DHS Pushes For Glendale Shelter

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer The controversial homeless shelter proposed for Glendale is closer to becoming a reality. In a letter sent to Mayor Michael Bloomberg dated Dec. 6, the Dept. of Homeless Services recommended that the City award a contract worth $27 million to Samaritan Village, the Briarwood-based homeless services company that submitted a […]

Residents Rally Against Proposed Shelter

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer More than 200 Glendale and Middle Village residents came out on Saturday to say “no” to the proposed homeless shelter on 78-16 Cooper Ave., walking distance of Atlas Park Mall and several public schools in the area. Earlier this year, Samaritan Village, a homeless services company, announced their interest to […]