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A car covered in dust. Wheels caked up nearly half their height in dirt. A parking ticket tucked between the front seats. A baby seat placed in the back. After several calls over the course of a … more
Traffic delays lasting more than three lights. Extended waits to make a left turn. Cars double-parked. Near-traffic accidents. For drivers and pedestrians who use the intersection at West 256th … more
Tenants at 500 W. 235th St. have been living without gas for months, and one local elected official blames the landlord.  more
Jamillah Cooper, a parent at the Tech International Charter School, says she will work to keep the school open, despite its plan to close at the end of June. She talks about how much her daughter … more
Louise Salant goes to Manhattan at least five days each week on the 1 train to meet with her students. The private music teacher travels with a large suitcase on wheels, which holds 10 child-sized … more
During her years as a Visitation School student, there is one particular memory that stands out amongst an array of happy memories for 1996 graduate Sinead Daly: her first Holy Communion. “I … more
Parents have said the city’s education department has not provided easy access to information about gifted and talented programs. A new bill that will eventually go before city council would … more
The Education Department has reversed its decision and offered 58 local students seats at the Spuyten Duyvil School (P.S. 24), local politicians said, after parents threatened to hold a protest on … more
With a clipboard and checklist in hand, Laura Spalter inspects a step street at West 229th Street between Kingsbridge Terrace and Sedgwick Avenue, … more
Some of the northwest Bronx’s older residents might remember days when all that kept people away from the Jerome Park Reservoir was a three-foot fence around its outer edge.  more
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