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Kindergarten A Must For 5-year-olds

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law last week legislation that requires all 5-year-olds in New York City to attend kindergarten. Formerly, city children were not…

Queens Cyclist Killed in Hit and Run

A Long Island City man was arraigned on second-degree manslaughter and other charges for allegedly striking and killing a 37-year-old bicyclist while driving while under…

Judge Strikes Down Turnaround Plan

Judge Strikes Down Turnaround Plan

It’s over—for now. New York City and the Department of Education have lost their bid to eliminate 24 schools forcing all teachers at those institutions…

Queens Man Gets 25 Years

A Queens judge has added 25 years to the sentence length of a former Far Rockaway man already in prison for attempted murder and other…

N J Man Arrested In Sex Sting

A New Jersey man was charged in a “sex sting” case where he allegedly tried to meet up with a 14-year-old, Queens girl he propositioned…

Park Admin Accused of Stealing $50,000

Park Admin Accused of Stealing $50,000

The former administrator of Flushing Meadows-Corona Park and executive director of Unisphere, Inc., a nonprofit conservancy group, was indicted on charges that she stole more…