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Forest Hills »

Popular Forest Hills After-School Program on the Chopping Block

Deemed too affluent to survive budget cuts, Forest Hills Beacon program could close on July 1. 

Cobble Hill »

Daycare in Cobble Hill to Close Temporarily

Court Street Day Care announced that it will have to close temporarily due to budget cuts.

New York City »

Bill Blocking Release of Teacher Evaluations Expected to Pass

Senate Republicans decided Thursday to bring the bill to vote.

City Island »

Inside the NYPD's New Stop-and-Frisk Training

The NYPD offered a peek at its new stop-and-frisk training program.

Central Harlem »

Harlem Parents Fear Popular Day Care Center Could Close

Salem Day Care is one of many day care centers slated to close due to budget cuts.

New York City »

Bill Blocking Release of Teacher Evaluations Appears Dead

Gov. Cuomo's bill to release teacher evaluation data only to parents appears dead.

New York City »

Cuomo's Plan to Decriminalize Small Amounts of Pot Killed in Albany

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan to decriminalize small amounts of pot won't happen this session.

New York City »

Meet the New Parks Commissioner, Veronica White

Veronica White has previously worked to battle povery at the city's Center for Economic Opportunity.

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Rallies Against Daycare Center Cuts

More than 100 parents, leaders and teachers protested Williamsburg's five daycare closures.

Central Harlem »

Walcott Says School Where Teacher Allegedly Abused 8-Year-Old is Safe

Chancellor Dennis Walcott met with angry parents Friday after a teacher was charged with sex abuse.

New York City »

Bloomberg Worries 'Sportily'-Dressed Women Will be Mistaken for Prostitutes

“I would not want somebody thinking that I’m a prostitute,” Mayor Michael Bloomberg said.

Financial District »

Bloomberg Questions PATH Shutdown During Obama Visit

Bloomberg was surprised by the Port Authority's decision to suspend service for more than three hours.

New York City »

Stop-and-Frisk Has 66 Percent Approval in Staten Island

White voters are overwhelmingly more likely to support stop-and-frisk, new poll finds.

New York City »

Stop-and-Frisk Spike May Be Due to Bad Record Keeping, Mayor Says

The huge spike in stop-and-frisks may be inflated, Bloomberg says.

Upper West Side »

Mayor Bloomberg Steers Clear of 'Occu-Pirates' Controversy

Bloomberg declined to take a stance on Occu-Pirates' plans to launch a flotilla in city waters.