Mayoral Control Of Schools Debate Comes Down To Wire In AlbanyIt’s down to the wire, with just one day left to settle a crisis that could throw the New York City school system into chaos.
De Blasio: Loss Of Mayoral Control Of Schools Will Mean Return Of School Board 'Chaos'Deadlock has arisen in Albany over whether to extend mayoral control of New York City schools, and Mayor Bill de Blasio is on the offensive.
CBS2 Exclusive: ‘It’s Not Fair,’ Safety Officer Slams De Blasio Over Tickets, Parking PlacardsSchool safety agents were crying foul on Monday saying they were the victims of Mayor de Blasio's controversial plan to dole out more parking placards charging that they got tickets, while teachers got immunity.
De Blasio: City Will Lead Effort To Fix Struggling Subways If State Does NotDeteriorating subway service has opened up a new area of discord between Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
De Blasio Says He Privately Threatened To Sit Out Puerto Rican Day Parade Over López Rivera InvolvementMayor Bill de Blasio said Monday that he was publicly holding his tongue – while privately urging Puerto Rican Day Parade organizers to renounce a onetime terror leader.
De Blasio Says He'll March In Puerto Rican Day Parade, But Not With Honoree López RiveraMayor Bill de Blasio revealed Wednesday that he will still march in the Puerto Rican Day Parade, but will not march alongside Oscar López Rivera – whom some call a political prisoner, others a practitioner of terrorism.
De Blasio: Trump's Expected Withdrawal From Paris Climate Agreement Will Be Disaster For NYCMayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he does not agree with President Donald Trump pulling out of the Paris Climate Change Accord and says New York City should take matters into its own hands.
Bombing Victim’s Son Furious Over De Blasio, Viverito’s Decision To March With FALN LeaderThere was more controversy Tuesday, involving the Puerto Rican Day Parade, and a decision to honor an activist linked to a deadly bombing.
Mayor De Blasio Pays Respect To Fallen Service Members During Ceremony At Intrepid Sea, Air And Space MuseumNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke during a special wreath laying ceremony at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, where hundreds of war veterans and active military members paid tribute to fallen service members.
Despite Crackdown Warning, Numerous Cars With Placards Found Parked Illegally Near SchoolsMayor Bill de Blasio’s crackdown on rampant parking permit abuse by city officials is so far a no-go.
Tight Security At High-Profile New York Sites After Deadly Blast At UK Ariana Grande ConcertMayor Bill de Blasio said the NYPD was closely monitoring the situation Monday night, after 22 people were killed in a reported explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England.
No Deaths On Once-Dangerous Queens Boulevard In 2 Years, Mayor SaysThe city is apparently having some success in making improvements on what used to be called the boulevard of death.