Department of Education spokeswoman Margie Feinberg, issued the following statement late Friday afternoon: “Five hundred students were served lunch – all the students who got sick came from the same classroom.”
Officials said an SUV hit a school bus on Rockaway Avenue near Avenue N around 8:20 a.m. The impact apparently sent the bus – which had no children on board – into a home.
Lakeshia Seymour was found unconscious and suffering from severe head trauma in front of her house at 1457 E. 102nd St in Canarsie.
Police say they found the female victim’s body at a house in Canarsie on Thursday afternoon. She had suffered severe head trauma.
Community members declared victory Tuesday and vowed to do everything in their power to make sure the public school on Remsen Ave. in Canarsie stayed open.
A year-long battle over a car is over. Frustrated residents at a New York public housing complex have been complaining for months about an abandoned car, parked in a disabled parking spot.
Warren Bell, owner of Bagels By Bell in Canarsie, is giving away one million green bagels to help fans cheer on the Jets.
A controversial urban poetry book will be sanitized before it is taught again in New York City public schools.
Some Brooklyn parents are fuming Thursday over a book passed out to their children in school, which featured poems with sexually explicit comments about everyone from drug dealers to presidents.
A house in Brooklyn, illuminated by a whopping 250,000 lights, is a holiday display that you have to see to believe. The man behind the display, though, is a mystery to many.