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City Students Start School Year
Over one million students started the school year yesterday, as Mayor Michael Bloomberg touted his oversight of the district and Chancellor Dennis Walcott toured the boroughs to greet children and teachers.â€śI think itâ€™s indisputable that our schools are heading in the right direction," Bloomberg said during a visit to Middle School 327 in the Bronx. GothamSchools live-blogged the day.
In the Press...
City wants to accelerate marketing of logos (Daily News)
Popular Bronx 'flan man' stumps for Rivera challenger (Daily News)
Taxi commission says cab-hailing apps prohibited (NY Times)
Cuomo touts accomplishments during appearance at Democratic convention (Wall Street Journal)
Ethics board tells Assembly Democrats to preserve records (Associated Press)
Speaker Sheldon's actions won't be focus of ethics inquiry (NY Times)
Q&A with Atlantic Yards watchdog journalist (MetroFocus)