Schools Chancellor Meisha Porter Meets With U.S. Secretary Of Education Miguel Cardona In The BronxCardona shadowed Schools Chancellor Meisha Porter to see how New York City schools are preparing to return to the classroom and, for some, the playing field.
NYC Vaccine Mandate Starts Monday For Indoor Dining, Gyms And Entertainment VenuesMayor Bill de Blasio announced the mandate earlier this month for anyone who wants to dine indoors at a restaurant, see a performance or go to the gym.
Members Of Transgender Community Call For End To Violence After Recent Hate Crimes In NYCThe group wants the city to do more to protect the LGBTQ+ community, including educating local businesses on how to provide a safe haven for people being harassed.
Questions Abound As COVID-19 Cases Soar And New York City And New Jersey Schools Set To Welcome Students BackWe're just a few weeks away from the start of the school year. As it stands right now, most children heading back to the classroom will do so without the option to learn from home.
Reminder For Fall: Monday Is Last Day To Start Getting Fully Vaccinated Before NYC Public Schools ReturnChildren ages 12 to 17 are only eligible for the Pfizer shot, which requires a five-week period to be fully vaccinated.
2 MTA Bus Passengers Struck By Stray Bullet When Gunfire Erupts In QueensThe incident happened at around 9 a.m. on Thursday on a Q8 bus on Jamaica Avenue near 148th Street.
First Time Magazine Came Calling, Now Barbie Doll Created To Match Likeness Of Staten Island COVID Nurse Amy O'SullivanThey've emerged as heroes of the pandemic -- first responders, doctors and scientists who have worked hard to save lives.
Dept. Of Education Releases 'Return To School Roadmap' For Safe, In-Person Learning; NYC Urging Students, Staff To Be Fully Vaccinated By Sept. 13Getting the first shot this week and a second shot on time would allow two weeks for the vaccine to be fully effective before September 13, the first day of school.
In Wake Of Corona, Queens Shooting, Mayoral Candidates Adams, Sliwa Offer Plans To Combat NYC Gun ViolenceSaturday night's shooting in Queens, which wounded 10 people, has prompted New York City's mayoral candidates to weigh in on how to end the gun violence plaguing parts of the city.
Arrest Warrant Issued After Accused Drunk Driver In Queens Crash That Killed Father Of 3 Jumps BailThe Queens district attorney's office says the court ordered the suspect to surrender his passport from Ecuador. When he didn't show up for court Tuesday, a judge issued a warrant for his arrest.
Girls Donate Hair To Charity Specializing In Wigs For Children With CancerThere's nothing more rewarding than helping people in need. These two girls from New York learned that at an early age. They donated their hair for a good cause.
NYC Investing $65 Million In Helping Students Recover From COVID Learning GapThe New York City Academic Recovery Plan will focus on six key areas.
NYC Mayoral Race: Kathryn Garcia Concedes Democratic Primary To Eric AdamsWe're inching closer to knowing who will be the next mayor of New York City.
Cuomo Declares Gun Violence State Of Emergency In N.Y.The governor's plan includes millions of dollars for prevention efforts, and will establish a state police gun trafficking unit.
NYPD's Search Continues For Suspect Wanted For Slashing Tourist From Michigan Along Restaurant RowThere was a terrifying attack over the weekend on one of the most popular streets in the Theater District.