Thursday Aug 28
Building With 144 New Pre-K Seats Unfinished Days Before School Starts
The school providing the most full-day pre-K seats in its district is still under construction as crews work "around the clock" with just days to go before opening, according to the headmaster.
New York Daily News
August 13: Robin Williams, NASCAR and internet service
Brooklyn: I'm so sorry to hear about the passing of Robin Williams. Years ago when he was a struggling comic, he would entertain the crowd in front of the New York Public Library by mimicking passersby by walking next to them, copying each one's stride and actions without saying a word.
Woman Dies in Motorcycle Crash on Grand Central Parkway, Police Say
A woman died when a motorcycle she was riding on lost control and crashed on the Grand Central Parkway in East Elmhurst early Tuesday, killing her and seriously injuring the driver, authorities said.
Jackson Heights News
Queens girls close gender gap through coding program
While other teens are enjoying the beach and freedom from schoolwork, two Queens girls are doing their part to close the gender gap as they attend an eight-week summer session on computer coding.