Opinion

Opinion: Direct support professionals need more resources in New York
Op-ed Opinion

Opinion: Direct support professionals need more resources in New York

Too often, fiscal and social policies developed by the state’s One-Party leadership are misaligned with the needs of those living here. The overwhelming shortage of direct-support professionals caring for the disability community is a prime example of this. While fast-food and retail employees continue to see their paychecks grow as […]

Letter: Why should our senior citizens be treated differently, based on where they live?
Letters Opinion

Letter: Why should our senior citizens be treated differently, based on where they live?

To the editor: The New York State Legislature should increase the maximum income amount that would make senior citizens eligible for partial senior tax breaks.  The last time the state Legislature increased the amount for Westchester County seniors and seniors around New York state was more than 15 years ago. […]