Two more Catholic elementary schools have been added to the chopping block by the Archdiocese of New York, both of them on Staten Island.
The Archdiocese of New York has decided to close 22 elementary schools and two high schools that have been deemed financially “at risk.”
Families rallied in support of a Catholic school in the Bronx Monday, the day before Archdiocese of New York was set to vote on whether to close it.
Bleecker Street Records in the West Village is well-known its selection of vinyl, CDs posters and other items – but the store may soon be but a memory.
The New York City Department of Education announced plans Monday to close or phase out 17 schools.
A Roman Catholic school in the South Bronx that has been in operation for more than 100 years could close come 2013.
The Lenox Lounge, a historic Harlem jazz club that has hosted greats including Billie Holiday, Miles Davis and John Coltrane, will be closing its doors on New Year’s Eve.
Deputy County Executive Rob Walker says the administration is negotiating with police unions on issues related to Mangano’s police plan.
“It’s crazy. I mean, I don’t understand it. We should have a supermarket,” resident said Maryanne Kholdani.
An educational panel was given a tongue-lashing Thursday night by an angry crowd upset about school closures. Another tongue-lashing came Friday from an irritated mayor who accused the crowd of overstepping its bounds