From Albany: Food Banks to Benefit From Price-Gouging Case

Food banks will be the beneficiaries after New York Attorney General Letitia James  secured 1.2 million eggs in a settlement involving price gouging. She signed an agreement with Hillandale Farms Corporation, ending an August 2020 lawsuit  on charges of  illegally gouging the prices of eggs in Read More …

Cuomo Signs Covid-19 Anti-Eviction Law

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo signed an anti-eviction bill into law Monday night that is designed to prevent most residential evictions for the next few months. The law also protects small landlords from foreclosure. The Covid-19 Emergency Eviction and Foreclosure Prevention Act  protects residents affected by Read More …

Suffolk County Offering Some Covid-19 Rental Assistance

Updated: Suffolk County is offering a program to assist tenants with their rent payments. A second program, to assist small-business owners, is not available to businesses in Huntington or several other towns, because they aren’t  part of the Community Development Block Grant program. Operation Backstop–Bringing Assistance Read More …