Low-income parents brace for Westchester day care fee hike
When Westchester County hikes fees for subsidized day care Feb. 1, as scheduled, Kaycee Coakley and her 2-year-old daughter will feel the pinch.
Coakley said her bill at Queen's Daughters Day Care Center in Yonkers would rise to $94.50 a month, an increase of $25.50. It doesn't seem like much, but the single mom said the additional cost would strain her budget.
"Right now, I am cutting...