people

Dennis Walcott

Recent Headlines
Long Island City »

The branch is so popular with local families that many of its programs require reservations.

Astoria »

Future budgets will start with an automatic $43 million for the city's library systems, officials said.

Jamaica »

The capital tracker is slated to roll out on Tuesday.

Elmhurst »

The event is part of National Library Week. 

Elmhurst »

Work began on the library in 2012 and construction is 95 percent complete, officials said. 

Jamaica »

Dennis Walcott is expected to start his job as the president and CEO of the Queens Library on March 14.

Jamaica »

Dennis Walcott is expected to start his new job on March 14.

Lower East Side »

Parents and elected officials want de Blasio to keep his campaign vow to halt co-locations.

Bed-Stuy »

Boys and Girls principal Bernard Gassaway said he's against the co-location, despite its new name.

Gramercy »

A new program will train 120 high school teachers to bring coding to NYC classrooms, DOE officials said.

Bed-Stuy »

If approved, the Nelson Mandela School for Social Justice will open in 2014.

Long Island City »

The DOE will increase security after the disappearance of Avonte Oquendo, Chancellor Dennis Walcott said.

West Brighton »

The library got an overhaul as part of Target and the Heart of America Foundation's national initiative.

Fordham »

The principal of PS 386 didn't tell authorities about a teacher's advances on a 10-year-old student.

Downtown Brooklyn »

"Respect For All" is a one-stop-shop for anti-bullying resources put together by the Dept. of Education.