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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Rent Control’s First Test in the Hudson Valley

A housing vacancy study found that Kington is not eligible to opt in to the Emergency Tenant Protection Act. What do the results mean for other cities?

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Open Water

Removing dams from the Hudson Valley's rivers.

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What Happened to the Water in New Paltz?

Residents were under a "Do Not Drink" advisory for a week earlier this month. The response to the crisis tells us New York has learned from previous local water issues.