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A woman was wounded by a stray bullet in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn on Wednesday, Nov. 5. (Credit: CBS 2)

Mother Hit By Stray Bullet While Picking Up Her Child At Brighton Beach School

Two groups got into a fight and someone fired a gun, police said. A stray bullet hit the 34-year-old woman in the arm.

11/05/2014

Parents in Lawrence, Long Island are furious over a plan to move students out of one school and use it for special education. (Credit: CBS 2)

Parents Furious Over Plan To Move Kids Out Of L.I. School, Lease It To Special Ed Students

Some parents in the Five Towns on Long Island have claimed they were blindsided by plans to move out kids and lease part of their beloved school.

10/28/2014

Donna Michael's parents want to know why their daughter was able to walk away from a Long Island elementary school in the middle of the day. (Credit: CBS 2)

Parents Furious After 8-Year-Old Girl Goes Missing From LI School

A Long Island girl went missing from school and no one called her family. The school said that it followed procedure, but the girl’s mother disagrees.

09/11/2014

Parents wait in line to enroll their children in school in Newark on Aug. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Newark Schools Open, But Some Parents Boycott Over New Enrollment Program

Organizers say they expect 1,000 Newark families to keep their children out of the city’s public schools Thursday in a boycott over the city’s new enrollment system.

09/04/2014

A surveillance image of a man allegedly spraying anti-Semitic graffiti on the steps of a school on Staten Island. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Sprayed Anti-Semitic Graffiti Outside Staten Island School

Police on Tuesday released a surveillance video of suspect allegedly spraying anti-Semitic graffiti in front of a Staten Island school.

08/19/2014

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Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School Lunches

With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!

07/21/2014

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Back To School Study Tips For Teens

Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.

07/21/2014

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5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help With

Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.

07/21/2014

Bronx Household Of Faith Building Project (credit: BHOF.org)

Federal Appeals Court Reverses 2012 Decision Allowing Bronx Church To Hold Religious Services At Public School

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled on Thursday that a city ban on religious services in schools is constitutional. It’s the latest development in a two-decade legal battle involving the Bronx Household of Faith.

04/03/2014

Students in Fort Lee, N.J. may have to attend special make up sessions on Saturdays because of the extra snow days used in 2014. (Credit CBS 2)

Fort Lee Students Head To School For Saturday Make-Up Session

The season may have changed but old man winter is still haunting some students in New Jersey.

03/22/2014

A child holds an umbrella as she walks to school during a snowstorm on February 13, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

De Blasio, Farina Face Backlash After Keeping NYC Public Schools Open During Storm

Despite travel conditions and emergency declarations, Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday defended the decision not to cancel class for the city’s 1.1 million public school students, by repeatedly reminding parents that he is a public school parent too.

02/13/2014

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L.I. Teen Accused Of Posting High School Students’ Information Online

A Long Island teenager has been arrested, accused of stealing students’ information and putting it online.

11/23/2013

New Rochelle High School (file / credit: Google Maps)

Threats Prompt Early Dismissal At New Rochelle High School

The calls came into the principal and assistant principal’s offices shortly before noon, Interim Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jeffrey Korostoff said.

11/20/2013

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Some Advice For Parents On Dealing With A Bully

Clinical psychologist Dr. Harris Straytner joined CBS 2’s Cindy Hsu Saturday morning with some advice on how to recognize signs of bullying, and bring it to a stop.

11/09/2013

New York City School Bus (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bloomberg, Walcott Welcome NYC Students On First Day Of School

Chancellor Dennis Walcott said the city has opened 76 new schools this year and delivered 1.5 million new textbooks.

09/09/2013

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