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DOE to Use More Public-Private Partnerships to Build Schools, Walcott Says

Chancellor Walcott said he hopes to replicate the partnership behind the new P.S. 59 building.

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High School of Art and Design Kicks Off School Year in New Building

The new facility gives the school space for two galleries to exhibit student work.

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Whole Foods 57th Street Store Opening Draws Throngs of Shoppers

Whole Foods marked its new 57th St. location by donating 57 salad bars to schools around New York City.

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New Whole Foods Opening on 57th Street Thursday

A new Whole Foods Market will open Thursday on East 57th Street.

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Teacher's Widow Arrested for $150,000 Pension Payment Scam

Janie Rosenberg collected $150,000 in pension payments after the death of her husband, officials said.

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HS of Art and Design Principal Eric Strauss Values Art and Academic Rigor

Eric Strauss, now in his third year as principal of the High School of Art and Design, wants his school to maintain its strength in the field of art education, while becoming more academically rigorous.

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Photos of 'Nowhere' Adorn High School Construction Site

Photographer Matthew Jensen's exhibit "Nowhere in Manhattan" is now on display at the construction site that will soon become the new home of the High School of Art and Design.

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Two New Upper East Side Schools Celebrate Topping Out

The World-Wide Group celebrated P.S. 59 and the High School of Art & Design's topping out as part of a $700M project.

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Construction Begins on Midtown East's New Home to PS 59 and Whole Foods

A partnership with a private company will finance construction of the new P.S. 59 building at 250 East 57th Street