle over 1173 Bergen St.

Crown Heights »

Despite local backlash, residents overall think the plan is a "good idea," a Baruch/NY1 poll found.

Crown Heights »

A day after the shelter opened, a judge granted opponents a temporary stay on more families moving in.

Crown Heights »

Ten families with children moved into the Crown Heights facility Monday, the city said.

East Flatbush »

Residents say they weren't told before homeless men moved into the former Kingsboro Psychiatric Center.

Crown Heights »

The new official would coordinate community complaints and help people volunteer at the facilities.

Elmhurst »

The Queens Boulevard shelter provider was approved for a 6-year-extension on its contract by the city.

South Jamaica »

Freddie Cosmo became homeless more than a year ago and has since struggled to get permanent housing.

Upper West Side »

Freedom House has drawn complaints from community residents since it opened in 2012.

East Elmhurst »

The cost to house homeless residents in hotels has gone up 601 percent since Nov. 2015, a report says.

Crown Heights »

Residents demanded low-income housing at 267 Rogers Ave. and specifics about the project's cost.

Kips Bay »

One of the suspects was on parole for attempted murder, authorities said. 

Woodside »

Baby Kimio Williams was found unconscious on Friday inside her room at the Quality Inn.

Crown Heights »

Neighbors of 267 Rogers Ave. do not want transitional housing on their block, they said.

Crown Heights »

Neighbors of the Rogers Avenue building will hold a Wednesday night meeting to stop the project.