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NYC Food Pantry Sees a Growing Demand Over the Holidays

As the holiday season rapidly approaches, at least one food pantry in New York City says it's struggling to keep up with a growing demand for assistance.

On a recent Friday afternoon, the line to fill grocery bags at Part of the Solution or POTS in the Bronx was about ten people deep.

A Home After the Holidays

The lighting of the Rockefeller Center tree has been a New York tradition for decades. But just recently, a new tradition has sprouted up.

At Habitat, the tree is re-purposed for a number of charitable projects. Back in 2008, the tree was turned into wood cabinets for an affordable housing complex in Brooklyn.