Elected officials and women’s rights advocates announced that the DMV has changed its policy regarding name changes to accommodate those who wish to use their maiden name as their middle name.
State Education Commissioner John King and Regents Chancellor Merryl Tisch say Tuesday they remain committed to Common Core. “We will not move away from our push for higher standards,” Tisch said.
There’s growing criticism about what’s being taught in New York State public schools under the controversial new Common Core curriculum.
A resolution expressing no confidence in White Plains mayor Adam Bradley and calling for his resignation passed the White Plains Common Council on Wednesday night.
There is an effort in White Plains to oust Mayor Adam Bradley from office after he was convicted of assaulting his wife, Fumiko Bradley.