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Bed-Stuy »

Day Care Center Run Out of Bed-Stuy Resident's Home Fundraises for New Base

The Katmint Learning Initiative offers Baby DJ classes, yoga and language lessons for toddlers.

Bed-Stuy »

Board Quits Brooklyn Nonprofit After Parents Protest Founder's Firing

The founder was reinstated after the board of Bed-Stuy's Children of Promise quit.

Bed-Stuy »

Parents Fear Program Shutdown After Firing of Brooklyn Nonprofit's Founder

Children of Promise, catering to kids of incarcerated parents, is undergoing a change in leadership.

Upper West Side »

How to Find or Keep Your Nanny When Your Child Goes to School

From part-time nannies to nanny shares, parents figure out new childcare needs when kids go to school.

Williamsburg »

'Manny' Service Links Parents With Male Babysitters

NYC Mannies matches families with male child-care.

Upper West Side »

Parents Squeeze Into Tight Space to Find Room for Live-in Au Pairs

Closets become bedrooms and parents sleep with kids to make room for au pairs in Manhattan.

Bushwick »

'Mannies' Turn to Childcare Jobs to Support Creative Pursuits

Some men are taking nanny jobs instead of tending bar to support their artistic endeavors.

New York City »

Council Passes On-Time Budget, Overrides Mayor's Veto on Living Wage Bill

The City Council passed a new budget plan late Thursday that averts the worst of threatened cuts.

East Harlem »

East Harlem Parents and Students Rally Against Mayor's Child Care Cuts

Proposed cuts to after-school and child care programs would devastate working parents, opponents say.

Park Slope »

Park Slope Parents Cheat Nannies out of Overtime Pay, Group Says

Domestic Workers United says it's launching a campaign to remind families to pay nannies overtime.

Washington Heights »

Advocates Fear Budget Cuts Will Devastate Uptown After School and Childcare

Uptown advocates said drastic budget cuts to after school and childcare programs are devestating. 

New York City »

Mayor Slashes After-School Programs but Spares Teacher Cuts

Mayor Michael Bloomberg's 2013 Executive Budget will cut 200 after-school programs.

Harlem »

East 104th Street Renamed Union Settlement Way

East 104th Street, between Second and Third avenues, is renamed Union Settlement Way in honor of the 116-year-old organization.

Manhattan »

Computer Glitch Delays City Budget Vote

The City Council will now vote on the austere 2012 budget and its deep cuts Wednesday morning.