After a large amount of kindergarten students were put on the waitlist for this year, parents in Long Island have voiced their growing concerns about the public school system. According to many parents in the neighborhood, there are not nearly...
The school board in Hempstead voted in favor of complying with new requirements which will enable immigrant children to get an education. District Clerk Patricia Wright believes this is an important issue, and rather than bringing down the reputation of...
With plans to improve the institution, students of Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine wait with anticipation for the new positive changes. The plans hope to encourage the growth of academic programs, bring about more conferences and build off-campus partnerships. On...
Park ranger Veronica Kelly of the DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge described the Junior Refuge Manager program as a chance for kids to nurture love of nature. Kelly said the program will get the children outdoors as the program features different...
A high school teacher’s aide has been accused, and may be charged for having a sexual relation with a 16-year-old student in the same institution. The accused Brandy Wilborn, 38 years old was arrested on Friday at one of the...
According to documents obtained by a source, the South Hills High School was able to spend $15,000 from its student-run account after paying off employee T-shirts, staff appreciation lunches, and 3 beach resort trips for the last 2 years. School...
Fabiola Rojas feared that her toddlers will fall behind once they are out of Via Esperanza’s early childhood education programs. Via Esperanza is a center for family education and support housed at Cook Middle School. Rojas said the Head Start...
Misty Norris, 36, is a one-armed woman who shares her troubled past, but what she’d always wanted to tell people is putting emphasis on faith, hoping for tomorrow, not only for her, but all those around her at the...
Michael Halt, the former principal of the San Clemente High School declined to comment on what recently happened to his career, while hundreds of residents have stood in team spirit, supporting the former principal, despite his departure from the...
Students at Kinder Hill School are SOAR-ing this school year thanks to a new approach to teaching positive behaviors and social skills. SOAR is an acronym for Safe, On Task, Always Kind and Respectful. It is part of a...
Charlene Perrone and Joel Green are on a current mission to visit more families, sharing and sitting down on Sunday dinners with their senior loved ones. A new research indicates that 50%  of surveyed families who are living close...
The city’s Optimist Foundation will sponsor a program, a 5-day, 3 and half hours per day committed to the town’s safety. The program will cover awareness program and safety education for pre-school aged kids in the valley. There will...
The Legaspi family leaves their home at Buena Park, flying somewhere new every summer. However, 5 years ago, that annual trip changed when their son Rylan was born and diagnosed with autism, said Richard Legaspi, the father. The young boy...
The fruition has finally come this week, after 9 months of collaboration between the students of 2 schools – the George Rogers Clark High School (GRC) and the Strode Station Elementary School. The students in the child development class of...
The Farm Rockaway, a non-profit organization, has received recognition for improving the lives of children within low-economic areas as they advocate good eating and good nutritional habits. The commemorative plaque was awarded by the National Association of University Women...
On Thursday, a Castaic Elementary School teacher was arrested on suspicion of child molestation. A sheriff’s official said the fourth-grade teacher was arrested at Castaic Elementary, following a one-month investigation. The teacher was suspected of touching 4 different 10-year-old...
Lisa Moloney, a second-grade teacher broke down in tears as she was sitting in her classroom’s carpet, along with her students. A caravan of officials arrived at the Perry Elementary classroom of Gonzalez, bearing balloons and carrying checks worth...
William Bratton, the city police commissioner made use of a recent event. He reminded the public that they are responsible for the ongoing circumstance between them and the cops during a forum in the city. As Bratton was seated on...
The Parker-Bennett-Curry Elementary School will conduct a new edible garden as part of its new “playscape” this summer. Along with the state university, the school has received a grant to create a garden through the School Garden Grant Program of...
All students in the city elementary schools would enjoy free breakfast and lunch, beginning this fall season. Through a certification provision regarding federal school meals funding, all 8 elementary schools in the city had qualified for 100% meal reimbursements,...
The summer season is usually a time for backyard cookouts, family vacation, and pool parties, alongside the local students’ break from school. However, this summer, the county librarians encourage this summer season as a time for children to read. The...

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Drivers in the small village of Ellenville had to be careful on the roads last week in order to avoid getting a ticket. A...
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