Kathy Hochul gives Eric Adams 4 years of schools control

Kathy Hochul gives Eric Adams 4 years of schools control

ALBANY – Mayor Eric Adams asked Gov. Kathy Hochul for three years of mayoral control in her $216.3 billion budget proposal — but she gave him four to show she’s “more collaborative” than her intractable predecessor. “I said I was more collaborative. I’m showing you how I’m more collaborative. This is a different day in … Read more

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Collegiate School’s ‘woke-over’ even too much for Upper West Siders

Collegiate School's 'woke-over' even too much for Upper West Siders

An elite Manhattan school’s mascot and motto woke-over was too much even for some residents of its progressive Upper West Side neighborhood Tuesday. Collegiate School scrubbed religious references from its motto and seal and diluted its “Dutchman” mascot logo after spending three years studying the PC move, including with a 17-person “task force” that released … Read more

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NYC woman sues ride-share app Via after ‘terrifying’ trip

NYC woman sues ride-share app Via after 'terrifying' trip

A Manhattan woman claims she endured a trip from hell through ride-share app Via — that ended with her fleeing the moving car on the Grand Central Parkway to get away from her irate driver, a new lawsuit charges. Dinora Dendariarena says Via only offered her a measly credit after she complained about the harrowing … Read more

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Staten Island politicians demand Albany fix NY bail-reform law

Staten Island politicians demand Albany fix NY bail-reform law

Staten Island politicians demanded Tuesday that Albany lawmakers fix New York’s bail-reform laws and grant judges the power to keep pre-trial suspects they deem dangerous behind bars, joining a chorus of local officials who have backed Mayor Eric Adams’ call to action. “The main message here is Staten Island supports our mayor in this quest, and … Read more

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