The groundbreaking show—now 50 years old—gave city kids a glimpse of their world on screen.
In a Brooklyn school district where many students struggle with English Language Arts, audio storytelling is a way to make reading and writing accessible.
Students in Red Hook joined a worldwide protest to press for action on climate change.
Some parents in the Queens neighborhood would like to see the programs expanded, but others say they encourage segregation.
The Trump administration is cutting back on regulation of student-loan servicing agencies, and states like New York must step in to fill the gap, an industry watchdog said.
The labor action is being closely watched by union activists – and university administrators – across the country.
Bill de Blasio presented plans to boost civic engagement and make New York the "fairest big city in the world" during his annual State of the City address.
He promised to hold lunchrooms to a "very high standard" after NYCity News Service probe revealed critical violations at nearly half of cafeterias.