The clock is ticking: bus trips to Albany

The June 15 deadline for the expiration of rent laws is only breaths away and The Real Rent Reform Campaign is organizing trips to Albany on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday of next week. The group is also preparing to take tenants to Albany every day after June 15, if the laws are not yet renewed. There will be a “mass mobilization” to Albany on Monday, June 13 at 8 a.m. Buses are free and lunch will be provided. Find bus locations and schedules below:

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Elderly man gone missing

Joseph Stefanelli, click to enlarge

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating an elderly man who was last seen inside of NYU Medical Center, 550 1st Avenue.

Joseph Stefanelli, 90, is a resident of 463 West St. apt# 924A and is described as a white man, 5’4″, approx. 140 lbs, with white hair and a white beard.

He was last seen wearing: a dark hat, tan jacket and tan pants, and possibly wearing eyeglasses.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of this missing person is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or visiting