New York Public Library
There are 140,000 kids who owe fines and the New York Public Library has found a way to help them pay it off and keep reading.
After a contentious budget session, lawmakers said they would not give the city’s teachers their first pink slips since the economic crisis of the 1970s.
NYPL President Paul LeClerc said that school children would be hurt the most by the proposed cuts.
At 100, the New York Public Library’s landmark Fifth Avenue building has nurtured generations of scholars and boasts treasures like a Gutenberg Bible and an early copy of the Declaration of Independence.
The marble lions which sit outside the New York Public Library are turning 100-years-old on Friday, and the New York City institution is marking the event with a celebration – full of LEGOs.
Move over Samuel Adams. Apparantly you’re not the only Founding Father with a penchant for beer.
It’s the last thing you’d expect to find at New York City’s public libraries. But find it you will — pornography.
The words of three religions – Judaism, Christianity, and Islam are now side-by-side at the New York Public Library.
Some amazing area kids spent the summer of 2010 reading up a storm, and for all that hard work, they headed to Yankee Stadium to hang out with the player everyone’s talking about.
Did you see Cindy Hsu’s story on the New York Yankees honoring some all-star readers from the tri-state on Thursday? Click here for the New York Public Library’s list of recommended reading.
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The life of nerdy high-school loser Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire) takes a super-heroic turn after getting bitten by a radioactive spider during a class field trip.