New York Parents Push For Higher Wages For Day Care WorkersParents want bosses at day care centers to increase their workers' compensation, because they say these are jobs that should pay more than what you make at a fast food place or department store.
Police: Newark Father Shot, Killed In Front Of His 3 Young ChildrenPolice said 37-year-old Hassan Scott was leaving his home to get into his car with his children, ages 2, 4 and 9, to take them to day care when he was shot multiple times.
State Looking Into Safety, Welfare Violations At Long Beach Day Care FacilityFailure to report suspected child abuse or mistreatment is among the 21 violations the Magnolia Day Care Center has been accused of by the state.
New York Assembly Passes Bill For Paid Medical Leave, Affordable Child CareNew York's Assembly has passed a series of bills intended to provide affordable child care, increase funding for child care subsidies and establish paid leave for medical emergencies, the birth or adoption of a child or to take care of a sick relative.
NYC Board Of Health Approves Flu Shot Mandate For Young ChildrenNew York City's Board of Health voted Wednesday in favor of the mandatory vaccine for children under 6. The initiative takes effect in 30 days and will be required for about 150,000 children.
New NYC Program Lets Parents Take Out Loans For Day CareThere is now an option for parents to get their kids into some of the city’s top pre-kindergarten programs with loans just for day care.
Report: 'Shocking' Conditions In N.Y. Day Care CentersState inspections found children isolated in closets, subjected to corporal punishment and humiliated in New York day care centers that saw little state oversight and enforcement, according to a report released by the state Senate's Independent Democratic Conference.
Report: Conditions At Some City Day Care Centers Could Put Your Child At RiskCommon violations included failure to properly screen workers for criminal records, not keeping areas clean, and not maintaining window guards.
L.I. Congressman Wants Bigger Child Care Tax Deduction For Working FamiliesThere's a new proposal to put more of the money you spend on child care back in your wallet.
Couple Accused Of Trying To Set Up Day Care To Drug, Molest ChildrenAuthorities said a Brooklyn couple set out to open a babysitting business where they would drug and molest the children in their care.
Prosecutors: FDNY Inspector Accused Of Accepting Bribes To Ignore Safety Violations At Day CaresProsecutors say FDNY Supervising Inspector Carlos Montoya was arrested on charges he played a role in a $1 million day care fraud scheme.
Dad Gets Probation In Day Care Cocaine CaseA man whose 4-year-old son took a bag of cocaine to day care is avoiding a prison sentence.