Demonstrators gathered outside the state office building on 125th Street in Harlem to demand the NAACP withdraw from a lawsuit filed by the United Federation of Teachers.
Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee chairman Herb Conway said the bill was a “recipe for disaster.” The Burlington County Democrat, who also is a physician, said it could lead to outbreaks of preventable diseases.
A longer school day, fewer elective courses, and teacher layoffs are among proposed changes that have the town of Briarcliff Manor up in arms Thursday.
As more and more baby boomers retire, they’re taking on a new full-time job – caring for an ailing parent.
Democrats, Republicans, elephants, donkeys – what better day to talk to your kids about the importance of voting and our political system than today!
Kids love Halloween because they get a ton of candy, and they get it fast – but that can often be a cause of concern for parents. Parents should check their kids’ candy hauls as soon as they return from trick-or-treating.
The star of the New York Gubernatorial Debate is now an action figure.
They are against his plan to end erroneous assessment refunds to home owners.
Rakeem Gartrell of Irvington must serve 85 percent of his term before becoming eligible for parole under the sentence imposed.
Gov. David Paterson signed a measure in August requiring New York City to give parents six months notice anytime they wished to close a taxpayer funded day care center.
The measure allows parents to move their children to schools across district lines, if space is available.
Sports are a great way for kids to develop physical skills, get exercise, make friends, improve self-esteem and just have some fun. Here’s a showcase of some of the top sports class picks for kids. […]
One of the benefits of raising children in New York City is that we can introduce them to a world full of many cultures within the five boroughs. Music allows us to experience American history […]