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Statement On Statewide Residential Eviction Moratorium Legislation

Judith Goldiner, Attorney-In-Charge of the Civil Law Reform Unit at The Legal Aid Society, issued the following statement in response to the...

New York State Hates Disabled Children

New York State public schools received a $3 billion, 11% increase in funding. New York special needs schools received ZERO. 

Humane Alternatives To Long-Term Solitary Confinement Act Signed Into Law

Tina Luongo, Attorney-in-Charge of the Criminal Defense Practice at The Legal Aid Society, issued the following statement on the Humane Alternatives to...

Looking To Hire Summer Camp Counselors & Lifequards

The Village of Ossining is looking to hire summer camp counselors and lifeguards. To inquire, please contact Robert Chesna...

Free Job Readiness Program For Teens & Young Adults 14-21

Those 16 and older who successfully complete the 6 week workshop will receive priority for hire at the Ossining Summer Day Camp.

Legal Aid Society Statement On New York State Marijuana Legalization

Anne Oredeko, Supervising Attorney of the Racial Justice Unit, and Anthony Posada, Supervising Attorney of the Community Justice Unit at The Legal...

Looking To Hire A Park Groundskeeper

The Town of Ossining Parks Department is seeking to fill a seasonal position of Park Groundskeeper. Please complete an...

Lawsuit To Secure Inmates In New York State Prisons Access To...

The Legal Aid Society filed a lawsuit in New York State Supreme Court against New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New York State Health...

NY’s Colleges, Universities, & Students To Get $2.6B In Latest CoViD-19...

Following steadfast support for New York’s colleges and universities throughout the pandemic, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer announced that the recently-signed American...

St. Patrick’s Day

Get ready for green lights, green hats, even green beer! St. Patrick’s Day is on March 17th. Why is Ireland’s national day...

Looking To Hire A Laborer

The Department of Public Works is actively hiring a Laborer. This is a salary position paying in the range of $49,397 to...

$500K For New York Homeowners In Need Of Mortgage Assistance

New York Attorney General Letitia James today announced a $500,000 settlement with Champion, the reverse mortgage servicing division of Nationstar Mortgage, LLC, over allegations...

Investors Warned About Extreme Risk When Investing In Cryptocurrencies

In her ongoing efforts to protect New York investors, New York Attorney General Letitia James today issued two alerts in response to...

Out-Of-State Firm Seeks To Flood Streets With Ghost Guns

New York Attorney General Letitia James has led a coalition of 21 attorneys general from around the nation in fighting a lawsuit...

Bitfinex’s Illegal Virtual Currency Trading Activities In New York Ended

New York Attorney General Letitia James today continued her efforts to protect investors from fraudulent and deceptive virtual or “crypto” currency trading...

McDonald’s Ties Executive Compensation To Diversity Workforce Management

New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli, trustee of the New York State Common Retirement Fund, released the following statement today in...

The Village Of Ossining Declares A Snow Emergency

The Village of Ossining is declaring a Snow Emergency, effective at midnight tonight, Wednesday, February 17, 2021, until further notice. During a...

What Is Happening In Ossining

We were provided this edited letter and suppose it demands public awareness and discussion. What does “We have seen...

Statement Regarding Natasha Lycia Ora Bannan

A Call to Action on Puerto Rico / Un Llamado a la Acción por Puerto Rico has been following the revelations about...

Ossining Police Reform & Reinvention

Members of the public and other interested parties are welcome to attend and join the discussion. Details are provided...

Vaccine Denial Violates The Constitutional Rights Of Incarcerated People

Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem, The Bronx Defenders, The Legal Aid Society, the New York Civil Liberties Union, and Brooklyn Defender Services...

Winter Storm Update

The Town of Ossining is carefully monitoring today's winter storm. According to the most recent forecasts, the storm will continue with heavy snow...

State Debt Collection Suspended For The 10th Time

New York Attorney General Letitia James today announced that the state has renewed, for the 10th time, an order to halt the collection...

5,000 New Yorkers In DOCCS’ Custody Positive For CoViD-19

Legal Aid Society, Brooklyn Defender Services, The Bronx Defenders, New York County Defender Services, and the Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem, in...

Bipartisan Coalition Fights To Protect Nearly 1 Million Homeowners From Unlawful...

New York Attorney General Letitia James today co-led a bipartisan coalition of 33 attorneys general in opposing a proposed class action settlement...

DEC’s Operational Spending Declines As Responsibilities Grow

Over the last decade, important new laws have expanded the state Department of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) mission to address the urgent threat...