Mayor: No Politics, Protests Until Slain NYPD Officers Laid To RestMayor Bill de Blasio is calling on New Yorkers to focus on the families of two slain NYPD officers in the coming days as tensions continue to run high between the mayor and police.
Santa Makes Early Appearance In Harlem Alongside Police Athletic LeagueHundreds of kids got an early appearance from Santa Saturday, thanks to the Police Athletic League.
Astronaut Mae Jemison Teaches Science To Kids At Grand CentralThe exhibit is part of a program called Making Science Make Sense. The goal is to get kids excited about science.
Bloomberg Steps Up Efforts To Combat TruancyThe city has created an Engagement Center, located at the Police Athletic League building in West Harlem, that will help battle truancy by offering students a number of services including tutoring and mental health counseling.
Summer Play Streets Program Officially Under WayThe program lets city kids safely play in certain streets and cool off from the summer heat under the sprinkling of a fire hydrant.
12th Grader Gabriel Gomez Named NYC Police Commissioner for a Day One New York City student was declared Police Commissioner for a Day on Wednesday. That distinction was bestowed upon Manhattan 12th grader Gabriel Gomez after he won an annual essay competition organized by the PAL.
Police Athletic League Hosts Holiday Party For 1,000 Plus KidsThe Police Athletic League held its annual holiday party in Harlem on Saturday.