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It is not easy for large groups of people to come to a consensus on just about anything.  And yet, on Saturday dozens of people packed themselves in to a tiny coffee shop in Manhattan to discuss … more
Sameer Caul grew up in India, and now that he is raising his own family in Brooklyn, he wanted his son to experience the same closeness to nature he had once felt as a child walking around the … more
Oliver Koppell first moved to Riverdale when he was 2-years-old and stayed here for the next seven decades, four of them as the holder of various public offices. The only times he was away were the … more
“Diversity + Solidarity = Strength” were the words Jone Lewis, the leader of the Riverdale-Yonkers Society for Ethical Culture, wrote on a sign she made for the Women’s March on Washington. … more
The MTA might consider expanding Bx10 bus service, but no changes to the Bx20 line are likely, officials said, after local residents urged improvements to the lines commuters say are marred by long waits, overcrowding and a lack of seats. more
Nat Solomon, 72, was walking down Stevenson Place, a small potholed road near Sedgwick Avenue, a couple of months ago when, he said, he was nearly hit by a Hummer. It has been two years since the … more
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposal to create a paved hiking and biking trail from New York City to Canada has given new hope to local environmental activists who have struggled for decades to … more
Red tape divides preschool friends Judith Menken, director of the Spuyten Duyvil Preschool, told the parents that she had been caught between the rules of the departments of Buildings, Health and … more
Kindness. Moral Support. A helping hand. Those were some of the qualities students, teachers, staff members and parents honored on Jan. 13. It was part of The David A. Stein Riverdale … more
In the back of the cafeteria at the AmPark Neighborhood School (P.S. 344), fourth and fifth graders were rehearsing for their performance. Thirty students worked with dancers from the Alvin Ailey … more
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