Post Tagged with: "Mothers on the Move"

Environment / News

NYOFCo to close its doors

NYOFCo to close its doors

NYOFCo, the fertilizer company that Hunts Point residents have been fighting for over a decade, has announced it will be closing and leaving the neighborhood for good. “This is a huge step forward for the neighborhood,” said Kellie Terry-Sepulveda, executive director of The Point CDC, one of many local organizations […]

Environment / News

City cuts ties with NYOFCo sewage plant

City cuts ties with NYOFCo sewage plant

NYOFCo, the sewage processing plant with the candy-striped smoke stack that has afflicted Hunts Point residents with sickening smells for the last 18 years, has lost its contract with New York City. But in a defiant statement, the company said it would keep operating, and warned that without the money […]

Health

Hunts Point moms find island of peace

Hunts Point moms find island of peace

In a chaotic world, yoga class offers a place free from stress By Megan Sperry msdollface@gmail.com The smell of incense filled the headquarters of Mothers on the Move on Intervale Avenue, as four women chanted “lokah samasthah sukhing bhavantu.” The words are Sanskrit. They mean: “May all beings everywhere be […]

Health

Yoga at a Glance

What: Free Yoga and Meditation for Mothers Where: Mothers on the Move (MOM), 928 Intervale Ave. When: Every Saturday noon-1:30 Contact: MOM (718) 842-2224