Three Bronx High School Science students were arrested last week in for allegedly hazing a freshman on school grounds, officials said Monday.
Cops responded to a 911 call from a 15-year-old student on Feb. 27 who said three upperclassmen sexually abused him the week before.
Pier Berkmans, 17, Thomas Brady, 16, and Boubacar Diallo, 16, were charged with forcible touching, hazing and harassment... » more
It's that time of year again: Seniors are hearing back from college admissions offices. There will be delight, and there will be sadness. And then there's the issue of how to pay.
The cost of postsecondary education is enormous, and a financial strain on most families. But applying for aid need not be as painful as it seems.
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The first thing any soon-to-be-matriculated... » more
While the city laid out nearly $21 million to get kids to class during the school bus strike, the impasse will save the city $80 million in the long run, the schools chancellor said Monday.
During the monthlong strike, which ends Wednesday as 8,000 school bus drivers get back to work, the city doled out big bucks for free student MetroCards and to reimburse parents for mileage.
Despite... » more