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De Blasio Push for Universal Pre-K Is Missing the Mark, Critics Say

De Blasio has failed to shore up support among lawmakers, even in his own backyard, officials say.

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City Schools Open and Back to Normal After Snowstorm

All field trips, after-school programs and sports games are back on, according to the DOE.

Great Kills »

15-Year-Old's Facebook Page Dissing DOE's Snow Plan Goes Viral

Jeremy Duenas got 19,000 likes overnight on his page criticizing the DOE for opening school Thursday. 

Downtown Brooklyn »

De Blasio Team Defends Decision to Keep Schools Open on 'Beautiful Day'

Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina said Thursday morning was a "beautiful day."

Civic Center »

Commuter Rail Service Snarled by Winter Storm

The latest snowstorm could dump more than a foot of snow on the city by Friday morning, officials said.

New Springville »

Staten Islanders Fume Over Streets Left Unplowed for Morning Commute

Many streets on Staten Island were a slushy mess for rush hour, causing a hectic commute for residents.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Unveils $74 Billion Preliminary City Budget

De Blasio said Bloomberg left him a huge outstanding labor contract issue and other budget woes.

Civic Center »

Carmen Farina Says City Readying 'Plan B' for Universal Pre-K

Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña spent over an hour answering questions on the city's plans.

Civic Center »

Republican Leader Vows to Block State Vote on De Blasio's Pre-K Tax

State Senate co-leader Dean Skelos said Mayor Bill de Blasio's plan would not come to vote in Albany.

Willets Point »

Suit Seeks to Quash Willets West Mall Project

A suit filed Monday says the approval for the Willets Point redevelopment project should be revoked.

Long Island City »

De Blasio Vows Government 'With a Soul' in First State of the City Speech

The mayor promoted universal pre-K, affordable housing, and a living wage in his speech.

Civic Center »

Mayor Announces New Leaders for Major Housing Agencies

The picks for leading the city's housing agencies were announced Saturday.

Union Square »

Advocates Petition De Blasio to Make Swift Stop-and-Frisk Reforms

Reform advocates collected signatures from New Yorkers Saturday to expedite proposed changes.

Civic Center »

Mayor Promises 'Lockbox' for Pre-K Funds, But Similar Pledge Failed in '90s

Dinkins officials used funds dedicated to Safe Streets, Safe City to plug budget holes, insiders said.

Woodside »

Queens Reps Want Northern Blvd. Included in Mayor's Traffic Safety Plan

Officials say safety upgrades are needed following two recent incidents where pedestrians were struck.

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