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Obituary: Rosalie Ruth Koester, 79, of Southbury  Southbury, CT Patch

Obituary: Rosalie Ruth Koester, 79, of Southbury - Southbury, CT - Rosalie worked as a secretary in the Amityville, NY schools for 30 years.

Walton High School plans closing gala - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

After more than 75 years, Walton High School, at 2780 Reservoir Ave., is being phased out in June. School officials, however, plan a swanky gala for the final ...

Bronx high school swept after student finds map of college campus with ‘place bomb here’ written on it - NY D  New York Daily News

A Bronx high school building was swept for explosives as cops investigated a threat against a nearby college, officials said.

Student's death leaves Walton grieving | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

The death of a Walton senior Tuesday was a shock, according to two friends who said the school community has lost a warm, helpful, smart and athletic student.

VIDEO: This putback with one second left wins New York City title  USA TODAY High School Sports

Arturo Sealy's putback with one second left completed a miraculous comeback as Walton (Bronx, N.Y.) beat top seed Brooklyn Law and Tech 58-57 for the New ...

Kingsbridge Armory set to become ice center  News 12 Bronx

The Kingsbridge Armory is slated to become the Kingsbridge National Ice Center.

Sr. Theresa Mangieri Dies At 90  Ossining, NY Patch

OSSINING, NY — Sr. Theresa Mangieri, educator, counselor and social worker died on April 5, 2018, at the Maryknoll Sisters Center in Maryknoll after a short ...

Bronx teacher uses gardening to inspire students to study science - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

Bronx teacher Stephen Ritz is determined to change the lives of disadvantaged students, one garden at a time.

How a bunch of daffodils broke up a school fight  New York Post

When Bronx teacher Stephen Ritz stood in front of his first class of rowdy teenagers 33 years ago, he knew he needed a way to make school relevant to their...

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Albany Academy wins NYS Federation title  The Saratogian

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. >> The first lull in the celebrating was the moment that Albany head coach Brian Fruscio said it hit him. After winning the Class A Federation ...

Teaching farming in the Bronx  BBC News

If you had to choose the least likely location for the birthplace of a green education revolution, you might well pick the South Bronx in New York City. Despite ...

A Bronx Precinct Where Killings Persist  New York Times

The death of a woman at the Mott Haven Houses in the 40th Precinct reveals a swirl of deeper dysfunction.

Mayor Instucts SCA President to Acquire Two Sites to Help District 10 Overcrowding  Bronx Times

Mayor de Blasio instructed the city's School Construction Authority during a February 21 Bronx Town Hall to look into purchasing two properties in District 10 to ...

Bloomberg's early school closures benefitted future students, new study finds  Chalkbeat Colorado

A new study found that former Mayor Bloomberg's policy of closing bottom-ranked high schools didn't hurt their own students and benefitted those who came ...

Department of Education phases out five low-performing schools - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

With the close of the school year, the city Education Department phased out two Bronx high schools, one junior high school and two elementary schools ...

New York and Its Nobel Laureates - The New York  New York Times Blogs

A monument near the American Museum of Natural History honors the Americans have been awarded Nobel Prizes, many of whom have ties to New York.

EXCLUSIVE: School safety agents make more than 400 weapon, drug seizures over 4 months - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

Safety agents recovered weapons, drugs and other contraband in and around city schools on 355 occasions from July 1 to Nov. 1, records show.

One of Adath Israel's founders, Pauline Wexler, 96  The Riverdale Press

Pauline Wexler, a longtime Riverdale resident, passed away March 15, 2017, at 96, while surrounded by family. She was born in the Bronx in 1920, the eldest ...

The Principal's Office  New York Times

WHEN Pedro Santana arrived as principal of Middle School 391 in the South Bronx four years ago, it was, as he likes to put it, “a hot mess.” Fights were frequent ...

Rosalyn S. Yalow, 89, Nobel Physicist  New York Times

Rosalyn S. Yalow, a medical physicist who persisted in entering a field largely reserved for men to become only the second woman to earn a Nobel Prize in ...

High school reunions planned in New Jersey region  Hunterdon County Democrat

Schools and camps throughout the New Jersey region are planning class reunions this year, and these are among the events aimed at bringing old friends and ...

Looking Back at the Grand Concourse's First Century  New York Times Blogs

To honor the centennial of the Grand Concourse, the Bronx Museum of the Arts has organized a yearlong, three-part exhibition. The first part, newly opened, ...

Fordham Road, Where the Blight Stopped  New York Times (blog)

The winding, sloping commercial strip was a retail haven — and a buffer against the blight of the South Bronx — during the tumultuous 1970s.

Funeral for slain Bronx woman found in glen off Bronx River Parkway - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

The people who knew and loved Pamela Graddick best sobbed and hugged at a small Baptist church in Highbridge Thursday afternoon, trying to cope with a ...

Little Dreamers: New book from the Daily News' Mike Lupica touches all the bases - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

This is an excerpt from "The Only Game," the latest book for young readers from bestselling author Mike Lupica, published by Simon & Schuster. It's available ...

A Yiddishe Momme of Music, Chana Mlotek, Dies at 91  New York Times

Mrs. Mlotek was a sleuth and archivist of Yiddish music whose song collections allowed thousands to imbibe the mirthful and mournful melodies of the shtetl, ...

Two Rochester Students Named as Minnesota's 2013 Presidential Scholars  St. Paul Asian American Press

Washington, D.C. (May 6, 2013) — U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced the 49th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 141 ...

Anna Schwartz, Economist Who Worked With Friedman, Dies at 96  New York Times

Anna J. Schwartz, a research economist who wrote monumental works on American financial history in collaboration with the Nobel laureate Milton Friedman ...

Nobel Prize winner Rosalyn Yalow never let anyone set limits on what she could accomplish - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

She was from New York, she was Jewish, she was a woman, and so Rosalyn Yalow was deemed unworthy of a career in science. But refusing to take no for an ...

Florida teen goes to jail after spiking teacher’s soda with hand sanitizer - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

Things don't seem so funny now. A high school student in Florida was arrested and put in jail after dropping hand sanitizer into his teacher's soda as a joke.

US Top 50 Senior Boys Indoor Returnees By Event

Check out the nation\'s top 50 boys returnees among the class of 2017 (seniors) for the upcoming indoor season.

Stringer, others save immigrant from deportation  Downtown Express

BY TERESE LOEB KREUZER | Mohammed Azam, 27, who came to New York City from Bangladesh as a nine year old, has something to celebrate this July 4.

LI teacher, athlete, dies of brain cancer  Newsday

Fran Friedland, a longtime teacher in the Syosset school district and lifelong athlete, has died at the age of 84.Friedland died Jan. 10 of brain cancer at her home ...

2016 MLB First-Year Player Draft: First-round complete results  CBS Sports

From the Phillies' selection of high-school outfielder Mickey Moniak first overall to the Cardinals landing a player who slipped a bit at No. 34.

2018 Draft talent to be on display at Atlanta's PDP event Saturday

The summer schedule for MLB/USA Baseball's Prospect Development Pipeline begins with a bang on Saturday in Atlanta, with a prospect-packed lineup that ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Boys 100m Dash  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor boys returnees in the 100 meter dash among wind legal F.A.T. times.

2016 MLB Draft: Team-by-team tracker for the first 10 rounds  CBS Sports

With Day 2 of the 2016 MLB First-Year Player Draft complete, here's every pick made in the first 10 rounds.

Pre-Nationals US Top 50 Boys Indoor Rankings  MileSplit

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