A New Jersey lawmaker wants to ban an organic herb fueling the latest drug craze among teens.
A top New York education official says the state’s deadline for new teacher evaluation plans is unrealistic and is directing the Education Department to give districts more time.
In Connecticut, it’s estimated nearly 10 percent of drivers talk or text behind the wheel.
It’s like a coyote village behind a home on Summit Street in Norwood, as four coyote dens were found in the wooded area of a backyard.
A Norwood resident who was attacked by a coyote while walking his dog said he thought it was a dog approaching him.
Following spring break, a honking, hissing, flapping gander started swooping down and chasing people in the lot near the school’s auditorium.
At 65, retired teacher Richard Albero from New Jersey found himself asking the big questions: “What’s it all about? Why am I here? What have I done?”
The Congregation Sons of Israel in Upper Nyack is standing firm in the face of hate.
There’s certainly an attraction to the Clarkstown, New York, parks, pools and manicured fields, but some residents complain the town parks are being overrun by out-of-towners.
Amid the controversy over Common Core-aligned tests for public school students, one thing is clear: the opt-out movement is growing.
As thousands of public school students prepare to take standardized tests Tuesday, many parents have decided to have their children “opt out” of the exams.
Mahopac Superintendent of Schools Brian Monahan said he’s walking a fine line between following the state’s rules and respecting the concerns of parents.
Lauren Thierry teamed up with a designer and developed a special clothing line. Independence Day Clothing can be worn inside and out, backward and frontward.
Police in New York are embarking on a “statewide crackdown” on texting while driving.
A local fire chief is being hailed as a hero after coming to the rescue of a woman during a stabbing in Irvington.