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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio gave an impromptu public service message on the proper way to shovel snow on Jan. 3, 2014, the day after a big storm dropped a foot of snow around the area. (Photo: CBS 2)

De Blasio Offers PSA On Snow Shoveling, Defends Closing Schools

Snow was the first big test for Bill de Blasio. But much to the surprise of many, the new mayor decided to join the snow removal brigade himself.

01/03/2014

Schools Chancellor Cathie Black speaks at P.S. 262 - Brooklyn, NY - Jan 3, 2011 - Photo: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880

Parents To Mayor: Make Up Your Mind On School Closings

It’s a waiting game to find out if New York City children will go to school Wednesday. And some parents are angry saying Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s late call will leave them scrambling for child care.

01/11/2011