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Willowbrook »

Fentanyl, original used for end-of-life patients, was linked to 44 percent of overdoses in the city.

Great Kills »

Kevin Parker, 30, nearly died of an overdose after being prescribed pain medication.

St. George »

The Next Step Resource and Recovery Center opened at 26 Bay St.

Arden Heights »

The majority of fatal overdose cases started via prescribed pills from doctors, prosecutors said.

Fordham »

HealingNYC is a $38 million annual program to end the opioid epidemic in the city.

St. George »

The HOPE program will dismiss lower level drug arrests if the suspect seeks treatment.

St. George »

District Attorney Michael McMahon and Assemblyman Michael Cusick announced the program Friday.

Concord »

The mayor announced new programs to tackle opioid abuse and money in the budget to build an indoor pool.