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halfway house

noun as in rehabilitation center

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A historic designation could have blocked the halfway house from opening, but the board’s decision Thursday cleared a path for its move to the neighborhood.

It isn’t clear when construction would begin or when the halfway house might open.

It was the latest delay in the company’s two-year battle to open a halfway house in the city.

The Bureau of Prisons, which awarded the contract for the halfway house, did not respond to requests for comment.

The Advisory Neighborhood Commission has approved a plan to “save the property,” according to the minutes of an August meeting, and a petition to block the halfway house has garnered more than 3,600 signatures.

I meet Otis J. the night he arrives at “The Castle,” a West Harlem halfway house for newly-released convicts.

Nancy appears to have served some of her hard time in the New York area because she is released to a halfway house in New York.

He served an additional three months in a Washington, D.C., halfway house.

Seriously everywhere: every bar, gas station, grocery store, radio station, church, halfway house, laundromat, and party.

“Mine is a true account of what Amanda is really like,” she says from a halfway house in Viterbo outside of Rome.

I slept at the halfway house, sharing a dorm with a bunch of actual criminals, gang kids and druggie kids, a couple of real nuts.

I wasn't allowed to be out of the halfway house after dinner time, and she couldn't visit me there.

Our nearest neighbors were the DeNoyers who kept a halfway house in a three roomed log cabin.

A locality of this variety may be seen at the Halfway House, eight miles east of Canandaigua.

From the Halfway-house to Cape Town the character of the landscape completely changes.


On this page you'll find 3 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to halfway house, such as: safe house, and stopping place.

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