Washington Heights »

Donation-Based Uptown Dance School Trying to Raise $10K for Equipment

Dance Project of Washington Heights also wants to fund a waiting room for the dancers' parents. 

Nolita »

14 Things To Do In Manhattan Neighborhoods This Weekend

This weekend's fun includes an ocean-themed carousel, fishing in the Hudson, and yoga in a mansion.

Upper West Side »

Dad Writes Children's Book for Burning Man Fans

"Burning Man: The World's Biggest Playground" is due out in October. 

Upper West Side »

22-Year-Old Mural Restored on Upper West Side

The Alice Walker-inspired mural on West 92nd Street was restored by high school students this summer. 

Soundview »

14 Things To Do This Week in New York City's Neighborhoods

Open air jazz, open air movies, open air exercise, open air everything.

Astoria »

Astoria School Scores 100 Percent Passing Rate on State Math Exam: Data

See how The Baccalaureate School for Global Education and other local schools did on this year's exams.

Crown Heights »

MAP: How Did Crown Heights Schools Do on Math and English Tests This Year?

The city released its proficiency scores for third- through eighth-graders this week.

Greenwich Village »

See How Village and SoHo Schools Did On This Year's Math and English Exams

New York City released the 2015 ELA and math test results for grades 3-8 on Aug. 12.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Brooklyn Nets Look for This Season's Kids Dance Team at Open Audition

The Brooklyn Nets Kids audition will take place Wednesday at LIU Brooklyn.

Times Square & Theater District »

FAO Schwarz Store Deal Falls Through, NYC to Become a Joyless Place

Both the fate of FAO Schwarz and the Times Square Toys 'R' Us are unknown.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

VIDEO: Three Little Pigs Join the Prospect Park Zoo

The Juliana pigs will grow to no more than 65 pounds and are part of the zoo's petting area.

Great Kills »

Great Kills Little League Team Needs $10K for Chance to Be Regional Champs

The team won the state championship and is about to take on 11 other teams in Rhode Island.

Forest Hills »

New Forest Hills Class Seeks to Boost Girls' Confidence Through Sports

The class for elementary school girls is rolling out in September.

Ditmars »

Construction Starts on $1.7M Overhaul of Astoria Playground

Upgrades to the Paul Raimonda Playground will include a spray shower shaped like a Steinway piano.

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