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Jack’s Place has four walls to go with dream

This home on Rosa Road in Schenectady will become Jack's Place, where out-of-town families of patients at local hospitals will be able to stay free of charge.
This home on Rosa Road in Schenectady will become Jack's Place, where out-of-town families of patients at local hospitals will be able to stay free of charge.
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Jack’s Place finally has a home. Out-of-area visitors with loved ones at local hospitals will soon be able to stay for free at 17 Rosa Road. “It’s been a long time,” said Assistant Police Chief Jack Falvo, one of the organizers. “Now it’s a reality.” The project, which is similar to a Ronald McDonald House, has been on hold since residents argued against it moving into the historic neighborhood. The fight began when a resident ...


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corckmh
May 18, 2013
6:56 p.m.

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My family and I use the family housing at Boston Children's Hospital many times a year. They charge $30 per night , where a hotel is about $200. Having options like this means so much when a family member is going through a crisis or has a chronic disease. This is truly a godsend for the families in need. You are creating a beautiful legacy in Jack's Place. Good luck with the renovations. I hope it opens soon.

seawitch1313
May 19, 2013
10:31 a.m.

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Congrats you guys!! Love you! <3

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