Schmitty the Weather Dog joined the children of Esther Ashkenas Central Park Early Learning Center to teach the students and staff about weather terms through sing-a-longs and other fun activities.
The various developmental disabilities councils throughout the five boroughs have been holding their legislative breakfasts over the past few weeks. Here's a roundup of the issues they discussed.
Michael Weinberg gave an impassioned speech at the Staten Island Developmental Disabilities Council's legislative breakfast that called on Governor Andrew Cuomo to not forget the thousands of direct support professionals as he plans to increase the state's minimum wage.
Chad DeRoche and Danielle Levine visited Albany for the NYSACRA-NYSRA Legislative Policy Forum, to speak their minds in the wake of Cuomo's refusal to increase Medicaid funding,
Appearing on WLIW's (thirteen) program, "Metro Focus" and the New York State Senate Public Hearing on Labor, Senator Diane Savino shares her concerns about the increase of minimum wage in New York state.
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