Program Allowing Cabbies To Drive Revelers' Cars Deemed SuccessThe New York State Federation of Taxi Drivers has declared success for a program that allows cabbies to drive people home in their own cars when they’ve had one drink too many.
Report: Bloomberg Plans Food Waste Compost Program That Could Become MandatoryIf Mayor Michael Bloomberg has his way, you might have to start separating food scraps out from your trash.
De Blasio: City Must Do More To Fight Post-Sandy Mold InfestationNew York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio on Saturday announced a plan to fight the proliferation of mold in homes and businesses that sustained flooding during Superstorm Sandy.
Best After-School Enrichment Activities For Kids In New YorkParents know how important it is to keep their children engaged in positive, safe activities outside of school. This is never more important than during a child's formative years. New York's after-school programs abound, but the best set themselves apart by going above and beyond for each kid.
Some Parents Cheat To Get Their Kids Into Popular B'Klyn SchoolAccording to PTA officials, desperate parents from other neighborhoods have tried to use someone else's Park Slope address to get their children into P.S. 107.
NYC Housing Program Funds Stalled ApartmentsThe first building to be selected for the $20 million pilot Housing Asset Renewal Program started going up in 2007 but stopped a year later when the developer fell behind on payments.
Queens Firefighters Told To Slow DownFor the next three months, rigs in Queens will obey regular traffic rules when heading to non-life threatening calls.
Christie Signs NJ School Choice MeasureThe measure allows parents to move their children to schools across district lines, if space is available.