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Governor Hochul Broadens Internship Opportunities for 3,000 SUNY Students in New York

In a significant move, Governor Kathy Hochul unveiled today that the State University of New York (SUNY) campuses will allocate nearly $10 million in annual state funding to offer internships and experiential learning opportunities to 3,000 SUNY students before they graduate. This funding, part of the historic $163 million increase in direct operating aid to…

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New York State Governor Announces New Initiatives to Fight Crime and Improve Public Safety

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced several initiatives to keep New Yorkers safe as a part of her 2024 State of the State address. As New Yorkers remain seriously concerned about crime and public safety, Governor Hochul announced the launch of a joint operation of law enforcement agencies to crack down on retail theft to support…

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Asylum seeker charged with murder after stabbing – Video ABC7NY

An asylum seeker has been accused of fatally injuring another individual at the migrant shelter on Randall’s Island. On Randall’s Island (Manhattan), an incident occurred around 7:30 pm January 6, 2024, resulting in an asylum seeker being charged with murder. According to the police, two men were involved in the altercation at a migrant center,…

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New York Governor Kathy Hochul Updates New Yorkers on Nation-Leading Actions to Address Opioid and Overdose Epidemic

Under Governor Hochul’s Leadership New York has Distributed Opioid Settlement Funds To Impacted Communities Faster Than Any Other State $6 Million Investment Supporting Mobile Medication Units in High-Needs Areas $20 Million Investment Supporting Development & Training for Addiction Services Specialists Governor Kathy Hochul highlighted New York State as a national leader in combatting the devastating effects of…

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New York. Governor Hochul Unveils New Initiative to Tackle New York’s Housing Crisis by Renovating and Repairing Single Room Occupancy Units Across New York

Up to $50 Million Now Available as Part of Governor’s Efforts to Create and Preserve Supportive Housing Units That Benefit Vulnerable New Yorkers Governor Kathy Hochul today announced that up to $50 million has been made available to help preserve up to 500 Single Room Occupancy apartments across New York State. SRO units are typically…

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