YOUTH TODAY: Youth Homeless Providers Call on New York City Officials For Plan

This story first ran in Youth Today here. Here’s an excerpt: UPDATE: A young man staying in a Sheltering Arms youth shelter tested positive for COVID-19 Monday. The Chronicle of Social Change reported that he had been isolated. The Coalition for Homeless Youth and Legal Aid Society called for increased financial support from the city for homeless youth providers. Read the full statement here. […]

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BROOKLYN DAILY EAGLE: Confidence on wheels: Brooklyn’s bike classes for grown-ups

This story ran on June 3, 2019 in the Brooklyn Daily Eagle.  Here’s an excerpt: The instructor spoke in choppy sentences that made little sense out of context. “Two feet. Two feet. Going forward. Stronger. Pushing that forward. Back.” But John LaPolla’s words worked the way a snake charmer’s might on a group of 20 […]

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