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July 16, 2015 12:09 PM | Comments

One of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s goals is to offer free, full-day, pre-kindergarten to four-year-olds citywide. Andrea Vasquez visits a pre-k in East Harlem to report on the program’s first year and the plans to expand this model for early […]

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June 18, 2015 12:25 PM | 1 Comment
Fariña led a discussion about the habits and strategies that make successful principals and high-achieving schools with four New York City principals.VIDEO
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June 18, 2015 12:24 PM | Comments
According to a report issued by the New York City comptroller's office in April, Wall Street money managers cost the city's public pension system $2.5 billion in "lost value" over the past ten years.VIDEO
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May 28, 2015 1:09 PM | Comments
What role did New York City play in the efforts of the Underground Railroad?VIDEO
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May 28, 2015 1:09 PM | Comments
More than 1,300 structures have been designated as landmarks as well as more than 100 interiors.VIDEO
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May 22, 2015 10:40 AM | Comments

New York Magazine architecture critic and Pulitzer Prize-winner Justin Davidson discusses the potential rise of the “mile-high building” with anchor Jack Ford and what it means for the city and people on the streets below. In a Listening In segment, […]

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May 15, 2015 10:40 AM | Comments

The latest from Albany where corruption charges forced Republican State Senator Dean Skelos to resign, the adaptive hybrid coywolf species and its frequent appearances in the area, female inmates face limited access to to prison nurseries and artists get a creative break at the Millay Colony for the Arts.

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Matt Ryan, NY Now  |  May 14, 2015 3:05 PM | Comments

After first saying he wouldn’t step down after being charged with corruption, Skelos gave up his leadership position this week but kept his Senate seat.

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May 14, 2015 10:32 AM | Comments

The latest from Albany where corruption charges forced Republican State Senator Dean Skelos to resign, the adaptive hybrid coywolf species and its frequent appearances in the area, female inmates face limited access to to prison nurseries and artists get a creative break at the Millay Colony for the Arts.

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