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Cardinal Timothy Dolan with Dr. Dean Scher, executive director of Catholic Charities Community Services of Orange County

The Heroin Trap, Part II

Communities Are Uniting to Give the Slip to One of the Deadliest Drug Epidemics of All Time.

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Social Justice Primary category in which blog post is published

ICE in the Hudson Valley

The escalating bitterness of the national debate on immigration and recent crackdowns by ICE have caused public outcries in communities where immigrants live and work.

Education Primary category in which blog post is published

Shrinking Schools

The problem of shrinking student enrollment ticks silently away until it becomes too urgent to ignore. Then it erupts into community outrage about tough decisions.

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Cleaning Up The Hudson

Has the decade-long General Electric river cleanup been effective? Would the river have been better off left alone?