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CEC 27 Nixes Middle School Choice Plan

CEC 27 Nixes Middle School Choice Plan

  Parents with children at District 27 opposed to the controversial middle school choice proposal can rest easy—at least, for now. Citing the loud opposition…

Group Asks for Open Space in Glendale

Group Asks for Open Space in Glendale

Glendale pedestrians might get more room to stretch their legs along 70th Street if a proposed pedestrian plaza comes to fruition. At the behest of…

Inside the Park Home Run

Inside the Park Home Run

There’s a new “game” in town—and according to many local parents and young ballplayers—one that was long overdue. And for the owners of Extra Innings…

Bloomberg Doesn’t Back Down on Turnaround

Bloomberg Doesn’t Back Down on Turnaround

Despite a breakthrough from Albany in the deadlocked debate on teacher evaluations, 33 city schools—including eight in Queens—may still replace half their teachers as part…

Rego Park Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse

Rego Park Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse

A Rego Park teacher who was investigated in 2000 for inappropriately touching students was arrested Thursday, Feb. 16 for allegedly sexually abusing two boys in…

Casino Employees Fake Player Cards

Two employees at Resorts World Casino at Aqueduct Racetrack face up to seven years in prison after they were charged with generating and distributing between…