Living Wage NYC aims to make it clear to developers and companies what is involved in doing business with the city.
In late March, the legendary federal judge Jack Weinstein issued an opinion notable for both its legal and intellectual range.
Theyre called Sisters in Strength (SIS) and the seven teenagersages 17 to 19sitting around the conference table are eager to talk.
Parents all over Brooklyn are now learning how their preschoolers performed on entrance tests for the citys Gifted & Talented program. (Yes, we do test children who are too young to tie their own shoes.) The childrens scores will determine whether they are eligible to apply for a range of advanced tracks and special schools throughout the city.
God gives every one of us a gift, observes Carlo Formisano. Lets just say that giving people the best chicken around is our special gift. During his 24 years as manager of the La Pera Brothers live poultry market in Bensonhurst, Formisano has attracted new waves of immigrants and kept the loyalists coming back for more.