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Schools Arts Program Range from Four Star to Nonexistent

Feb 05, 2010

photo flckr The National Dance Institute is one of many groups that has formed partnerships to offer arts education to city public school students.. Eighth graders at MS 223, the Laboratory

Last Updated (Thursday, May 30, 2013 10:52 AM)

 

Stated Meeting: Council Creates Path to Citizenship

Feb 04, 2010

Photo (cc) Robert Crum Hundreds of undocumented children in the city's foster care system may be eligible for permanent residency, City Council members said yesterday. The problem is no one knows it. On

Last Updated (Thursday, May 30, 2013 10:52 AM)

 

Bloomberg's Bluff

Feb 01, 2010

It was one day after Mayor Michael Bloomberg delivered a particularly grim budget proposal, and the mayor and Gov. David Paterson were in the same room. They came together to open

Last Updated (Wednesday, June 06, 2012 12:51 PM)

 

Stated Meeting: The Council's New Order

Jan 22, 2010

Photo (cc) Courtney Gross The City Council played its own political game of musical chairs Thursday. And when the music stopped, Councilmember Charles Barron had nowhere to sit. On Thursday, the City Council

Last Updated (Wednesday, June 06, 2012 12:51 PM)

 

Bloomberg Delivers Muted State of the City

Jan 21, 2010

Photo Edward Reed With far less fanfare and before a much smaller crowd than in years past, Mayor Michael Bloomberg delivered his ninth State of the City address yesterday, promising to

Last Updated (Wednesday, June 06, 2012 12:51 PM)

 

Living Wages by Councilmember

Jan 15, 2010

Councilmembers were asked by Gotham Gazette whether they would support (Intro 1105) legislation set to be re-introduced at the City Council, which would require certain recipients of city aid to

Last Updated (Wednesday, June 06, 2012 12:36 PM)

 

Three of the four leaders of the legislature and the hea

Jan 15, 2010

Councilmembers were asked by Gotham Gazette whether they would support (Intro 1105) legislation set to be re-introduced at the City Council, which would require certain recipients of city aid to

Last Updated (Wednesday, June 06, 2012 01:06 PM)

 

Culture of Violence Plagues New York's Juvenile Prisons

Jan 11, 2010

Photo (cc) banspy "The restraints were so bad that I would get carpet burns or I would get dislocated arms," said an anonymous 17-year-old girl from New York City, speaking of

Last Updated (Monday, September 29, 2014 03:42 PM)

 

Stated Meeting: 2010 City Council's First Day

Jan 07, 2010

Photo (cc) Courtney Gross   Day one for the City Council 2010 class felt like the first day of school. Thirteen new members buzzed with excitement as they raised their right hand to

Last Updated (Wednesday, June 06, 2012 12:50 PM)

 

Senate Democrats Look to Repair the Damage -- Before It's Too Late

Jan 04, 2010

Albany Capitol photo (cc) Benny BNut A year ago, Michael McKee, treasurer of Tenants Political Action Committee, believed the new Democratic majority in the State Senate would make sure tenants' issues

Last Updated (Monday, September 29, 2014 03:42 PM)